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About Jesse James DeConto

Jesse James DeConto is a writer and musician in Durham, N.C. He is author of the spiritual memoir, This Littler Light: Some Thoughts on NOT Changing the World, Cascade Books, 2013 He writes, records and tours with his indie pop band The Pinkerton Raid. He regularly leads worship music and writes for The Christian Century, Sojourners, Huffington Post and other publications. Find more writings at and music at