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Patience with God : faith for people who don't like religion (or atheism)

Author: Frank Schaeffer
Publisher: Philadelphia : Da Capo Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Da Capo Press edView all editions and formats
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From the bestselling and controversial author of "Keeping Faith" and "Crazy for God" comes a spirited, witty, and provocative challenge to atheists and fundamentalists alike. "I hope this book will provide a meeting place for those of us who count ourselves among the scattered community of what I'll call "The Church of Hopeful Uncertainty."--Author.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Named Person: Frank Schaeffer; Frank Schaeffer
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Schaeffer
ISBN: 9780306818547 030681854X
OCLC Number: 317919165
Description: xxi, 230 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Where extremes meet. How the atheists poison atheism ; How many ways are there to say, "There is no God!"? ; Why does Dawkins oppose faith with lapel pins? ; Determinism religious and secular is the ultimate insanity defense ; Dennett says religion evolved the way folk music did ; Hitchens poisons Hitchens ; The only thing evangelicals will never forgive is not hating the "other" ; Spaceship Jesus will come back and whisk us away --
Patience with each other, patience with God. So naked before a just and angry God ; There is more in man than the mere breath of his body ; That "truth button" should humble everyone ; How do spiritual catalysts works? ; "Shedding over every daily task the light of love" ; He never left a trace that he'd been there ; Much more miraculous than a good cup of coffee ; "First and last alike receive your reward."
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Zoom Street magazine "If you can relate to the subtitle here, this book has a lot to offer. It occupies a comfortable niche on the No Man's Land between Rick Warren's A Purpose Driven Life and Read more...

 
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