ReJesus: A Wild Messiah for a Missional Church

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Hendrickson Publishers, 2008 - Religion - 204 pages
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ReJesus asks the following questions: What ongoing role does Jesus the Messiah play in shaping the ethos and self understanding of the movement that originated in him? ???????????????????????? How is the Christian religion informed and shaped by the Jesus that we meet in the Gospels? ???????????????????????? How do we assess the continuity required between the life and example of Jesus and the subsequent religion called Christianity? ???????????????????????? In how many ways do we domesticate the radical Revolutionary in order to sustain our religion and religiosity? ???????????????????????? How can a rediscovery of Jesus renew our discipleship, the Christian community, and the ongoing mission of the church?

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At first glance Re-Jesus appears to be in the same realm as the other edgy postmodern books sold at hip emergent conferences. But the reality is, you can’t judge a book by its cover. The book should ... Read full review

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Blah ... I liked their first book together. This one not so good, too Eldridgish :). It did have a fantastic descriptive phrase ... 'depressingly Newtonian'. I have no idea how to work that one into daily conversation but try I will.

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