Corpus ID: 190931956

Resident Aliens: Life in the Christian Colony

  title={Resident Aliens: Life in the Christian Colony},
  author={S. Hauerwas and W. Willimon},
In this bold and visionary book, two leading Christian thinkers explore the "alien" status of Christians in today's world and offer a compelling new vision of how the Christian church can regain its vitality, battle its malaise, reclaim its capacity to nourish souls, and stand firmly against the illusions, pretensions, and eroding values of today's world. Hauerwas and Willimon call for a radical new understanding of the church. By renouncing the emphasis on personal psychological categories… Expand
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