The Resource The God I don't understand: : reflections on tough questions of faith, Christopher J.H. Wright, (electronic resource)

The God I don't understand: : reflections on tough questions of faith, Christopher J.H. Wright, (electronic resource)

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The God I don't understand: : reflections on tough questions of faith
Title
The God I don't understand:
Title remainder
reflections on tough questions of faith
Statement of responsibility
Christopher J.H. Wright
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Language
eng
Summary
If we are honest, we have to admit that there are many things we don't understand about God. We do not have final answers to the deep problems of life, and those who say they do are probably living in some degree of delusion. There are areas of mystery in our Christian faith that lie beyond the keenest scholarship or even the most profound spiritual exercises. For many people, these problems raise so many questions and uncertainties that faith itself becomes a struggle, and the very person and character of God are called into question. Chris Wright encourages us to face up to the limitations of our understanding and to acknowledge the pain and grief they can often cause. But at the same time, he wants us to be able to say, like the psalmist in Psalm 73: "But that's all right. God is ultimately in charge and I can trust him to put things right. Meanwhile, I will stay near to my God, make him my refuge, and go on telling of his deeds."
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Cataloging source
Midwest
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1947-
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Wright, Christopher J. H.
Dewey number
231/.8
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other
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Read by the author
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  • Wright, Christopher J.H.
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  • Suffering
  • Good and evil
  • Theodicy
  • Faith
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adult
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The God I don't understand: : reflections on tough questions of faith, Christopher J.H. Wright, (electronic resource)
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MWT11616691
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 01 min.))
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  • online
  • electronic
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9780310300564
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MWT11616691
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
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other
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11616691
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Label
The God I don't understand: : reflections on tough questions of faith, Christopher J.H. Wright, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11616691
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 01 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780310300564
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11616691
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11616691
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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