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Not your white Jesus : following a radical, refugee Messiah / Sheri Faye Rosendahl.

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Auburn Plaza 232 ROS (Text) 840191002531165 Auburn Plaza - New Adult Nonfiction On holds shelf -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780664264161
  • Physical Description: 194 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Louisville, Kentucky : Westminster John Knox Press, [2018]

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General Note:
Includes a discussion guide.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-194).
Summary, etc.:
Jesus is not white. Jesus is not American. Jesus does not want to make America great. While many of us grew up looking at gleaming portraits of Jesus with blond, flowing hair and hearing sermons reaffirming that we have the answers to save a fallen world, the real Jesus--a Middle Eastern Jew preaching radical, humble, self-emptying love--calls us to a different life. As we see oppression and hate run rampant in our nation, it's as if Christianity has lost sight of the red letters altogether. Sheri Faye Rosendahl takes a look at important social issues in our society, the responses of American Christians, and the true ways behind the red letters. Not Your White Jesus addresses the need to reexamine the true ways of Jesus that we find clearly in the red letters, enabling readers to discover what it truly means to follow the ways of Jesus in contrast to following the ways of the American Christian elite.
Subject: Jesus Christ > Person and offices.
Christianity > United States.

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