The Other Preacher in Lynchburg: My Life Across Town from Jerry Falwell

  • Title: The Other Preacher in Lynchburg: My Life Across Town from Jerry Falwell
  • Author: John Killinger
  • ISBN: 9780312538583
  • Page: 237
  • Format: Hardcover
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    About John Killinger


    1. The Rev Dr John Killinger lives with his wife, Anne, in Warrenton, Virginia A former pastor in Baptist, Presbyterian and Congregational churches, he also taught for fifteen years at Vanderbilt Divinity School and was Distinguished Professor of Religion and Culture at Samford University in Birmingham He is the author of over 50 books, among them God, The Devil, and Harry Potter Because Dr Killinger s interests are broad, his writings have touched on many subjects Christian history, personal spirituality, world religions, preaching, worship, church politics, a female Christ figure, the Gospels as devotional literature, secular writers and artists, the nature of pastoral ministry, and the relationship between theology and contemporary culture His prayers and utterances often find their way into Sunday church bulletins and other ministers sermons You will find inspiration and spiritual sustenance within.


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    1. A story of Jerry Falwell s empire as seen through the eyes of a mainline protestant pastor whose church was across town from Dr Falwell in Lynchburg during the height of the Moral Majority The author, a liberal theologian in the tradition of Neibuhr and Barth, shares personal stories of both positive and negative interactions with Dr Falwell He also broadens the text into a critique of fundamentalism though his critique is anecdotal than academic, and his target was not fundamentalism as a phil [...]

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    2. I picked it up on a whim and on a whim I read it It was sort of interesting certainly not life changing Seemed a little like self justification, but that s the point, isn t it How do you state your case in response to nonsense without sounding just a little bit petulant

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    3. remarkable story of one man s encounter with the infamous founder of much of modern day popular religion in america The author writes in a very human, and yet in a subtly pastoral manner.

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