Praying and Campaigning with Environmental Christians: Green

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You can get there by saying this simple yet powerful prayer! As the Reformers wanted all members of the church to be able to read the Bible, education on all levels got a strong boost. But I'm on-board for whatever the school leadership thinks is right. But because every religion conveys possible ways of expressing human experience and self-understanding, and because each can be utterly incomprehensible to the other, we are facing what Gerald Burns describes as a “contest of narratives.” Our country fairly seethes with talk about political religion and politics, much of it designed to confuse rather than clarify, to inflame rather than inform.

Pages: 242

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan; 1st ed. 2016 edition (July 3, 2016)

ISBN: 1137600349

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