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  • Title: This Hebrew Lord
  • Author: John Shelby Spong
  • ISBN: 9780060675202
  • Page: 200
  • Format: Paperback

  • In This Study I Found A Lord, a center for my being Behind the supernatural framework of the first centuryI discover a life I wanted to know a life that possessed a power I wanted to possess a freedom, a wholeness for which I had yearned for years Illuminating the figure who stands at the center of all the Christian Church is, John Shelby Spong explores Jesus undeIn This Study I Found A Lord, a center for my being Behind the supernatural framework of the first centuryI discover a life I wanted to know a life that possessed a power I wanted to possess a freedom, a wholeness for which I had yearned for years Illuminating the figure who stands at the center of all the Christian Church is, John Shelby Spong explores Jesus under the light of the Hebrew tradition into which he was born Candid, personal, and soundly argued, this is Spong s spiritual and intellectual pilgrimaged to the Christ he discovered in Jesus of Nazareth.
    John Shelby Spong
    John Shelby Spong was the Episcopal bishop of Newark before his retirement in 2000 As a leading spokesperson for an open, scholarly, and progressive Christianity, Bishop Spong has taught at Harvard and at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California He has also lectured at universities, conference centers, and churches in North America, Europe, Asia, and the South Pacific His books include A New Christianity for a New World, Rescuing the Bible from Fundamentalism, Resurrection Myth or Reality Why Christianity Must Change or Die, and his autobiography, Here I Stand.


    Commentaires:

    Dana
    This book validated the way in which I relate to Jesus.

    Chris Coffman
    Bishop Spong is in Australia at the moment promoting his latest book, and so a friend and I invited him to dinner last Monday. Bishop Spong (he immediately introduces himself as "Jack") only accepted our invitation on Saturday morning, so I ran out to a bookstore and bought two of his books to read before Monday night, and this was one of the two I found. My friend John read his latest one, which is called something like WHY CHRISTIANITY MUST CHANGE OR DIE.Look . . . I guess I'm conflicted in tr [...]

    lafemmeally
    I liked this book. Spong has repeated the central theme of this book in many of his other books, and it is nothing new in terms of the strains of Christian theological thought that has developed over the past two centuries. Spong argues that our current understanding of Jesus is warped as we are not understanding him in his proper historical context. In a nutshell, Spong claims that the ancient world in which Christianity emerged and developed was heavily Hellenised and this influenced both the [...]

    Lynette Lark
    Rev. Spong tells us the truth about the scriptures. He wipes off all the BS we have been fed. It actually draws you closer to the spirit.

    Ruth
    A bit dated now, but Spong's consideration of the essential Jewishness of Jesus' teachings was considered scandalous in the 1970s. Really good introduction to the Jewish roots of his teachings and ideas.

    Katherine
    Heart-wrenchingly beautiful and head-scratchingly heretical. FOUR STARS!!!

    Kev
    Beautiful

    Andrew Ward
    I enjoyed this book but not as much as some of JohnShelby Spongs later works. It's still informative and readers who like progressive theology will I think enjoy it as I did.

    Lee F.
    Sadly, I did not read Spong because of my disagreement of his viewswell I was wrong. this book is just great.

    Willa Grant
    This is one of JSS first books & is not as developed as his subsequent ones but well worth reading for the progressive Christian.

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