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The Questions of Jesus: Challenging Ourselves to Discover Life's Great Answers

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This illuminating examination of the Gospels reveals how the questions Jesus asks of his followers lead the way to a deeper understanding of the meaning of life and the mystery of God.
The Gospels are filled with stories, parables, miracles, commandments, and dramatic incidents that trace Jesus' life and recount his teachings. A close reading of the Gospels reveals, howeve
Paperback, 306 pages
Published November 16th 2004 by Image
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John Dear approaches Jesus' questions from one overarching perspective: Jesus is a man of peace and preached peace at all times and for every situation. While I don't agree with everything Dear writes, he causes you to think, a sign of a good writer and theologian
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Father John Dear (The Society of Jesus) is an internationally known voice for peace and nonviolence. A Jesuit priest, pastor, peacemaker, organizer, lecturer, and retreat leader, he is the author/editor of 30 books, including his autobiography, “A Persistent Peace.” In 2008, John was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize by Archbishop Desmond Tutu.

From 1998 until December 2000, he served as the exec
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