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By Philip J. Lee

during this penetrating and provocative review of the present country of faith and its results on society at huge, Philip J. Lee criticizes conservatives and liberals alike as he lines gnostic motifs to the very roots of yank Protestantism. With references to a rare spectrum of writings from assets as assorted as John Calvin, Martin Buber, Tom Wolfe, Margaret Atwood, and Emily Dickinson, he probes the consequences of gnostic pondering on quite a lot of matters. Calling for the recovery of a dialectical religion and perform, the e-book issues to confident methods of restoring wellbeing and fitness to endangered Protestant churches.

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