If you want to read something that actually frightens Christians, this is the book for you.
As a Christian, this is a very difficult book to read, but one that is crucial to understanding Christianity in what SK labels "New Testament Christianity" terms.
This books needs to be balanced with Kierkegaard's more "positive" books about Christianity (e.g., Training in Christianity), of course.
Kierkegaard (1813-1855) was a Danish philosopher, theologian, poet, social critic, and religious author, who was the first existentialist philosopher. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Steven H Propp
Attack on "Christendom" is so controversial for reasons that have little to do with Kierkegaard's reasons for writing the book. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Dean Fredrikson