1 Jun WHY versus WHY NOT? Why did God place us in a world full of pleasures if we aren’t meant to pursue them all? In an imaginative dialogue. Sense and Sensuality by Ravi Zacharias, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Read “Sense and Sensuality Jesus Talks to Oscar Wilde on the Pursuit of Pleasure” by Ravi Zacharias with Rakuten Kobo. WHY versus WHY NOT? ** ** Why.
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Other books in the series. Nov 28, Les Wolf rated it really liked it. It’s an imagined conversation between Jesus and Oscar Wilde. Please review your cart. Other Books You Might Enjoy.
I think it is a very approachable book, albeit the conversation sometimes gets in the way for me. My first book of the year.
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The End of Reason. Wilde may have taken this further than most, but it is a frightening commentary on our current culture. Continue shopping Checkout Continue shopping. The Broken Way Ann Voskamp. An imaginary conversation between Oscar Wilde, Blaise Pascal, and Jesus Christ about some of life’s most fascinating questions Zacharias presents good thoughts concerning pleasure and how to maintain a good balance with it in life.
Having Wilde and Zachariae dialogue about a misspent life points out the folly of living for self. I place my value on what I accomplish. It was a good book, and I really like the presentation of an imaginary dialogue between Wilde, Pascal, and Jesus. For a book about Oscar Wilde, who wrote preeminently beautiful prose and poetry, it is lacking the syntactic elegance that one would expect.
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All their insight leads us only to the knowledge that it is not in ourselves that we discover the true and the good New Birth or Rebirth? He uses king Solomon as an example from Ecclesiastes in the pursuit of pleasure for its own sake: We appreciate your feedback. But it’s deep and philosophical. There Is a Plan. Love Does Bob Goff.
He has a particularly clever way of developing this conversation between Wilde, Jesus and Pascal using ideas each had put forward in various other writings. We’ll publish them on our site once we’ve reviewed them.
Yet when I surveyed all that my hands had done and what I had toiled to achieve, everything was meaningless, a chasing after the wind; nothing was gained under the sun. New Birth or Rebirth. He fully believes the truth of Jesus Christ can endure the toughest critiques and philosophical attacks. Zacharias demonstrates a deep familiarity with the work and life of both Wilde and Pascal, Taking his cue–I think–from Peter Kreeft, Zacharias here crafts a Socratic dialogue between Oscar Senes, Jesus, and a religious writer who meant senauality to Wilde: Almost more of an essay than a ‘book’, this writing was interesting.
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The Insanity of Unbelief. Please review your cart. This is odd since it is probably one of the most useful in terms of engaging in an apologetic debate with sensuzlity people I encounter most. Pleasure will eventually come fro What I’ve gathered as the main point of this book is that our sensual desire are given to us by God, but perverted by sexual deviance and we can not be justified by arguing “but we are made in God’s image”. His literary repartee fueled an “if it feels good, do it” humanistic philosophy that is still prevalent in the world today.
Preview — Sense and Sensuality by Ravi Zacharias. Would you sensulity us to take another look at this review? Zacharias presents good A very well-written book offering a deeper understanding of Oscar Wilde and his works through his conversation with Jesus and Blaise Pascal. This audiobook can be listened to on: