Confessions of a Born-Again Liberal

by Gary Isaacson

Publisher: Flying Fish

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Confessions of a From the author: Three things may be said about this book upon which there must, I think, be general agreement, and I mention them to save my critics trouble.   I’m a Liberal, and I’m a gun owner. I never thought I’d see the day where I would actually own a firearm. I was born and raised in Japan and came from a non-gun owning military household. As. Miles Spencer Kimball is an American economist who is currently the Eugene D. Eaton Jr. Professor of Economics at the University of Colorado to , he was professor of economics and research professor of survey research at the University of is also a research associate of the National Bureau of Economics Research. Carl Trueman has, with this book, broken the ammonia capsule under the noses of every starry-eyed conservative Christian, in the thrall of Republicans, capitalists, Fox News, and a gospel of mere self-interest. Here is a gauntlet that will land heavily on the toes of any who dare to take it up and read. Republocrat: Confessions of a Liberal.

He presents his ideas on his blog "Confessions of a Supply-Side Liberal". Also see. The Wikipedia article on Miles. Miles’s CV. This link for more on Miles's academic career. Harvard 35th Reunion Profile: Miles Kimball "What is a Supply-Side Liberal? for an explanation of the title above. What is a Partisan Nonpartisan Blog? for an.   "Among the more formidable attempts to help higher education address life's big questions was the Great Books movement Anthony T. Kronman, former dean of the Law School at Yale, makes a laudable attempt to revive this Great Conversation approach in Education's End.

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It is above all an attempt to work out a coherent and attractive theology suited to the modern : Yale University Press. “ Epically ambitious ” is a good way to describe Confessions of a Born-Again Pagan, Yale professor Anthony Kronman’s magisterial evaluation of Western theology, history and philosophy.

Kronman’s grand goal—advancing and defending a theological “third way” between theism and atheism—is staggering in scope, a project that canvasses thousands of years of Western culture.

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Ten years in the making, it’s the story of a drunk college student -- a clueless liberal who doesn't know anything. The kid guzzles booze, majors in medieval poetry, and is oblivious to nearly all the life lessons that cross his path.3/5(2).

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Kronman defends an ancient conception of God, deepened and transformed by Christian belief — the born-again paganism.

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Confessions of a Born Again Catholic. likes. The scriptural basis for Roman ers:   And I also believed that liberal politics demanded liberal theology. In recent years I too This is, perhaps, the most refreshing Christian political book I have ever read.

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Ford Professor of the History of Science at Harvard) when I was leaving Mormonism around the age of 40, the main story of my life until then was not about being an economist but about my spiritual journey within and then out of.

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This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Yale University Press and has a total of pages in the : Hardcover.Get this from a library! Confessions of a born-again pagan. [Anthony T Kronman] -- We live in an age of disenchantment. The number of self-professed "atheists" continues to grow.

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