Andrew Byers's Faith Without Illusions: Following Jesus as a Cynic-Saint PDF

By Andrew Byers

Cynicism has turn into nearly a cliché. It pervades the tradition and defines the age--and threatens to derail religion. Andrew Byers identifies the first components within the church that encourage disillusionment instead of religion, yet he is going past that to aid suffering cynics channel their frustrations into the redemptive vocations present in the Bible: the prophet, the sage, the tragic poet. those all locate their success in Jesus, and he in flip conjures up cynics from the apostle Paul to you and me to include our saintly calling--hopeful realism.

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