Executing God (Paper)

Rethinking Everything You've Been Taught about Salvation and the Cross

  • 9780664238100
  • 6 x 9
  • 216
  • 68.75
  • Paper
  • 0664238106
  • 12/2/2013
  • 3-5 days processing
$ 20.00

Description

Why did God have to murder his only son to pay our debts? What kind of vengeful, violent God can only be satisfied by vicarious blood atonement? In Executing God, theologian Sharon Baker presents a biblically based and theologically sound critique of popular theories of the atonement. Concerned about the number of acts of violence performed in the name of God, Baker challenges cultural assumptions about the death of Jesus and its meaning to Christians. She ultimately offers a constructive alternate view of atonement based on God's forgiveness that opens up salvation to a wider group of people.

Reviews

Editorial Reviews for this product are coming soon.

You May Also Be Interested In...

Materiality as Resistance
2/18/2020
$15.00
The Trinity
11/1/2000
$16.00
Believing in Jesus Christ
9/30/2002
$15.00
What Christians Really Believe & Why
4/1/1998
$18.00
Christian Prayer for Today
1/16/2009
$15.00
A Child Is Born
1/1/1988
$20.00
If Jesus Were a Senior
3/31/2003
$17.00
The Book of Buechner
1/31/2007
$30.00
The Parables for Today
4/2/2007
$15.00
The Answer to Bad Religion Is Not No Religion - Leader's Guide
1/31/2014
$10.00
Sign up to learn about new releases and other updates from WJK