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Only human : Christian reflections on the journey toward wholeness

Author: David P Gushee
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, ©2005.
Series: Enduring questions in Christian life series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Other than the question of God, the question of human naturewho we are, why we are here, why we behave as we dois the most fundamental and perplexing of all. We are mystified at both the kindness and the horrors of human behavior and wonder where God is in both. In Only Human, David Gusheeethicist, pastor, and award-winning Christian writer--uses a classic Christian framework to addresses questions about what it  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David P Gushee
ISBN: 0787964158 9780787964153
OCLC Number: 58843595
Description: xv, 224 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Life's journey, human nature, and the quest for wholeness --
Does "human nature" even exist? --
What am I made of? --
Why do relationships matter so much to me? --
Am I a "sinner"? --
Am I really free? --
How do I become a good person? --
What does moral greatness look like? --
Where can true wholeness be found?
Series Title: Enduring questions in Christian life series.
Responsibility: David P. Gushee ; foreword by Stanley Hauerwas.
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Other than the question of God, the question of human naturewho we are, why we are here, why we behave as we dois the most fundamental and perplexing of all. We are mystified at both the kindness and the horrors of human behavior and wonder where God is in both. In Only Human, David Gusheeethicist, pastor, and award-winning Christian writer--uses a classic Christian framework to addresses questions about what it means to be a human being, our makeup and nature, what is right and what is wrong with us, and our origins and destiny. -- from PUBLISHER DESCRI[TION.

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