The Last Christian on Earth: Uncover the Enemy's Plot to Undermine the Church

The Last Christian on Earth: Uncover the Enemy's Plot to Undermine the Church

by Os Guinness

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ISBN-13: 9780801017698
Publisher: Baker Publishing Group
Publication date: 02/18/2010
Pages: 254
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Os Guinness is a philosopher, social critic, and the author of many books, including Time for Truth, The Call, and Long Journey Home. He was born in China, educated in England, and has worked in the Washington, DC, area for more than 25 years. He has been a freelance reporter for the BBC, a visiting fellow at the Brookings Institution, and a guest scholar at the Woodrow Wilson Center for International Studies. In 1991, Dr. Guinness founded the Trinity Forum, which hosts discussions with senior leaders in business and politics. He speaks widely at universities and business and political conferences around the world. He lives in McLean, Virginia, with his wife, Jenny.

Table of Contents

Author's Introduction to the New Edition 9

Preface: How These Papers Came Into My Hands 15

Memorandum 1 Operation Gravedigger 19

Memorandum 2 The Sandman Effect 37

Memorandum 3 The Cheshire-Cat Factor 53

Memorandum 4 The Private-Zoo Factor 71

Memorandum 5 The Smorgasbord Factor 91

Memorandum 6 Creating Counterfeit Religion 107

Memorandum 7 Damage to Enemy Institutions 127

Memorandum 8 Damage to Enemy Ideas 145

Memorandum 9 Fossils and Fanatics 161

Memorandum 10 Trendies and Traitors 183

Memorandum 11 The Last Christian in the Modern World 209

Afterword: On Remembering the Third Fool and the Devil's Mousetrap 217

Appendix: An Evangelical Manifesto 229

References 251

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The Last Christian on Earth: Uncover the Enemy's Plot to Undermine the Church 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
ScottyJS More than 1 year ago
An excellent re-telling of the last days of Jesus' life on earth. The book is clearly written and moves at a pace that keeps the reader interested throughout. As an 84 year old I have read the stories of Jesus many times, but this one is vivid and accurate according to the New Testament accounts.