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Letter to a Christian nation

Author: Sam Harris
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 2006.
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"[Since the publication of my book The end of faith, t]housands of people have written to tell me that I am wrong not to believe in God. The most hostile of these communications have come from Christians. This is ironic, as Christians generally imagine that no faith imparts the virtues of love and forgiveness more effectively than their own. The truth is that many who claim to be transformed by Christ's love are  Read more...
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Harris, Sam, 1967-
Letter to a Christian nation.
New York : Knopf, 2006
(OCoLC)607895752
Online version:
Harris, Sam, 1967-
Letter to a Christian nation.
New York : Knopf, 2006
(OCoLC)608944208
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sam Harris
ISBN: 0307265773 9780307265777
OCLC Number: 70158553
Description: xii, 96 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Sam Harris.
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"[Since the publication of my book The end of faith, t]housands of people have written to tell me that I am wrong not to believe in God. The most hostile of these communications have come from Christians. This is ironic, as Christians generally imagine that no faith imparts the virtues of love and forgiveness more effectively than their own. The truth is that many who claim to be transformed by Christ's love are deeply, even murderously, intolerant of criticism. While we may want to ascribe this to human nature, it is clear that such hatred draws considerable support from the Bible. How do I know this? The most disturbed of my correspondents always cite chapter and verse."--Page vii.

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