New PDF release: Leaving Fundamentalism: Personal Stories (Life Writing)

By G. Elijah Dann,Thomas Moore

In a time while spiritual conservatives have put their religion and values on the leading edge of the so-called “culture wars,” this e-book is intensely appropriate. The tales in Leaving Fundamentalism offer a private and intimate glance in the back of sermons, spiritual companies, and church lifestyles, and advertise an knowing of these who've been deeply concerned about the conservative Christian church. those autobiographies come from in the congregations and houses of spiritual fundamentalists, the place their hugely idealized religion, in all its complexities and difficulties, meets the truth of way of life. advised from the point of view of distance won by means of leaving fundamentalism, every one tale offers the reader a picture of what it's prefer to struggle through the reports, suggestions, emotions, passions, and pains that, for plenty of of the writers, are nonetheless uncooked. Explaining how their lives may possibly proceed after fundamentalism, those writers provide a non secular lifeline for others who could be wondering their religion.

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