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A New York Times Bestselling And Widely Admired Catholic Writer Explores How We Can Retrieve Transcendent Faith In Modern Times Critically Acclaimed And Bestselling Author James Carroll Has Explored Every Aspect Of Christianity, Faith, And Jesus Christ Except This Central One What Can We Believe About And How Can We Believe In Jesus In The Twenty First Century In Light Of The Holocaust And Other Atrocities Of The Twentieth Century And The Drift From Religion That Followed What Carroll Has Discovered Through Decades Of Writing And Lecturing Is That He Is Far From Alone In Clinging To A Received Memory Of Jesus That Separates Him From His Crucial Identity As A Jew, And Therefore As A Human Yet If Jesus Was Not Taken As Divine, He Would Be Of No Interest To Us What Can That Mean Now Paradoxically, The Key Is His Permanent Jewishness No Christian Himself, Jesus Actually Transcends Christianity Drawing On Both A Wide Range Of Scholarship As Well As His Own Acute Searching As A Believer, Carroll Takes A Fresh Look At The Most Familiar Narratives Of All Matthew, Mark, Luke, And John Far From Another Book About The Historical Jesus, He Takes The Challenges Of Science And Contemporary Philosophy Seriously He Retrieves The Power Of Jesus Profound Ordinariness, As An Answer To His Own Last Question What Is The Future Of Jesus Christ As The Key To A Renewal Of Faith. Christ Actually

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10 thoughts on “Christ Actually

  1. James Smith James Smith says:

    Reads like a dated tract from the sixties dressed in 21st century drag like warmed over Tillich.

  2. Greg Greg says:

    A Review of James Carroll s book,Christ Actually The Son of GodFor the Secular AgeBy Greg CusackDecember 6, 2014James Carroll is a gentleman of my generation and, as my friend Ken Wolf has point

  3. Jim Jim says:

    Carroll, who wrestled so artfully with Christianity s, and particularly, the Roman Church s denigration of Jews throughout history, applies a similar treatment to what he calls a modern understandi

  4. BHodges BHodges says:

    A stirring and challenging attempt to find the meaning, history, and relevance of Jesus Christ in a secular age Carroll seeks to recover a sense of the Jewishness of Jesus by investigating how the rec

  5. Pete Pete says:

    probably not that interesting if you don t answer to a vague self description as christian as a reading experience i d probably give this a 3.5 4 i think carroll gives human beings too much credit, if an

  6. Scriptor Ignotus Scriptor Ignotus says:

    How do we believe in God in the post religious twenty first century How do we follow Christ after the Holocaust and the Death of God According to Carroll s beautifully written analysis, both Judaism and Chr

  7. Jonna Higgins-Freese Jonna Higgins-Freese says:

    I wanted to like this book I loved _Constantine s Sword_ And I must say that after writing this review, I find itvaluable that I thought I would But it s a bit of a hard slog, for some reason, which is odd bec

  8. Roger Briggs Roger Briggs says:

    I suppose as an agnostic hedging my bets I suppose , it is somewhatdifficult to take on ascholarly text dealing with Jesus and Christianity The main disadvantage is vocabulary, terminology and religious historica

  9. Christen Christen says:

    This is the best book when it comes to looking at Jesus Christ through the Historical Jesus lens This book talked about all the things that my history side was in conflict with the spiritual and belief side This boo

  10. Rick Lee James Rick Lee James says:

    Jesus reveals humanity and much as he reveals divinity This is a thorough study of who Christ is going all the way back to Jesus before the written gospels when Jesus was viewed as Lord and it brings us to the present

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