New PDF release: A Faith of Our Own: Following Jesus Beyond the Culture Wars

By Jonathan Merritt

ISBN-10: 0446557234

ISBN-13: 9780446557238

each day, significant headlines inform the tale of the way Christianity is trying to persuade American tradition and politics. yet data exhibit that younger americans are upset with a religion that has turn into culturally adverse and too heavily aligned with partisan politics. during this own but functional paintings, Jonathan Merritt uncovers the altering face of yank Christianity through uniquely studying the arrival of age of a brand new iteration of Christians.

Jonathan Merritt illuminates the religious ethos of this new new release of believers who interact the area with Christ-centered religion yet an un-polarized political viewpoint. via own tales and biblically rooted remark this scion of a number one evangelical kinfolk takes an in depth, considerate examine the altering non secular and political setting, addressing such divisive matters as abortion, homosexual marriage, environmental use and care, race, warfare, poverty, and the imbalance of global wealth. via Scripture, the examples of Jesus, and private defining religion reviews, he distills the basic truths on the middle of a Christian religion that's now simply coming of age.

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