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The Gospel According To America A Meditation On A God-Blessed, Christ-Haunted Idea by David Dark

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Published by Westminster John Knox Press .
Written in English

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Number of Pages173
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Open LibraryOL7628304M
ISBN 100664227694
ISBN 109780664227692

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A summary of The Gospel According to Matthew (Matthew) in 's Bible: The New Testament. Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of Bible: The New Testament and what it means. Perfect for acing essays, tests, and quizzes, as well as for writing lesson plans.   The other volumes in the Westminster John Knox “Gospel According to ” series (the Simpsons, Tolkien, Disney, Oprah) have all had more focused subjects than David Dark’s “The Gospel According to America: A Meditation on a God-blessed, Christ-haunted Idea.” As the subtitle suggests, this book does not present a cogent argument from beginning to end.   The seminal book for this movement is The Gospel According to Jesus: What Does Jesus Mean When He Says “Follow Me”? the first edition of which was published in The book was revised in a second edition in and that edition was reprinted with a . Renowned British music journalist and author Steve Turner surveys the religious and spiritual influence of the Beatles, the band that changed the history of music forever. With new interviews, never-before-published material, and fresh insights, Turner helps the reader understand the religious and spiritual ideas and ideals that influenced the music and lives of the Beatles and helps us see Pages: