The Fidelity of Betrayal: Towards a Church Beyond Belief (Rating: 3.69 - 2207 votes)PDF online books The Fidelity of Betrayal: Towards a Church Beyond Belief by Peggy Patterson with other formats. Download and Read Online books The Fidelity of Betrayal: Towards a Church Beyond Belief Online Peggy Patterson, its easy way to download The Fidelity of Betrayal: Towards a Church Beyond Belief books for multiple devices. Peter Rollins full text books
|Title||:||The Fidelity of Betrayal: Towards a Church Beyond Belief|
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|Category||:||Theology, Religion, Christianity, Philosophy, Spirituality, Non fiction, Church|
PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Fidelity of Betrayal: Towards a Church Beyond Belief About years ago I came across the evocative phrase religionless Christianity in Dietrich Bonhoeffer s later writings and it has stayed with me ever since In his new book i The Fidelity of Betrayal i Peter Rollins has teased out as Bonhoeffer never had the chance to do profound possibilities hidden in the phrase As a huge fan of Peter s first book I find his second no less thoughtful stimulating and at times unsettling always in a most de constructive way His subversive parables his clever turns of phrase and his beguiling clarity all conspire to tempt the reader into that most fertile and terrifying of activities to think to the very rim of one s understanding and then to faithfully imagine the Truth that lies far beyond .
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What if one of the core demands of a radical Christianity lay in a call for its betrayal while the ultimate act of affirming God required the forsaking of God And what if fidelity to the Judeo Christian Scriptures demanded their renunciation In short what would it mean if the only way of finding real faith involved betraying it with a kiss .
Employing the insights of mysticism and deconstructive theory i The Fidelity of Betrayal i delves into the subversive and revolutionary nature of a Christianity that dwells within the church while simultaneously undermining it