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Fr Nadim Nassar: The Culture of God

Date: September 6, 2018

Fr Nadim Nassar will be preaching this Sunday at 10am and also publicising his new book, The Culture of God: The Syrian Jesus – reading the divine mind, sailing into the divine heart.

We look forward to a lively discussion – and please bring £14.99 for a signed copy!

Edward Stourton reviews the book as follows:
‘So much of the reporting of the Middle East at the moment reflects war and human misery; it’s inspiring to find, in this thoughtful and engaging book, a message of hope from what Fr Nadim calls “that region of the world that God chose to live in when he took human form”‘
‘The ultimate question of this book is, why does it matter to me, a human being, to know the culture of God, and what impact should that have on my own life and existence? The culture of God is the antithesis of the culture of the Pharisees – yet again and again we fall into the trap of condemning or excluding others. Understanding the culture of God helps us to uncover God’s image within us, a shining jewel buried deep under the dirt of our selfishness and greed, and helps us to shine as God intends us to, re-forming our relationships with God and with each other in our amazingly diverse world.’