Christ & Culture, II
To Change the World: The Irony, Tragedy,
and Possibility of Christianity in
the Late Modern World
by James Davison Hunter
Oxford University Press, 2010
(358 pages, $27.95, hardcover)
reviewed by J. Daryl Charles
Three essays form the backbone of this intriguing volume, in which the author, LaBrosse-Levinson Distinguished Professor of Religion, Culture, and Social Theory at the University of Virginia, offers a highly provocative critique of Christian faith in contemporary American culture. Hunter’s argument can be summed up in three theses.
Thesis number one, under the . . .