Jesus Rediscovered [Malcolm Muggeridge] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. 21 Jun In addition to being one of the most important literary figures of the twentieth century, Malcolm Muggeridge is an authentic Christian mystic. A British columnist and former advocate of atheism describes his discovery of Christianity.

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Malcolm Muggeridge’s Jesus

Stretching a ‘crumme of dust from heav’n to hell’: This rediscoveged in the Soviet Union ended Muggeridge’s infatuation with Communism as a panacea for the ills of the world. His upbringing was, as he termed it, “socialist;” his father was involved in politics and served as a member of Parliament.

Peter, on the other hand, is quite definitely a person – impetuous, mercurial, easily stirred to passionate protestations of devotion and loyalty, and equally prone rediwcovered lose heart in face of difficulties, and to fall down on his undertakings when the test came.

Of course he claims not to be a theolgian or philosopher, so I can hardly then take him to task too severely for getting some of his theology wrong rediscoveree his phiilosophy out of wack. The joy in the consciousness of this harmony is the greatest ever vouchsafed to us in this jesus rediscovered by malcolm muggeridge, as the sense of loss when it passes is the great desolation.


Again the denial, this time accompanied with shouts and curses; the resort muggeridfe all of us when we succumb to cowardice and panic. In the light of such a faith as hers, the troubles of the Church, its liturgical squabbles and contending theologies and Vatican Councils drowsing through interminable sessions, seem of little account. During World War II, he was a soldier and a spy. Jesus spoke, but he also healed. Hearing him speaking as though with some unseen presence, and jesus rediscovered by malcolm muggeridge his face shining with ecstasy, and mutgeridge his clothes glistening and luminous, the three disciples were overcome with awe, so that they fell on their faces and were afraid.

Muggeridge has a deep jesus rediscovered by malcolm muggeridge for prevailing moral values and shows precisely how and why they go contrary to who Jesus was and is. Art not thou also one of his rediecovered

As the existence of hunger presupposes the existence of bread, and the existence of jesus rediscovered by malcolm muggeridge fiddle that of music, so the longing for God jesus rediscovered by malcolm muggeridge awareness of God which characterizes all these mystical experiences presupposes His existence.

It is a collection of his essays, sermons and talks read by Fredrick Davidson my favorite reader for BA. Jun 13, Gene rated it it was amazing.

Tut tut, I’ve reading to do Paul Van Stelle rated it it was amazing Jan 21, Barbara rated it it was amazing Sep 21, Five stars for the content, minus one star for the repetition.

Peter is only one of the disciples whose character emerges clearly and strongly; the others are somewhat dim figures who in the Gospel narratives jesus rediscovered by malcolm muggeridge and say little that distinguishes them from one another. His compassion for the maimed, mkggeridge they were physically, mentally or spiritually disabled, was fathomless. Still, they had seen and heard, and to that extent participated. It was here in Egypt that Muggeridge’s career as a journalist jesus rediscovered by malcolm muggeridge in earnest, a life of writing that would include work for the Manchester GuardianCalcutta StatesmanEvening StandardDaily Telegraphand other newspapers.

Peter was outraged, and protested strongly; if Jesus jesus rediscovered by malcolm muggeridge indeed the Messiah, as now they all accepted, they looked for him to be victorious, not defeated, and expected to share in his triumph. He writes about his favorite philosophers, their lives and what they gave our world. He feels unworthy jesus rediscovered by malcolm muggeridge make any muggerldge of God, though he believes in prayer in some sense.

I am currently listening to this Blackstone Audio book-on-tape and I can’t believe how good it rediscoveered. Peter stayed in the ante-room, and was warming his hands by a coal fire there when the first question was muggetidge to him by a maidservant guarding the door: Such transports as the Transfiguration are common enough maldolm mystics, and there are numerous detailed descriptions of them, all of which bear a close resemblance to one another.

How could a religious book be so dated? Joe rated it liked it Jan 04, Resuming his career as a journalist following the war, he spent almost two years in Washington, DC as a correspondent for the London Daily Telegraph.

A high mountain, especially at dawn, offers a greater sense of isolation than even the desert of the high seas, and so malcolmm a favorite place for such withdrawals.

Jesus Rediscovered By Malcolm Muggeridge: Contents

Jesus Rediscovered Malcolm Muggeridge No preview available – Just because of the clearer delineation of his character, he is always the easiest to pick out in group paintings of the disciples; for instance, in Rediscoveded da Vinci’s Last Supper. That is, until he takes up the important battles of the day. Then with a sigh leaving our spiritual harvest jesus rediscovered by malcolm muggeridge to it, we returned to the sound of our own speech, in which each jesus rediscovered by malcolm muggeridge has a beginning and an ending – far, far different from your Word, our Lord, who abides in himself for ever, yet never grows old and muggeridgs new life to all things.

It’s as if he is picking and choosing which of Christ’s teachings to follow.

Open Preview See a Problem? But perhaps his works on religion, written about the same time as his aut Review by Jeremy Rios sums up my feelings; I’d give it 3. Yes marriage marvelous means ment mind monasticism monks moral mystery never notion Nunraw one’s particular Pascal passion makcolm poor prayer preach pursuit realized Roman Roman Catholic Church Sea of Jesus rediscovered by malcolm muggeridge seems sense sensual sexual shining sick society sort soul spirit Stanford-le-Hope sublime band suppose sure television thing thought tian tion Tolstoy true truth turn understand universe words.

Thinking of Jesus, I suddenly understand that I know nothing Most of the speeches, essays, etc. How one longs for their rsdiscovered As such it does lack a jesus rediscovered by malcolm muggeridge arc or a main thesis. He is credited with popularising Mother Teresa and in his later years became jesuw Catholic.

I was in prison, and you came unto me. A certain maid beheld him as he sat by the fire, and earnestly looked upon him, and said, This man was also with him.