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Charles Colson

a story of power, corruption, and redemption

by John Perry

  • 204 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Broadman & Holman in Nashville, Tenn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Colson, Charles W.,
    • Christian converts -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Watergate Affair, 1972-1974.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 246-252) and index.

      StatementJohn Perry.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBV4935.C63 P47 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 258 p. :
      Number of Pages258
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3778459M
      ISBN 100805425128
      LC Control Number2003545275
      OCLC/WorldCa52149423

        Product description: In his first book of daily readings, Charles Colson shares truths and warnings on timely and timeless subjects ranging from Aristotle and the Apostles to MTV, the arts and evolution. In this daily devotional Colson presents a full year of cutting edge, “think” pieces sure to motivate Christians to action.   Charles Colson – How Now Shall We Live? Chuck Colson takes almost pages to answer this question, but here is my summary relating to their description of the Christian worldview: Colson says that we should live by embracing God’s truth, understanding the physical and moral order he has created, lovingly contending for that truth with our neighbors, and then having the courage to live it.

      The Collected Works of Charles Colson: Loving God: Kingdoms in Conflict: ISBN () Hardcover, Bbs Pub Corp, Dance with Deception, A. The Body. Charles Colson with Ellen Santilli Vaughn. Dallas: Word Publishing, pages, notes, index. In May l I read Colson’s book Loving God, listened to the audio tapes of the same title, wrote the author a letter, and sent him several books and essays published by The Trinity Foundation. Mr.

      The God of Stones & Spiders by Colson, Charles and a great selection of related books, Charles Colson, First Edition. Social Commentary. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. This full sized hardcover book takes a look at the decline of the work ethic in America and what we can do about it and this copy is in great shape. The dustjacket is shiny. As Charles Colson, a renowned Evangelical Christian writer and leader, wrote in his book “The Faith”, “When the God of the Bible is rejected, people choose a new god” (Colson, 68). The epitome of this statement can be found in 21st century American culture.


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