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By Mark C. Taylor

Religion, Mark C. Taylor argues in After God, is extra advanced than both its defenders or critics imagine and, certainly, is far extra influential than any folks discover. Our global, Taylor keeps, is formed via faith even if it really is least visible. religion and cost, he insists, are unavoidable and inextricably interrelated for believers and nonbelievers alike.

The first complete theology of tradition because the pioneering paintings of Paul Tillich, After God redefines faith for our modern age. This volumeis a thorough reconceptualization of faith and Taylor’s so much pathbreaking paintings but, bringing jointly quite a few strands of theological argument and cultural research 4 a long time within the making.

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“The distinguishing function of Taylor’s profession is a fearless, or even reckless, orientation to the recent and to no matter what demanding situations orthodoxy. . . . Taylor’s paintings is playful, perverse, rarefied, creative, and sometimes brilliant.”—New York instances Magazine


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