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Losing our virtue

why the church must recover its moral vision

by David F. Wells

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Published by W.B. Eerdmans Pub. in Grand Rapids, Mich .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Christianity and culture -- United States.,
    • Christianity -- United States -- 20th century.,
    • Christian ethics.,
    • United States -- Moral conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDavid F. Wells.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBR115.C8 W43 1998
      The Physical Object
      FormatPaperback
      Paginationxii, 228 p.
      Number of Pages228
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL686056M
      ISBN 100802838278
      LC Control Number97032963

        When “the love of Christ controls us” (2 Corinthians ), when we embrace the truth that he is our sovereign, and God has “left nothing outside his control” (Hebrews ), we can bask in the freedom that we need not muster our own strength to exercise self-control, but we can find strength in the strength of another. In the person of. Introduction: Our Virtue 25 PART ONE. STUDENTS The Clean Slate 47 Books 62 Music 68 Relationships 82 Selj-Centeredness 82 Equality 88 Race 91 Sex 97 Separateness Divorce Love Eros PART TWO. NIHILISM, AMERICAN STYLE The German Connection Two Revolutions and Two States of Nature The Self Creativity Culture

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In Losing Our Virtue: Why the Church Must Recover Its Moral Vision, theologian David Wells argues that the Church is in danger of losing its moral authority to speak to a culture whose moral fabric is torn/5(2).

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Summary. It is popular in our day to speak of “family values.” However, while politicians and other newsmakers consistently debate the exact meaning of these values, few acknowledge that virtue is impossible without God, the sole universal standard of right and wrong.

Wells believes the church can still speak to our current situation if it can regain its moral strength and courage. Publisher: Eerdman's Publishing ISBN:   Losing Our Virtue, David Wells, Losing our Virtue is the third and final book in a trilogy that started with No Place for Truth () and continued in God in the Wasteland ().

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(18). In this volume he discusses how we have gone from the language of virtue (i,e, courage, perseverance, integrity, etc.) to values (fun, amazing, exciting, etc.) in the course of a century.

This loss of a moral center has cost not only our culture but the church as we move away from a biblical way of seeing and interacting with our world. In Losing Our Virtue: Why the Church Must Recover Its Moral Vision, theologian David Wells argues that the Church is in danger of losing its moral authority to speak to a culture whose moral fabric is torn.

Although much of the Church has enjoyed success and growth over the past years, Wells laments a “hollowing out of evangelical conviction, a loss of the biblical word in its. Book Summary: The title of this book is Losing Our Virtue and it was written by David F.

Wells. This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company and has a total of pages in the : Losing Our Virtue is about the disintegrating moral culture that is contemporary society and what this disturbing loss means for the church.

Wells covers the following in this bold critique: • How the theologically emptied spirituality of the church is causing it to lose. Title: Losing Our Virtue: Why the Church Must Recover Its Moral Vision By: David F.

Wells Format: Paperback Number of Pages: Vendor: Wm. Eerdmans Publishing Co. Publication Date: Dimensions: 6 X 9 (inches) Weight: 12 ounces ISBN: ISBN Stock No: WWPages: Available now for the first time in paperback, Losing Our Virtue offers a bold critique of the moral disintegration taking place in contemporary society and its reflection in today's evangelical church.

Continuing the series begun with David Wells's No Place for Truth and God in the Wasteland, this acclaimed volume urges the church to regain its. LOSING OUR VIRTUE: WHY THE CHURCH MUST RECOVER ITS MORAL VISION, by David F.

Wells. Published on July 4, by Benjamin J. Montoya. Eerdmans, |. Losing Our Virtue Quotes Showing of 8. “Humility has nothing to do with depreciating ourselves and our gifts in ways we know to be untrue. Even "humble" attitudes can be Cited by: 2. Four of the six chapters in Losing Our Virtue constitute the heart of the book and are devoted to themes liberally treated in Wells’ first two volumes—materialistic consumption, image and style over substance, the therapeutic culture, the lack of civic virtue, and, not least, society’s aversion to truth, truth–telling, guilt, and moral accountability.

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(‘Brother Square-Toes’ —Rewards and Fairies) If you can keep your head when all about you. Are losing theirs and blaming it on you, If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you, But make allowance for their doubting too; If you can wait and not be tired by waiting, Or being lied about, don’t deal in lies.