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Towards kingdom come

Spirituality must work to create God’s new order, Nick Mercer learns

Christian Spirituality: SCM Core Text
Karen E. Smith

SCM Press £19.99 (978-0-334-04042-2)
Church Times Bookshop £18

WHO WOULD have thought in the 1960s that spirituality would become a buzzword of 21st-century Western culture? From school OFSTEDs to dieting regimes, and among celebrities, cabinet ministers, and terrorists, spirituality is a sine qua non. Of course, its ...

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