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Finding God at Harvard : spiritual journeys of thinking Christians

Author: Kelly Monroe Kullberg
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : Zondervan Pub. House, ©1996.
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Kelly Monroe presents the testimonies of forty-two faculty members, former students, and distinguished orators at Harvard. Their candid reflections convincingly refute the claim that Christian faith cannot survive a rigorous intellectual atmosphere. The challenge of reconciling a personal encounter with Truth within the academic community is plainly illustrated.
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Finding God at Harvard.
Grand Rapids, Mich. : Zondervan Pub. House, c1996
(OCoLC)605111090
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kelly Monroe Kullberg
ISBN: 0310405602 9780310405603 0310219221 9780310219224
OCLC Number: 33206808
Description: 368 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Questions in a quiet moment / Rebecca Baer Porteous --
The inexplicable prayers of Ruby Bridges / Robert Coles My search for the historical Jesus / Todd Lake --
After the gang, what? / Evelyn Lewis Perera --
Disillusioned / William Edgar --
A professor under reconstruction / Glenn Loury --
A crisis of meaning / Richard Keyes --
Harvard, what of the light? / Hermann Hagedorn --
A world split apart / Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn --
On gravity and lift / Paul Wylie --
Hope in a secular age / Armand Nicholi Jr. --
He sent His word and healed them / Michael Yang --
Facing death, embracing life / Brent Foster --
Wonder and wildness: on sex and freedom / Poh Lian Lim --
Childrearing interlude / Kathryn Donovan Wiegand --
The grace that shaped my life / Nicholas Wolterstorff --
Perfectionism, shame, and liberation / Rodney Petersen --
A journey toward wholeness / Betsy Dawn Inskeep Smylie --
Harvard Square / Habib Malik --
Christ and karma: a Hindu's quest for the holy / Krister Sairsingh --
Jesus, more than a prophet / Lamin Sanneh --
Power and gender at the Divinity School / John Rankin --
From prophets to profits / Robert K. Massie Jr. --
In sorrow, joy / Ruth Goodwin --
Conversion: one journey outside the gate / Jeffrey Barneson --
Salvation to the streets / Anthony Parker --
Crisis and faith / Elizabeth Dole --
How did we not know? / Peter Clark --
Cambridge, countries, and Christ / Robert Beschel Jr. --
Christianity and the scientific enterprise / Charles Thaxton --
More than machines / Owen Gingerich --
Why be a scientist? / Gregory Hammett --
Thorns in the garden planet / Vera Shaw --
Judeo-Christian versus pagan scholarship / Harold J. Berman --
Feasting at the table of the Lord / Peter Feaver --
Called to teach / Robert Fong --
A sense of mystery: reflections of a monk / Brother John --
A hunger for God / Mother Teresa --
On abundant life / Phillips Brooks --
Alternative to futility / Elton Trueblood --
The wonder of being / Charles Malik --
Epilogue: a taste of new wine / Kelly Monroe.
Responsibility: Kelly Monroe, editor.

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Kelly Monroe presents the testimonies of forty-two faculty members, former students, and distinguished orators at Harvard. Their candid reflections convincingly refute the claim that Christian faith cannot survive a rigorous intellectual atmosphere. The challenge of reconciling a personal encounter with Truth within the academic community is plainly illustrated.

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