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Contemporary Library

"One of Tillich's greatest contributions to theology, far greater than his mastery of abstraction, was his demonstration of exactly how deeply religious passion is rooted in human life itself."  - Charles Henderson
Frederick Buechner The Jesus Who Was and Who Is by FREDERICK BUECHNER
"The Jesus who is, is the one whom we search for even when we do not know that we are searching and hide from even when we do not know that we are hiding."


Frederick Buechner's Sacred Journey
by TIMOTHY K. JONES
"How one writer and minister has made a career of telling others about moments of holy insight."

Francis Schaeffer
Words Written to Friends
FROM THE LETTERS of FRANCIS SCHAEFFER
recognized as one of the most influential thinkers of the 20th century, Dr. Francis A. Schaeffer was the founder of the L'Abri Fellowship, his letters offer an intimate view of his faith, and spritual quest

David Hopkins
The Last Great Modern Theologian
by DAVID HOPKINS
"Francis Schaeffer offers us many insights in ministering to any culture of believers. And a thorough study of his work would benefit any believer greatly."


Advocate of Radical Hope
by JACQUES ELLUL
"God's judgement exposes the world's bondage and illusion for what they are, even as God's mercy fashions that new creation which is the ground of radical human hope."

Paul Tillich The New Being by PAUL TILLICH "Salvation does not destroy creation; but it transforms the old creation into a new one. Therefore we can speak of the new in terms of renewal: the threefold 're,' namely, re-conciliation, re-union, and re-surrection."

Dr. Paul Tournier Psychology and the Spirit by Dr. PAUL TOURNIER
"It is not repentance which reconciles us to God, since this reconciliation comes to us from Jesus Christ by Grace; but repentance is the indispensable road that leads to it..."


The Prisoner of Love volume one by WILLARD CANTELON
"The Jesus of the Gospels, although not the creation of Paul, is in some senses (as we know it today) the result of Paul. We can say, as Biblical historians, that if Paul had not existed it is very unlikely that we should have any of the Gospels in their present form."

The Seeds of Freedom
by THOMAS MERTON
"...how can I receive the seeds of freedom if I am in love with slavery?"


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