Spiritual Disciplines and Means of Grace’Contrast or Continuum?: Q&A With Dallas Willard
"The single most harmful obstacle to spiritual growth in Western Christianity today is a misunderstanding of grace that keeps it out of daily life and obedience."
Dallas Willard, the late professor of philosophy at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, authored numerous books, including Knowing Christ Today: Why We Can Trust Spiritual Knowledge (HarperCollins, 2009), The Great Omission: Rediscovering Jesus' Essential Teachings on Discipleship (HarperCollins, 2006), and Renovation of the Heart: Putting on the Character of Christ (NavPress, 2002).
Would you give us a little background as to how you came to see the importance of spiritual disciplines and your theological journey?My desire to be an effective minister, as a very young man, led ...