By Matthew J. Distefano,Michael Machuga
All Set Free units out to reply to the various more challenging questions Christians this present day are confronted with. it's going to problem the Augustinian realizing of hell and the Calvinist realizing of the atonement; exchanging them with a extra Christ-centered knowing of either doctrines. This ebook also will use the paintings of René Girard so as to reshape what percentage comprehend "what it capability to be human." Then and purely then should still we ask: "Who is God?"
Come discover what has turn into Matthew's theological pilgrimage to date. Come become aware of the God of peace.
"All Set Free . . . is a hard, provocative learn which makes use of the mimetic idea of René Girard to reframe the point of view during which readers learn the Bible."
--Michael Hardin, govt Director of Preaching Peace, editor/author of 8 books, together with The Jesus pushed Life
"Distefano contributes an available but exact synthesis of the way post-Evangelicals may well combine the discoveries of mimetic conception into an more and more transparent imaginative and prescient of the non-retributive God."
--Bradley Jersak, writer of A extra Christlike God
"All Set Free . . . provides us a good message of a nonviolent God whose deep appeal grants to make the rote prayer of 'your state come...on earth' turn into exciting human truth. an important e-book for twenty-first-century Christianity."
--Anthony W. Bartlett, writer, Co-Founder and Contributing Theologian at Theology and Peace
"All Set Free is a welcome boost to the turning out to be physique of literature that demanding situations the inherited rules of a violent God and a God for whom forgiveness and salvation rely on a propitiating loss of life of Jesus."
--J. Denny Weaver, Professor Emeritus of faith, Bluffton University
"In All Set Free, Distefano offers a manner of analyzing the scriptures that may be new to many. And therein lies its price. we don't achieve new perception via easily maintaining what we already think, we extend our pondering by means of exposing ourselves to principles that may contradict our present ideals. . . . a really well timed e-book indeed."
--Andre Rabe, founding father of regularly enjoyed Ministries and writer of Desire discovered Me
Matthew J. Distefano is a typical contributor for The Raven Foundation. he's an outspoken recommend for worldwide peace and non-violence. Matthew is married with one daughter and enjoys the nice outdoors.
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