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The ragamuffin Gospel / Brennan Manning ; [foreword by Michael W. Smith ; testimony by Rich Mullins].

Manning, Brennan. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 9 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 9 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Barton Rees Pogue Memorial Public Library - Upland 231.6 MAN PB (Text) 76277000021437 NonFiction Available -
Culver-Union Township Public Library - Culver YAN 231.6 MAN (Text) 34304000614269 YA - Nonfiction Available -
Eckhart Public Library - Main 248 MAN (Text) 840191002173582 Nonfiction - Main Floor Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 231.6 MANNING (Text) 33946001736300 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 231.6 MANNING (Text) 33946001745129 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -
Peabody Public Library - Columbia City NON-FICTION 231.6 MANNING (Text) 30403002187516 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Rochester Library 231.6 MAN (Text) 33187003298367 Nonfiction - R Available -
Seymour Main Library 231.6 MAN (Text) 37500002970560 Nonfiction Available -
Spencer County Public Library - Hatfield 231.6 MAN (Text) 70741200102941 Adult Non Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1590525027
  • ISBN: 9781590525029
  • Physical Description: 267 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: Colorado Springs, CO : Multnomah Books, 2005.

Content descriptions

General Note: "Includes new section: 19 mercies: a spiritual retreat"--P. [4] of cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-267).
Formatted Contents Note: Foreword by Michael W. Smith -- Testimony by Rich Mullins -- Acknowledgments -- A word before -- Something is radically wrong -- Magnificent monotony -- The ragmuffin Gospel -- Tilted halos -- Cormorants and Kittiwakes -- Grazie, Signore -- Paste jewelry and sawdust hot dogs -- Freedom from fear -- The second call -- The victorious limp -- A touch of folly -- A word after -- The scandal of Grace: fifteen years later -- 19 mercies: a spiritual retreat.
Summary, etc.: A Gospel "for the bedraggled, beat-up, and burnt-out," the marginalized folks to whom Jesus ministered: the children, the ill, the tax collectors, the women. In other words, the ragamuffins. Points out that behind our facades of order and self-assurance are inadequacies that can find healing only in Jesus. While the powerful and religious elite challenged him, Jesus embraced and healed and fed the needs of the ragamuffins. Jesus delivered love, healing, and, most of all, grace.
Subject: God > Love.
God.

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