The key idea of how not to speak of god is that many christians in the emergent church movement embrace paradox the first few chapters unpack the implicit idea in the title that the moment we speak of god we deny who god is all attempts to define or describe the christian god are doomed. How not to speak of god was published in 2006 and was rollins first book the book is split into two parts part 1 heretical orthodoxy from right belief to believing in the right way is a deconstru peter rollins is one of the few figures from europe to feature prominently on the american emerging church scene. Not many who speak of god do so in ways that are at one moment deeply inspiring and poignant in resonance with the great christian mystics and at the next disturbing in the tradition of the hebrew prophets not many people who speak of god do so with a mixture of pentecostal evangelical experience a wide reading in. How not to speak of god is a difficult difficult read it is dense packed with theological terms old and new and intensely circuitous but the points it makes are supremely important ushering in a new era in thinking about christianity. Book review how not to speak of god peter rollins with special offer peter rollins founder of the ikon community an emerging church in ireland has recently penned how not to speak of god peter rollins it is a book that will be important for every church to wrestle with rollins writes as one who is both theologian
How it works:
1. Register a Free 1 month Trial Account.
2. Download as many books as you like ( Personal use )
3. No Commitment. Cancel anytime.
4. Join Over 100.000 Happy Readers.
5. That's it. What you waiting for? Sign Up and Get Your Books.