A Glorious Dark: Finding Hope in the Tension between Belief by A. J. Swoboda

By A. J. Swoboda

On Thursday as they ate the Passover meal with Jesus, the disciples believed that the dominion was once coming they usually have been at the entrance finish of a revolution. Then got here the tragedy of Friday and, in some way even worse, the silence of Saturday. They ran. They doubted. They despaired. but, in the grave, God's energy was once nonetheless flowing like a robust river underneath the ice of iciness. after which there has been Sunday morning.

Real, uncooked, and achingly sincere, A excellent Dark meets readers within the ambiguity, doubt, and uncertainty we think whilst our ideals concerning the international do not fit as much as fact. Tackling tricky questions like Why is religion so difficult? Why do I doubt? Why does God permit me to suffer? and Is God relatively with me in the course of my pain? A. J. Swoboda places into sharp concentration a religion that's more than our own convenience or fulfilment. He invitations readers to enhance a religion that embraces the stress among what we think and what we event, exhibiting that the very stress we search to get rid of is the place God meets us.

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