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8 edition of Rescuing Jesus from the Christians found in the catalog.

Rescuing Jesus from the Christians

by Clayton Sullivan

  • 176 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Trinity Press International .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christology,
  • Theology - Christology,
  • Jesus Christ,
  • Religion,
  • Christian Theology - Christology,
  • Historicity,
  • Biblical Criticism & Interpretation - New Testament,
  • Teachings,
  • Bible - Criticism Interpretation - New Testament

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8643899M
    ISBN 101563383802
    ISBN 109781563383809
    OCLC/WorldCa48132027

      It's time for those of us who reject the Bible as a holy book but find it to be interesting and enjoyable as literature and mythology to start taking it back from the believers who have been.   This American Evangelical Christian Church wasn’t the plan. Well, it wasn’t Jesus’ plan. It may have been Constantine’s plan—but not Jesus’. Evangelists with a political leader’s ear; publicly shilling for him from the pulpit, influencing a nation’s legislation, wielding power from massive, opulent megachurches, imposing their will and religious preferences on the citizenry.

    Buy Rescuing Sex From the Christians by Sullivan, Clayton (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Clayton Sullivan.   One thought on “ Bible Verses about God Rescuing Us ” Kristi Ann says: Octo at pm Reply. PRAISE Our ONE TRUE GOD the FATHER, HIS SON Jesus-Yeshua Christ and the HOLY GHOST (HOLY SPIRIT) they’re All THREE in ONE!! Praise Christ Jesus-Yeshua for Today and Everyday, HE is KING of kings and LORD of lords, HE is the ALPHA.

    Spong has debated Christian philosopher and apologist William Lane Craig on the resurrection of Jesus. In 's Rescuing the Bible from Fundamentalism: A Bishop Rethinks the Meaning of Scripture, Spong argues that St. Paul was homosexual, a theme that was satirized in Church: The Episcopal Church. Beecher Stowe’s book was the second-best-selling book in the nineteenth century, after the Bible. [Image is from Chapter 5 of Volume ‘Unto the Ends of the Earth’ of ‘The Christians: Their First Two Thousand Years’ history book series.].


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Rescuing Jesus From the Christians is a powerful presentation with a profound message for all readers and highly recommended, very welcome contribution to New Testament Studies supplemental reading lists and reference collections."—The Bookwatch, June (Bookwatch) "Highly readable, this book is designed to force Christian leaders into/5(8).

“One of the most important books I’ve read in years, Rescuing Jesus is a thoughtful, well-researched, and compelling page-turner that gives me hope for the future of Christianity. Lee’s reporting skills really shine as she features the stories of women, people of color, and queer Christians stepping out of the margins to lead the church in new and exciting directions/5(33).

Rescuing Jesus from the Christians book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Makes the case that Jesus has been placed in a creedal /5(12).

In  Rescuing Jesus, Deborah Jian Lee, a journalist and former evangelical, brings readers deep inside this progressive movement and tells the stories of the young women and men at the forefront of it/5. Biblical scholar and Southern Baptist minister Clayton Sullivan brings together the latest work on the historical Jesus and offers four new strategies to help Christians find faith that is consistent with the best scholarship available.

Sullivan looks at some major questions - what was Jesus' main message, what was his attitude toward non-Jews, and more - and uses these to propose ways to Pages:   Rescuing Jesus from the Christians by Clayton L. Sullivan,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(12).

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Book Review: American Taliban» Rescuing Jesus from the Christians Octo Following on from my previous post, this was my dad’s essay on the subject of “Rescuing Jesus from the Christians”.

One of these days I’ll explain to him how he can publish things on his own blog, but until then it will live as a guest post on this. These podcasts will be identified by "RJ " in their titles to differentiate them from my series "Rescuing Jesus from the Bible." The "Christian Nation" portion of this podcast is identical to Ep.

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For I know the plans that I have for you,’ declares the Lord, ‘plans for welfare and not for calamity to give you a future and a hope. Then you will call upon Me and come and pray to Me, and I will listen to you.

You will seek Me and find Me when you search for Me with all your heart. read more. I will be found by you,’ declares the Lord, ‘and I will restore your fortunes and will. Deborah Jian Lee, the author of Rescuing Jesus: How People of Color, Women, and Queer Christians are Reclaiming Evangelicalism, is a journalist, and journalistic accounts of American evangelicalism tend toward at least two the one hand, those writing from a position outside evangelicalism often miss the real story or fail to genuinely grasp the emotional core of evangelicals’.

Jesus’ life was filled with many extraordinary deeds, so many, one of His disciples wrote, the world itself could not contain the books needed to record them. 12 But there are two very particular things Jesus did that were vital to the rescue. First, Jesus lived the life we should live, but do not.

We rebel; He submitted. We sin; He obeyed. Rescuing Jesus: How People of Color, Women & Queer Christians Are Reclaiming Evangelicalism, Deborah Jian Lee. Boston: Beacon Press, Summary: An account of how three marginalized groups within American evangelicalism are finding increasing acceptance, and the struggles they have faced along the way.

Deborah Jian Lee writes as a journalist who has been on the. Virginia Ramey Mollenkott reviews Rescuing Jesus, a book that suggests evangelicalism is being rescued by people of color, women, and queer : Virginia Ramey Mollenkott. Hardcover $ (pp) Rescuing Jesus highlights and spurs on change that is vital not only to the evangelical church but also to the country.

Rescuing Jesus: How People of Color, Women, and Queer Christians Are Reclaiming Evangelicalism, by Deborah Jian Lee, weaves a tapestry of hope from the stories of evangelicals.5/5.

The Paperback of the Rescuing Jesus: How People of Color, Women, and Queer Christians are Reclaiming Evangelicalism by Deborah Jian Lee at Barnes & Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your : Beacon Press. --Four Strategies for Rescuing Jesus --Strategy One: Distinguish between the Pre-Resurrection Jesus and the Post-Resurrection Jesus --Strategy Two: No Obligation Exists to Accept All Beliefs Held by the Early Church --Strategy Three: Beware of the Tendency to Sentimentalize Jesus and the Tendency to Aggrandize Jesus --Strategy Four: Rejoice in.

The persecution of Christians in the New Testament is an important part of the Early Christian narrative which depicts the early Church as being persecuted for their heterodox beliefs by a Jewish establishment in what was then the Roman province of Judea.

The New Testament, especially the Gospel of John (c. 90– AD), has traditionally been interpreted as relating Christian accounts of the. Books Nonfiction Email to friends Share on Facebook - opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter - opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest - opens in a new window or tab.

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Lee’s reporting skills really shine as she features the stories of women, people of color, and queer Christians stepping out of the margins to lead the church in new and exciting directions.Rescuing Jesus from Christianity will appeal to readers with an interest in religion, spirituality and inter-faith communication.

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