Honest to God

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Westminster John Knox Press, 2002 - Religion - 183 pages
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This is the fortieth anniversary edition of John Robinson's classic text. Honest to God is a bracing and engaging call to re-examine outdated and troublesome images of God.

 

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Contents

Reluctant Revolution
11
The End of Theism?
29
The Ground of Our Being
45
The Man for Others
64
Worldly Holiness
84
The New Morality
105
Recasting the Mould
122
Index
142
Honest to God in North America
145
Honest to God in Great Britain
163
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About the author (2002)

John A. T. Robinson was an New Testament scholar who served as Bishop of Woolwich, England and as Dean of Trinity College, University of Cambridge. Among his many writings are Redating the New Testament, Truth is Two-Eyed, and Wrestling with Romans.

Douglas John Hall served as Professor of Christian Theology at McGill University in Montreal, Quebec, Canada prior to his death in 2005. He is the author of "Thinking the Faith: Christian Theology in a North American Context" and "God and Human Suffering: An Exercise in the Theology of the Cross".

Rowan Williams was enthroned as Archbishop of Canterbury in February 2003. His previous positions include Archbishop of Wales, Lady Margaret Professor of Divinity, Oxford and Dean of Clare College, Cambridge. He has taught theology for more than fifteen years in five continents, worked as a parish priest, and published widely. His previous publications include "Teresa of Avila" (1991), "Open to Judgment" (1994) and "Sergi Bulgakov" (1999).

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