AP History Notes

The world's best AP history notes

Learn more on this topic from our recommended AP history review books.

When God Talks Back (RELIGION IN AMERICAN HISTORY)

An interesting history-related post from RELIGION IN AMERICAN HISTORY:


Paul Harvey

Monday's Fresh Air aired an intriguing interview with anthropologist and psychologist T. M. Luhrmann, author of the new book When God Talks Back: Understanding the American Evangelical Relationship with God, a work based on participant-observation at Vineyard Fellowship churches over a number of years. Here's a little excerpt from the review:



Luhrmann says she noticed that when people in The Vineyard prayer group concentrated on speaking to God, they attended more intensely to their own internal worlds.
"It becomes more alive, it feels more real, and occasionally it almost slipped over the edge of that boundary that separates ...

Read the original post.


Learn more on this topic from our recommended AP history review books.

Comments are closed.