Includes bibliographical references and index.
|LC Classifications||BV4597.3 .L35 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2009030160|
The history of Christian theology is in large part a history of heresies, because Jesus and the claims he made seemed incredible," writes the es presents "the story of how succeeding generations of Christians through almost twenty centuries have tried to understand, trust, and obey Jesus Christ." Particularly concerned with christology and trinitarianism, the author calls on the four major /5(21). ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: ix, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: 1. Heresies of the heart and the necessity of emotional wisdom A faith without fences Cultivating emotional wisdom Mending tears Reverencing life From heresy to holiness - . The history of Christian theology is in large part a history of heresies, because Jesus and the claims he made seemed incredible," writes the author. Heresies presents "the story of how succeeding generations of Christians through almost twenty centuries have tried to /5. The author writes, “This book is written for the discouraged, the frustrated, the weary, the disenchanted, the cynical, the empty. Those running on fumes.” Ultimately, Ortlund is jealous to draw the attention of readers to the heart of Jesus Christ. 23 chapters await readers who will be captivated, encouraged, and loved y their Savior/5(25).
The Glorious Heresies centers around five characters: fifteen-year-old drug dealer Ryan and his alcoholic father Tony, grandmother Maureen and her gangster son Jimmy, and a prostitute named Georgie. The way these characters relate to one another is complicated, tangled. They weave in and out of each other's lives, /5. How the Valentinians pervert the Scriptures to support their own pious opinions. 1. Such, then, is their system, which neither the prophets announced, nor the Lord taught, nor the apostles delivered, but of which they boast that beyond all others they have a perfect gather their views from other sources than the Scriptures; and, to use a common proverb, they strive to weave. I want you tonight, if you will, to understand my heart. I have to confess to you that the biggest grief, of course, in my life, and you will understand this because it is yours as well, and it is t. Heresy has been a concern in Christian communities at least since the writing of the Second Epistle of Peter: "even as there shall be false teachers among you, who privily shall bring in damnable heresies, even denying the Lord that bought them" (2 Peter ).In the first two or three centuries of the early Church, heresy and schism were not clearly distinguished.
Ryan Lamothe is the author of Heresies of the Heart ( avg rating, 4 ratings, 3 reviews, published ), Care of Souls, Care of Polis ( avg ratin /5. Matthew And the righteous suffer persecution, are afflicted, and are slain, while sinners are possessed of abundance, and drink with the sound of the harp and . BOOK 4. PREFACE. 1. By transmitting to thee, my very dear friend, this fourth book of the work which is [entitled] The Detection and Refuation of False Knowledge, I shall, as I have promised, add weight, by means of the words of the Lord, to what I have already advanced; so that thou also, as thou hast requested, mayest obtain from me the means of confuting all the heretics everywhere, and not. The Heresy Within is the debut novel of Rob J Hayes The Ties That bind trilogy, first heard of this via a review from Mihir at Fantasy Book Critic and after flying through the first half of the book I was so impressed I bought the rest of the trilogy/5.