The globalizing world of late modernity is heavily awash with pseudo-gods. Gods That Fail provocatively deploys the theological concept of idolatry to explore the ways in which these gods blind their devotees and wreak suffering and dehumanization. Many of these pseudo-gods have infiltrated the life of the Church and compromised its witness. Combining lively social critique with fresh expositions of familiar biblical stories, this book engages with a variety of secular discourses as well as the sub-Christian practices that accompany and undermine Christian involvement in the public square.
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|Size: ||362 KB|
|Publisher: ||Wipf and Stock|
|Date published: || 2016|
|ISBN: ||9781498282154 (DRM-EPUB)|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|