I’ve Mentioned This Before…

But I just can’t commend Diarmaid MacCulloch’s Christianity: The First Three Thousand Years highly enough. The 5th episode especially is brilliant as MacCulloch discusses the ‘prosperity gospel’ with a Korean theologian. Brilliant. Really, if you have $70 laying around or a kind relative or a birthday near or for any reason whatever, get it. Sell a book or two (or 200 if you own the collected works of Rick ‘The Pandering Heretic’ Warren) and get these dvd’s.

2 thoughts on “I’ve Mentioned This Before…

  1. Stuart 14 Jul 2010 at 2:23 am

    Agreed, I’m currently reading it and it really is seminal and vast…

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  2. […] a quick aside, coincidentally, Dr Jim West today comments on this marvelous book in these terms: But I just can’t commend Diarmaid […]

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