A New Christianity for a New World: Why Traditional Faith Is Dying & How a New Faith Is Being Born (Paperback)

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In his bestselling book Why Christianity Must Change or Die, Bishop John Shelby Spong described the toxins that are poisoning the Church. Now he offers the antidote, calling Christians everywhere into a new and radical reformation for a new age. Spong looks beyond traditional boundaries to open new avenues and a new vocabulary into the Holy, proposing a Christianity premised upon justice, love, and the rise of a new humanity -- a vision of the power that might be.

About the Author

JOHN SHELBY SPONG was the Episcopal Bishop of Newark before his retirement in 2000. As a visiting lecturer at Harvard and at universities and churches throughout North America and the English-speaking world, he is one of the leading spokespersons for liberal Christianity. His books include Re-Claiming the Bible for a Non-Religious World; Eternal Life: A New Vision; and Jesus for the Non-Religious. He has initiated landmark discussions of controversies within the church and has become an outspoken advocate for change.

WEB: JohnShelbySpong.com

Praise For…

“Bishop Spong’s new book is filled with trenchant insights, searing honesty, and boundless hope.”
-Robert W. Funk, author of The Five Gospels

Product Details
ISBN: 9780060670634
ISBN-10: 0060670630
Publisher: HarperOne
Publication Date: September 17th, 2002
Pages: 304
Language: English