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Bacon Sandwiches And Salvation: An A Z Of The Christian Life

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What are the two most important things in the universe? Bacon sandwiches and salvation, according to Adrian Plass. This book combines one-line definitions with more thoughtful pieces and makes you laugh, cry - and reflect.
Paperback, 237 pages
Published 2007 by Authentic
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Nov 14, 2012 Andrew rated it really liked it
A humorous take on the various aspects of Christian life, whilst dropping in some very true and serious points.
Aug 30, 2009 Wyndy rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This book is hilarious. I love British humour and since the author is a retired British magistrate guess what, the humour is British. Also, since the author is a member of the Church of England (Anglican) many of the daffynitions include references to the Anglican Church. But, I think that most readers are familiar enough with Anglican-isms to understand the references. The words are presented in 3 basic methods, a regular definition, a silly definition (many with both) and a real life story tha ...more
Jan 25, 2008 Sue rated it really liked it
A dictionary of Christianese, with Adrian Plass's unique style of humour, blending the ridiculous with some very thought-provoking anecdotes and comments. Well worth reading - just so long as you're not easily offended by someone poking gentle humour at the church.
Jul 25, 2011 Bill rated it liked it
Fantastic. Very funny. Comfortable with the many weakneses of Christians! Hilarious in poking fun at church foolishness. Turns dry occasionally in presenting a challenge to the norm. Adrian Plass paints us pretty accurately - he's good for my soul.
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Adrian Plass is a writer and speaker who has produced over thirty books in the last twenty years. The best known of these is probably The Sacred Diary of Adrian Plass, a gentle satire on the modern church, which has sold hundreds of thousands of copies worldwide. This and other books have travelled to other countries and are translated into a number of foreign languages. Other books include biogra ...more
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