Encounters with Silence by Karl Rahner

By Karl Rahner

One of many classics of recent spirituality, Encounters with Silence is one among Karl Rahner's such a lot lucid and robust books. A publication of meditations approximately man's relation with God, it isn't a piece of dry theology, yet fairly a ebook of prayerful reflections on love, wisdom, and religion, obedience, daily exercises, existence with our buddies and friends, our paintings and vocation, and human goodness. The tremendous good fortune of this relocating paintings is a tribute to its practicality and the power of the nice theologian to talk easily and but profoundly to boring women and men looking an inspiring consultant to the internal existence, one who by no means forsakes the realm of fact. The ebook is solid within the type of a discussion with God that strikes from humble yet involved inquiry to pleased contemplation.

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Worship and the Reality of God: An Evangelical Theology of by John Jefferson Davis

By John Jefferson Davis

Is God lacking from our worship? stumbling blocks to actual worship will not be approximately modern or conventional song, digital gadgetry or seeker sensitivity. relatively it's the conduct of brain and center, conditioned through our surrounding tradition, that prevent our religion within the actual presence of the transcendent God between his humans. Sensing a true desire for renewal, John Jefferson Davis deals a theology of worship that uncovers the main primary boundaries to our important involvement within the worship of our holy God. His profound theological research results in clean and bracing strategies that may be specifically priceless to all those that lead worship or are looking to extra absolutely and deeply come upon the dignity and majesty of God.

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Beyond the Shadowlands: C. S. Lewis on Heaven and Hell by Wayne Martindale

By Wayne Martindale

C. S. Lewis’s fiction is wealthy with reflections at the afterlife. for plenty of, examining his books is helping in forming a extra bright knowing of Heaven and Hell. during this publication, Lewis student Wayne Martindale makes use of a few of Lewis’s best-loved fiction as an imaginitive supplement to his dialogue on eternity.

Those who comprehend Lewis’s paintings will take pleasure in Martindale’s thorough exam of the robust photos of Heaven and Hell present in Lewis’s fiction, and all readers can savour Martindale’s scholarly but available tone. learn this publication, and you'll see afresh the beauty of what lies past the Shadowlands.

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Christian Symbol and Ritual: An Introduction by Bernard Cooke, Gary Macy

By Bernard Cooke, Gary Macy

In Christian image and formality, Bernard Cooke and Gary Macy supply an obtainable and interesting creation to the subject written from a non-denominational viewpoint. Cooke and Macy reveal that social gathering, ritual, and image are already primary to our lives, although such a lot don't see their activities as symbolic or ritualistic. They attach important Christian symbols to the symbols and rituals already found in way of life and position Christian theology in a well-known context. After discussing the features and features of rituals, they discover other kinds of formality, together with these of friendship, worship, and therapeutic. The authors additionally learn such questions as how rituals identify and keep energy relationships, how "official" rituals are diverse from "popular" Christian rituals and devotions, and the way Christian rituals functionality within the technique of human salvation. Christian image and formality is a useful source for college students, academics, and lay readers.

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101 Days of Absolute Victory by Billy Joe Daughtery

By Billy Joe Daughtery

Have you felt you may use extra faith?Many instances readers consider this fashion yet have no idea what to do approximately it. religion is sort of a muscle; it needs to be labored out and utilized to ensure that it to extend. Billy Joe Daugherty, pastor of the 20,000 member church, Victory Christian middle in Tulsa, Oklahoma, has compiled one zero one robust and religion inspiring devotions sure to develop readers right into a new realm of faith!Have you ever felt you'll use extra faith?Many instances we think this fashion yet don’t recognize what to do approximately it. religion is sort of a muscle; it needs to be labored out and utilized to ensure that it to extend. Billy Joe Daugherty, pastor of the 20,000 member church Victory Christian heart in Tulsa, Oklahoma, has compiled one hundred and one strong and religion inspiring devotions sure to enhance readers right into a new realm of faith!101 Days of religion is for everyone; despite age or non secular adulthood. you may be inspired and encouraged as you examine on a daily basis easy methods to draw on God’s strength that will help you in the course of the demanding situations of lifestyles. strong scriptural passages paired with dynamic “declarations of religion” supply a refreshingly sensible solution to follow what you examine. excellent as a present and private devotion, this can be a must-have product for a person imminent the Christmas and New yr season.

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