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Lost Christianity: A Journey of Rediscovery

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What is the purpose of life on Earth? Philosopher Jacob Needleman frames man's role on the planet in a completely new and fresh way, moving beyond the usual environmental concerns to reveal how the care and maintenance of a world is something vital and basic to our existence as authentic human beings.
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In some of his most deeply affecting writing, Needleman draws on his childhood experiences with a terminally ill friend whose impending death forces the young boys to face questions of the meaning of existence at an early ageandmdash;questions that Needleman carried with him in his explorations of science and philosophy throughout his career as a scholar of religions. The conclusions that he reaches will give all of us a new sense of the purpose of our lives and the planet we live on.

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Unavailable for several years, Lost Christianity is a profound reexamination of the essence of Christian thought and faith. Philosopher and bestselling author Jacob Needleman has sought out the ancient texts and modern practitioners of essential Christianity, whose message speaks directly to contemporary seekers.

About the Author

The acclaimed author of The American Soul, Why Can’t We Be Good? and Money and the Meaning of Life, Jacob Needleman is Professor of Philosophy at San Francisco State University, and former Director of the Center for the Study of New Religions at the Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley. He lives in Oakland, CA.

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ISBN:
9781585422531
Author:
Needleman, Jacob
Publisher:
Tarcher
Location:
New York
Subject:
Christianity
Subject:
Christianity and other religions
Subject:
Spirituality
Subject:
Spirituality - General
Subject:
Christianity - Theology - General
Subject:
Christian Theology - General
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Reference
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Religion Western-Theology
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General Philosophy
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Series Volume:
8
Publication Date:
20030831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
None
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
7.13 x 5 in 1 lb
Age Level:
from 18

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