New York Times best selling author Rob Bell comes to Santa Barbara. Bell is a former pastor and founder of Mars Hill Bible Church in Grandville, Michigan. Author of ten novels including Love Wins, What We Talk About When We Talk About God, The Zimzum of Love, How To Be Here and What is the Bible?, Bell was named one of the 100 most Influential People in the World by Time Magazine in 2011.
Along with his success as an author, Bell has also toured with Oprah, been profiled in the New Yorker, and had his podcast named the Best of 2015 by iTunes. His podcast, RobCast, is the #1 spirituality podcast to date. With over 170 episodes, Bell’s podcast includes interviews along with personal anecdotes and insights. Bell also has a show which he presents regularly at the Largo, a nightclub for music and comedy in Los Angeles.
Bell will be presenting with special guest Peter Rollins, a world-renowned public speaker, theologist, and philosopher from Northern Ireland. They will be speaking at The Lobero Theatre (33 E. Canon Perdido St.) at 8 p.m. on Saturday, January 27. For more information regarding ticket purchases, visit https://www.lobero.org/events/rob-bell/ or contact the Lobero Theatre box office at 805/963-0761.