A Glorious Dark: Finding Hope in the Tension between Belief by A. J. Swoboda

By A. J. Swoboda

On Thursday as they ate the Passover meal with Jesus, the disciples believed that the dominion used to be coming and so they have been at the entrance finish of a revolution. Then got here the tragedy of Friday and, one way or the other even worse, the silence of Saturday. They ran. They doubted. They despaired. but, in the grave, God's energy used to be nonetheless flowing like a potent river underneath the ice of wintry weather. after which there has been Sunday morning.

Real, uncooked, and achingly sincere, A wonderful Dark meets readers within the ambiguity, doubt, and uncertainty we think whilst our ideals concerning the international do not fit as much as fact. Tackling difficult questions like Why is religion so challenging? Why do I doubt? Why does God let me to suffer? and Is God particularly with me in the course of my pain? A. J. Swoboda places into sharp concentration a religion that's more than our own convenience or fulfilment. He invitations readers to boost a religion that embraces the strain among what we think and what we adventure, displaying that the very pressure we search to put off is the place God meets us.

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A Glorious Dark: Finding Hope in the Tension between Belief and Experience

On Thursday as they ate the Passover meal with Jesus, the disciples believed that the dominion was once coming and so they have been at the entrance finish of a revolution. Then got here the tragedy of Friday and, in some way even worse, the silence of Saturday. They ran. They doubted. They despaired. but, in the grave, God's energy was once nonetheless flowing like a robust river underneath the ice of wintry weather.

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