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By A. J. Swoboda

On Thursday as they ate the Passover meal with Jesus, the disciples believed that the dominion used to be coming they usually 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 strength was once nonetheless flowing like a powerful river underneath the ice of iciness. after which there has been Sunday morning.

Real, uncooked, and achingly sincere, A excellent Dark meets readers within the ambiguity, doubt, and uncertainty we suppose while our ideals in regards to the global do not fit as much as truth. Tackling difficult questions like Why is religion so demanding? Why do I doubt? Why does God permit me to suffer? and Is God fairly 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 strengthen a religion that embraces the strain among what we think and what we adventure, displaying that the very stress we search to dispose of is the place God meets us.

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