"Losing Our Virtue: Why the Church Must Recover Its Moral Vision" by David F. Wells
Exegeting Our Self-Worshiping Culture
The massacre in Littleton, Colorado, is branded vividly on our collective consciousness, as are the senseless killings in Jonesborough, Arkansas; Paducah, Kentucky; and Oklahoma City. I began this review as reports flashed across television screens that stock trader Mark Barton had murdered his family of three before going on a murderous rampage through Atlanta's day-trading community. Before I finished, Buford Furrow, impassioned by neo-Nazi convictions, sprayed bullets at Jewish toddlers in Los Angeles. What has gone wrong in our country? Is America on the verge of moral meltdown?
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