Placher provides a brief introduction for each section to set theological and historical context.
In addition to history, it is also a great introduction to some important voices of the 20th century such as Dorothy Sayers and Howard Thurman.
This book could be used in both the classroom setting and the pastoral study as a valuable resource.
As someone who is researching this topic from a social sciences perspective this book was an invaluable compilation of the historical humanities based approaches to making sense of... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Aaron G Black
this is a classic example of christians writing a flowery book with massive promises when what they really want is your money. this book was like eighteen dollars. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Uncle Tom