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The Resource Speaking Christian : why Christian words have lost their meaning and power-- and how they can be restored, Marcus J. Borg

Speaking Christian : why Christian words have lost their meaning and power-- and how they can be restored, Marcus J. Borg

Label
Speaking Christian : why Christian words have lost their meaning and power-- and how they can be restored
Title
Speaking Christian
Title remainder
why Christian words have lost their meaning and power-- and how they can be restored
Statement of responsibility
Marcus J. Borg
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Asserts that a failure to understand Christian words and phrases has lead to the religion losing much of its meaning, and offers a path back to a true understanding of Christianity
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Borg, Marcus J
Dewey number
230
Index
no index present
LC call number
BT77
LC item number
.B67 2011
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Theology, Doctrinal
  • Christian education and language
Label
Speaking Christian : why Christian words have lost their meaning and power-- and how they can be restored, Marcus J. Borg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-243)
Contents
Speaking Christian -- Beyond literalism -- Salvation -- The Bible -- God -- God's character -- Jesus -- The death of Jesus -- Easter -- Believing and faith -- Mercy -- Righteousness -- Sin -- Forgiveness and repentance -- John 3:16 -- Born again -- The only way -- The ascension -- Pentecost -- The rapture and the second coming -- Heaven -- The creeds and the Trinity -- The Lord's Supper -- The Lord's prayer -- Conclusion
Control code
sky235359563
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 248 p.
Isbn
9780061976551
Lccn
2011282533
Label
Speaking Christian : why Christian words have lost their meaning and power-- and how they can be restored, Marcus J. Borg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-243)
Contents
Speaking Christian -- Beyond literalism -- Salvation -- The Bible -- God -- God's character -- Jesus -- The death of Jesus -- Easter -- Believing and faith -- Mercy -- Righteousness -- Sin -- Forgiveness and repentance -- John 3:16 -- Born again -- The only way -- The ascension -- Pentecost -- The rapture and the second coming -- Heaven -- The creeds and the Trinity -- The Lord's Supper -- The Lord's prayer -- Conclusion
Control code
sky235359563
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 248 p.
Isbn
9780061976551
Lccn
2011282533

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