Confessions of a Secular Jesus Follower: Finding Answers in by Tom Krattenmaker

By Tom Krattenmaker

An award-winning USA Today columnist makes the case for a way a Jesus free of faith and politics meets the necessity for that means and goal in secular America.
 
Tom Krattenmaker is a part of a turning out to be dialog established at Yale college that acknowledges—and seeks to address—the abiding desire for that means and thought in post-religious the United States. What, they ask, provides a lifestyles that means? What constitutes a existence good led?
  
In Confessions of an earthly Jesus Follower, Krattenmaker stocks his miraculous end approximately the place enter and notion may perhaps most sensible be chanced on: within the determine of Jesus. And Jesus, not just as a superb instance and instructor, yet Jesus because the fundamental consultant for one's life.
 
Drawing on sociological learn, own adventure, and insights from fifteen years learning and writing on faith in American public existence, Krattenmaker indicates that during Jesus, nonreligious humans like himself can locate certain and compelling knowledge on the best way to honor the humanity in ourselves and others, tips on how to construct extra peaceable lives, how generosity will help humans and groups create extra abundance, the right way to become independent from from self-defeating behaviors, and the way to tip the scales towards justice.
 
In a time whilst extra humans than ever are choosing as atheist or agnostic, Confessions of a mundane Jesus Follower is a groundbreaking and compelling paintings that rediscovers Jesus--and our personal top selves--for the international of today.

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