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Celtic Fire

Celtic Fire

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by William J. Abraham
     
 
Everybody knows that mainline Christianity in the West is on the skids. This book explains why. Using the Methodist church as a case study, Abraham shows the fatal policy decisions in play over the last two centuries. By means of a lively overview of the lives of Albert Outler, John Sung, and William Arthur, he shows what choices were made and why. He also shows how

Overview

Everybody knows that mainline Christianity in the West is on the skids. This book explains why. Using the Methodist church as a case study, Abraham shows the fatal policy decisions in play over the last two centuries. By means of a lively overview of the lives of Albert Outler, John Sung, and William Arthur, he shows what choices were made and why. He also shows how the church in the West can recover its nerve and get back on track. Everyone interested in the recovery of Christianity in the West should read this book.

Editorial Reviews

The Methodist Church - ESD News
Abraham's work is dense but always insightful and, although written with an eye on the UMC, raises important issues for all interested in the practice and theory of evangelism

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940014186551
Publisher:
Highland Loch Press
Publication date:
03/31/2012
Sold by:
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Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
371 KB

Meet the Author

William J. Abraham is Albert Cook Outler Professor of Wesley Studies and Altshuler Distinguished Teaching Professor at Perkins School of Theology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, United States.

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Celtic Fire 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
You would luke it