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The Barbarian Way by Erwin Raphael McManus
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Jul 30, 10

Read from July 11 to 18, 2010 — I own a copy

A long essay really rather than a book, The Barbarian Way has an interesting hook but one that never really forms a great deal of coherence. The idea that too often faith gets co-opted into tradition and then into comfort in security is not particularly insightful - it is a rather common place facet of human nature. But McManus livens the discussion with his Celtic hero type language. After the intial discussion, however, I didn't feel like it got any deeper or fleshed out the ideas all that well.

It left me thinking: interesting idea but not all that practical or developed.
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