Edward Norman's celebrated Meditation column in the Daily Telegraph (UK) on Saturdays provides a vigorous counterweight to the prevalent notion of Christianity as a sugared palliative to humanity's sense of its own worth. Religion is not about the pursuit of happiness; it does not exist to consecrate individual demands for a fulfilled and meaningful existence. The message of Jesus begins with the fact of universal human sin and the need for individual repentance. The Christian religion is centered in the worship of God and ...

Out of the Depths 2001, Bloomsbury Academic, New York

ISBN-13: 9780826453990

Trade paperback

Select