A Heretic's Guide to Eternity

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John Wiley & Sons, Jun 15, 2007 - Religion - 288 pages
Distinguishing between religion and spirituality, Burke offers what he calls a new way of looking at God, one centered on the idea of grace. He emphasizes a God who is looking to save the world, not a God who seems more intent on condemning certain practices . . . . For Burke, God is to be questioned, not simply obeyed. His challenging thesis will appeal to many people today who have given up on organized religion but still seek some connection to spirituality.
 

Contents

Section II Questioning What We Know
73
Section III Living in Grace
151
Notes
229
The Authors
245

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Spencer Burke is the creator of TheOOZE.com, which receives 200,000 unique visitors a month, and of ETREK.com, a website that facilitates alternative learning groups. He is the host of Soularize, which is the original postmodern/emergent annual conference.

Barry Taylor is a teacher, musician, writer, and speaker with advanced degrees in cross-cultural and intercultural studies, who lectures on a wide variety of subjects, from advertising and consumer culture to art and postmodern spirituality.

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