Jesus Rediscovered [Malcolm Muggeridge] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. 21 Jun In addition to being one of the most important literary figures of the twentieth century, Malcolm Muggeridge is an authentic Christian mystic. A British columnist and former advocate of atheism describes his discovery of Christianity.
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But then come to think of it, shrewd also applies to G. Barbara rated it it was amazing Sep 21, For that matter, even on the Cross he offered healing words to the penitent thief crucified beside him, making a rendezvous with him in paradise. Stretching a ‘crumme of jesus rediscovered by malcolm muggeridge jseus heav’n to hell’: Muggeridge reminds me of shrewd and slightly cranky Chesterton.
For Peter there was unforeseen comfort to come. If I had a paper copy of it, I’d stop the tape and jesus rediscovered by malcolm muggeridge reading it and drop everything else. Taken as a whole, it was a fascinating listen. On “Consensuality” Chapter 12, ‘They were able to agree about almost everything because they believed almost nothing.
JR is a hodgepodge collection of newspaper articles, speeches, interviews and broadcasts by the author and collected under one title. Malcolm Muggeridge was considered an authentic Christian mystic.
Hearing him speaking as though with some unseen presence, and seeing his face shining with ecstasy, and even his clothes glistening and luminous, the three disciples were overcome with awe, so that they fell on their faces and were afraid. Jesus rediscovered by malcolm muggeridge the first to discover new talent!
Jesus rediscovered by malcolm muggeridge separately, these chapters don’t seem to form a picture of a ‘rediscovered Jesus’. Probably fairly radical in its day, this book now seems long-winded and – in places – somewhat tedious. Muggeridge attempts to find the real Jesus, without the jesus rediscovered by malcolm muggeridge of the church – something many people are nuggeridge in the dediscovered century; yet his attempts seem dated, and his description of the church bears little relation to the problems of today.
In any case I am now inspire to read Tolstoy’s biography after learning muggerideg about his life through this book. To those who like myself, rightly or wrongly, have become convinced that what is called ‘Western civilization’ is irretrievably over, and that another Dark Age is upon us, this seeming collapse of the Church is desolating.
View all 6 comments. I learned from him to feel that these destructive tendencies may be something God uses to truly purify and bless his followers.
My library Help Advanced Book Search. Experiencing these brief ecstasies, so long watched and waited for, and passing so quickly, is like sitting through a dull concert because at some point there will be a movement, or maybe just a few chords, so jesus rediscovered by malcolm muggeridge that the roof and jesus rediscovered by malcolm muggeridge walls of the concert-hall will dissolved, the orchestra and their instruments and the prancing conductor with his baton disappear, leaving one alone in a universe overflowing with the music of life itself, its generality and its particularity merged into a oneness, eternal breakers beating against the shores of Time.
Jan 05, Guy Parker rated it really liked it. His upbringing was, as he termed it, “socialist;” his father was involved in politics and served as a member of Parliament.
He opposed abortion and euthanasia while supporting the rights of the mentally and physically handicapped. They had the impression that Jesus was conversing with Moses and Elijah, and Peter made jesus rediscovered by malcolm muggeridge endearingly ludicrous suggestion that, in order to protract so remarkable a situation, he might construct three tabernacles for Jesus and the two prophets.
Add a topping of overall crankiness and doomsday tone, and it doesn’t seem to age well.
Dec jesus rediscovered by malcolm muggeridge, Pierre Hulsebus rated it it was amazing Shelves: There are some good points, but after a while the same messages keep coming up again. I wish I’d had a pen and paper with me throughout my listening to Jesus Rediscovered –that or I wish I could get my rediiscovered on a copy of the book.
A really good look at Christ and why the author is a Christian.
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Other Book Industry Professional. Of some comfort to me was his view that the institutional church and Western civilization were likely to soon collapse – and that he was at peace about it.
Apr jesus rediscovered by malcolm muggeridge, Woody Roland rated it really liked it. Do you work in the book industry? Please provide an email address. This journey is recorded in his book Jesus Rediscovered.
It is for fools like me, the poor of this world, rather than for the king. View all 4 comments. I wish more well-read sages from the rediscovrred wrote books like this one. Peter was outraged, and protested strongly; if Jesus was indeed the Messiah, as now they all accepted, they looked for him to be victorious, not defeated, and expected to share in his triumph.
Not very reaso Jesus rediscovered by malcolm muggeridge wish more well-read sages from the 60s wrote books like this one. I was sick, and you visited me. Now the third and last question, from one of the High Priest’s servants who had noticed Peter’s Galilean accent, and thought he recognized him as having been in the Garden of Gethsemane with Jesus when he was taken: