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The prodigal God: recovering the heart of the Christian faith
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New York : Dutton, c2008.
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xv, 139 pages ; 20 cm.
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Uses the biblical tale of the prodigal son to provide both an introduction to Christianity and a clarifying primer on the nature of the gospel for believers.

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226.806 K29 2008a
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 136-139).
Description
Uses the biblical tale of the prodigal son to provide both an introduction to Christianity and a clarifying primer on the nature of the gospel for believers.
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Keller, T. (2008). The prodigal God: recovering the heart of the Christian faith. New York: Dutton.

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Keller, Timothy, 1950-. 2008. The Prodigal God: Recovering the Heart of the Christian Faith. New York: Dutton.

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Keller, Timothy, 1950-, The Prodigal God: Recovering the Heart of the Christian Faith. New York: Dutton, 2008.

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Keller, Timothy. The Prodigal God: Recovering the Heart of the Christian Faith. New York: Dutton, 2008. Print.

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