Call it grace : finding meaning in a fractured world / Serene Jones.
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- ISBN: 9780735223646
- ISBN: 0735223645
- Physical Description: xxv, 310 pages ; 24 cm
- Publisher: [New York] : Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, 
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-310).
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Introduction: What is true -- Station I: Sin and grace. Prairie theology ; Buried treasure ; Original sin(s) -- Station II: Destiny and freedom. Kierkegaard on the playground ; Barth and Niebuhr in the bell tower ; The impoverished souls -- Station III: Hatred and forgiveness. I once was found but now am lost ; Hatred ; Forgiveness -- Station IV: Redeeming life and death. Breath ; Justice ; Mercy ; Love.
"With a voice that is at once frank and poetic, humble and prophetic, intimate and practical, [Serene] Jones makes complex teachings around hatred, forgiveness, mercy, justice, death, sin, and grace understandable and immediately applicable for modern people. Excavating the wisdom of great theological voices--Soren Kierkegaard, Reinhold Niebuhr, John Calvin, James Baldwin, James Cone, Luce Irigaray, Saint Teresa of Avila--she brings them to life with an intimacy and vividness that illumines our lives and our culture now"--Dust jacket flap.
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