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Unlearning God: How a Preacher Boy Questioned the Bible, Failed the Code of Conduct, Wagered with God, and Found Healing from Spiritual Head Injuries

Unlearning God How a Preacher Boy Questioned the Bible Failed the Code of Conduct Wagered with God and Found Healing from Spiritual Head Injuries Spiritual Journey Memoir I ve heard stories about people making wagers with the devil for their lives Growing up in the world of Protestant fundamentalism a Bible banging hell fire and brimstone pre

  • Title: Unlearning God: How a Preacher Boy Questioned the Bible, Failed the Code of Conduct, Wagered with God, and Found Healing from Spiritual Head Injuries
  • Author: R. Leo Olson
  • ISBN: 9780983810629
  • Page: 363
  • Format: Paperback
  • Spiritual Journey Memoir I ve heard stories about people making wagers with the devil for their lives Growing up in the world of Protestant fundamentalism, a Bible banging, hell fire and brimstone preachin tradition, I was taught God hated gambling But I decided to make wagers with God for my life anyway What could I possibly lose Is all this really just an opiate foSpiritual Journey Memoir I ve heard stories about people making wagers with the devil for their lives Growing up in the world of Protestant fundamentalism, a Bible banging, hell fire and brimstone preachin tradition, I was taught God hated gambling But I decided to make wagers with God for my life anyway What could I possibly lose Is all this really just an opiate for the masses Pascal s wager is a really boring way to live life.It s been one hell of a ride so far because I ve had to unlearn god Not to mention everything I thought was so certain about the Bible, Salvation, the Church, and what it means to be an authentic person who can not not believe in God.

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    1 thought on “Unlearning God: How a Preacher Boy Questioned the Bible, Failed the Code of Conduct, Wagered with God, and Found Healing from Spiritual Head Injuries

    1. I bought this book because I read an excerpt on a blog and loved the term "Spiritual head injuries." That term has become part of my personal lexicon. Much of Olson's growing up was uncomfortably and humorously familiar. What I enjoyed most about this memoir were the stories of his ongoing healing. For those of us who journeyed hard to the Orthodox Church, we think only about arriving. But once we're there, we have to live it and we discover that while it takes only moments to be Chrismated, it [...]

    2. After reading the author's first book, "Sojourning with Angels," I wrote, "I hope Olson continues writing, not just additional books that may be in this series, but novels that branch out to examine other aspects of the Christian life and struggle with the same care and sensitivity shown here." What a pleasant surprise, then, to find not a novel but a memoir. Many have written of their journeys to Orthodoxy, often telling the story up to the point of entering the Orthodox Church with all of the [...]

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