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Understanding These Other Christians: An LDS Introduction to Evangelical Christianity
This book introduces the LDS community to a very rapidly growing Christian movement called Evangelicalism. These Christians read the same Bible Mormons read. Why are they unable to see the meanings that we find to be so plain? This is the question the author addresses. He claims that the source of our difference is the theological world view which we can each bring to our ...more
Paperback, 312 pages
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This answered a lot of questions I had about Evangelical Christianity. He approaches it from an academic perspective and gives a very fair positive explanation of doctrine, culture, etc. I liked how he had Christian academics review the book and also his many quotes from the definers of the modern Evangelical movement. There were sections where he went more in depth than I think he should have in an introductory book.
Richard Grant is a freelance British travel writer based in Arizona. He was born in Malaysia, lived in Kuwait as a boy and then moved to London. He went to school in Hammersmith and received a history degree from University College, London. After graduation he worked as a security guard, a janitor, a house painter and a club DJ before moving to America where he lived a nomadic life in the American ...moreMore about Richard Grant...