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Single Idea 16008

[catalogued under 29. Religion / B. Monotheistic Religion / 4. Christianity / a. Christianity]

Full Idea

One best becomes a Christian - without 'Christianity'.

Gist of Idea

The best way to be a Christian is without 'Christianity'


Søren Kierkegaard (The Journals of Kierkegaard [1850], JP-1:214)

Book Reference

Kierkegaard,Søren: 'Journals and Papers Vol. 1', ed/tr. Hong,Howard/Edna [Princeton ], p.214

A Reaction

A very healthy attitude for followers of Jesus, given today's television evangelists, religious fundamentalist and zealots. [SY]