By Matthew J. Distefano,Michael Machuga
All Set Free units out to respond to many of the more challenging questions Christians at the present time are confronted with. it is going to problem the Augustinian realizing of hell and the Calvinist knowing of the atonement; changing them with a extra Christ-centered figuring out of either doctrines. This e-book also will use the paintings of René Girard with a view to reshape what number comprehend "what it capability to be human." Then and simply then may still we ask: "Who is God?"
Come discover what has turn into Matthew's theological pilgrimage so far. Come observe the God of peace.
"All Set Free . . . is a tough, provocative learn which makes use of the mimetic concept of René Girard to reframe the viewpoint wherein 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 obtainable but exact synthesis of the way post-Evangelicals may perhaps combine the discoveries of mimetic idea 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 favorable message of a nonviolent God whose deep allure delivers to make the rote prayer of 'your country come...on earth' develop into exciting human truth. an essential booklet for twenty-first-century Christianity."
--Anthony W. Bartlett, writer, Co-Founder and Contributing Theologian at Theology and Peace
"All Set Free is a great addition to the transforming into 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 dying of Jesus."
--J. Denny Weaver, Professor Emeritus of faith, Bluffton University
"In All Set Free, Distefano provides a manner of interpreting the scriptures that may be new to many. And therein lies its worth. we don't achieve new perception via easily putting forward what we already think, we extend our considering via exposing ourselves to rules that will contradict our present ideals. . . . a truly well timed e-book indeed."
--Andre Rabe, founding father of continuously enjoyed Ministries and writer of Desire came across Me
Matthew J. Distefano is a customary contributor for The Raven Foundation. he's an outspoken suggest for worldwide peace and non-violence. Matthew is married with one daughter and enjoys the good outdoors.
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