Ecclesiastes Dispels Illusions

Ecclesiastes Dispels Illusions

by Stan Baldwin
     
 
Ecclesiastes is a John-the-Baptist kind of book. It functions less as a meal; more as a bath. It is less nourishment; more cleansing. It is repentance. It is purging. We read Ecclesiastes to get scrubbed clean from illusion and sentiment, from ideas that are idolatrous and feelings that satiate. Qohelet writes an exposé and rejection of expectation that we can

Overview

Ecclesiastes is a John-the-Baptist kind of book. It functions less as a meal; more as a bath. It is less nourishment; more cleansing. It is repentance. It is purging. We read Ecclesiastes to get scrubbed clean from illusion and sentiment, from ideas that are idolatrous and feelings that satiate. Qohelet writes an exposé and rejection of expectation that we can live our lives on our own terms.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940044342651
Publisher:
Stan Baldwin
Publication date:
02/25/2013
Sold by:
Smashwords
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
478 KB

Meet the Author

Stan Baldwin is from Texas. He is married to Lorrie. They have three children and six grandchildren. He graduated from Yale University Divinity School, Austin Graduate School of Theology and Oklahoma University. Stan has served in the U.S. Air Force and has been in full time ministry for 15 years. He writes and edits for Mercy Street Ministries.

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