Jesus was a liberal : reclaiming Christianity for all
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New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
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For the millions of people who identify as liberal Christians. In McLennan's bold call to reclaim ownership of Christianity, he advocates a sense of religion based not on doctrinal readings of scripture but on the humanity behind Christ's teachings. He addresses such topics as intelligent design, abortion, same sex marriage, war. torture and much, much more. As he says in the Preface, "We liberal Christians know in our hearts that there is much more to life than seems to meet the rational eye of atheists; yet we find it hard to support supernatural claims about religion that fly in the face of scientific evidence."

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First edition.
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xii, 260 pages ; 25.
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English
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0230614299, 9780230614291 :

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Includes bibliographical references (pages [228]-253) and index.
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McLennan, S. (2009). Jesus was a liberal: reclaiming Christianity for all. First edition. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

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McLennan, Scotty. 2009. Jesus Was a Liberal: Reclaiming Christianity for All. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

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McLennan, Scotty, Jesus Was a Liberal: Reclaiming Christianity for All. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.

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McLennan, Scotty. Jesus Was a Liberal: Reclaiming Christianity for All. First edition. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009. Print.

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