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God Is Not Nice: Rejecting Pop Culture Theology and by Ulrich L. Lehner,Scott Hahn

By Ulrich L. Lehner,Scott Hahn

Ulrich L. Lehner reintroduces Christians to the genuine God—not the well mannered, easygoing, divine therapist who doesn’t ask a lot folks, however the Almighty God who's unpredictable, awe-inspiring, and calls for our complete lives.  Stripping away the niceties with a sling blade, Lehner indicates that God is more bizarre and lovely than we think, and desires to grasp and remodel us within the so much intimate way.

together with his iconoclastic new e-book God isn't Nice, Lehner, the most promising younger Catholic theologians in the US, demanding situations the God of pop culture and plenty of of our church buildings and reintroduces the God of the Bible and standard Christianity. As Lehner writes within the book’s advent, "We all want the vaccine of the genuine remodeling and mysterious personality of God: The God who exhibits up in burning timber, speaks via donkeys, drives demons into pigs, throws Saul from his horse, and looks to St. Francis. It’s merely this God who has the facility to problem us, switch us, and make our lives risky. He sweeps us right into a nice event that might make us into diversified people."

This e-book isn't secure. it could possibly startle and annoy many people—including those that purport to coach and hold forth the Gospel, yet are lacking it, in line with Lehner. God isn't Nice intends to overthrow all of our well known misconceptions approximately God, inviting us to invite deeper questions on the character of our lives and our dating with him.

when you are comprehensive with God isn't Nice, you could locate the idols you developed in God’s identify smashed, changed with a God who will ask you to reside a completely varied lifestyles choked with wish and transformation.

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