David Jenkins Looks Back Over His First Five Years As The Fourth Most Senior Bishop In The Church Of England He Discusses How His Thoughts On The Resurrection Labelled A Conjuring Trick With Bones Were Distorted By The Media, And Gives Us His Views On The Virgin Birth, The Resurrection, Whether Or Not God Directly Interferes With Our World The Laser Beam God And Christianity S Relationship With Politics In This Book He Explains How He Came To Be Caricatured As The Unbelieving Bishop Simply By Exploring The Faith This Honest And Comprehensive Account Examines Such Subjects As Media Distortion, Literal Biblical Truth And Nature Of Love It Aims To Sweep Away Traditional Ideas And Writes Of A God Who Takes Risks, And Is Often Found To Despair, But Who Always Gives Hope.
Jenkins is a Church of England cleric and former Bishop of Durham, a position he held from 1984 until 1994 Since retirement, he has continued to serve as an honorary assistant bishop in the Diocese of Ripon and Leeds.
- 200 pages
- Free to Believe
- David E. Jenkins
- 13 January 2017 David E. Jenkins