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Benevolent Beliefs

Advantages: Clear thinking, positive and open-minded viewpoints about God, thought-provoking
Disadvantages: Would be hard to read at one sitting, unlikely to appeal to those who would most benefit from it

BRIAN MCLAREN Brian McLaren is a popular Christian writer in the US who has - probably rather to his dismay - become a highly controversial figure in some circles recently. I first heard of him mentioned some years ago, not always positively, as one ...

Kukana 01.04.2013 · Read full review
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Review of A Generous Orthodoxy - Brian McLaren

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A Life-Changing Read

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"...why, and how, could God judge God's own creation and call it bad? If I wanted you to be and do everything perfectly, I would have left you in the state of total perfection whence you came. The whole point of the process was for you to discover yours ...

free4susan 17.09.2002 · Read full review
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Review of Conversations with God - Neale Donald Walsch

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Conversations with God -how to be, "Who you are"

Advantages: Life changing book
Disadvantages: None

This book is written around what happened to the author, Neale Donald Walsh, in the spring of 1992. At the time he was suffering from bad health, had been sacked from his work place and his relationships were bad. He wrote an angry letter to God, a ...

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Review of Conversations with God - Neale Donald Walsch

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For me, the best religious text in print

Advantages: The most accessible 'religion' in print.
Disadvantages: Not left in hotel rooms enough

‘Conversations With God’ is an extraordinary phenomenon. It’s one of those books that people buy for other people, then those people buy it as a gift for other people. I don’t know how many copies I’ve given. I can tell yo ...

Ecofreak 15.03.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Conversations with God - Neale Donald Walsch

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Religious book?

Advantages: enlight you about life and its meaning
Disadvantages: sometimes a bit hard to assimilate, and repetitive

Right. I need to explain a bit about myself first: I am not a religion fan at all. I am interested in life after death and this kind of stuff, however, my position about God is a bit blurry. I belive in a force or something (I don't know how to explain ...

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Review of Conversations with God - Neale Donald Walsch

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