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‘Christ-Haunted’: Wolfgang Reviews Susan Campbell’s Autobiography

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Susan Campbell is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, a widely read Hartford Courant columnist, and the author of two books with a third forthcoming.

She was also a member of the Courant’s Pulitzer Prize-winning team for breaking news. She is co-author of a travel book,Connecticut Curiositiesand she lives in Connecticut with her husband. Journalist Campbell’s funny, sweet, and yet biting memoir recounts growing up in a fundamentalist church and “dating Jesus. Campbell writes of trying to be good and gain heaven, but even as a young girl she revels in small acts of subversiveness and continually asks questions that are never answered satisfactorily.

She feels about her childhood and youth that, “like a sword, fundamentalism was plunged into [my body] and then it got broken off in [me] so that [it] will never heal. She notes that Christ’s teachings are truly egalitarian in their attitude and “downright revolutionary. Simultaneously wisecracking and scholarly, both heartfelt and hilarious. I loved this book!

An exception is Susan Campbell.

Dating Jesus (A Story of Fundamentalism, Feminism, and the American Girl)

She was also a member of the Hartford Courant’s Pulitzer Prize-winning team for breaking news. Bailey, Hugh. Baker, Kendra. Bartol, Norma. Beach, Randall.

Susan Campbell, author of Dating Jesus: A Story of Fundamentalism, Feminism, and the American Girl, on LibraryThing.

She was also a member of the Hartford Courant’s Pulitzer Prize-winning team for breaking news. Alejandro, Alexandria. Alfonso III, Fernando. Baddour, Dylan. Bair, Jeff. Balch, Bridget. Balter, Emma.

Dating Jesus: A Story of Fundamentalism, Feminism, and the American Girl

Jen Mann is taking a well-deserved vacation this week. Actually, being the dedicated individual that she is, she tried to email in her review but was beaten by a computer malfunction. When she was growing up in Missouri, hard by Route 66 and in the shadow of the Ozarks, Susan Campbell was completely immersed in that old time religion. In fact, she took the full-body plunge twice to make sure she got it right.

She noticed early on that you could never tell for certain if you had this religious business right. There were so many rules, prohibitions and great expectations.

Dating Jesus by Susan Campbell, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

When it comes to economic inequality, and the cycle of poverty, I have been researching at my internship New Have n Reads how the lack of proper education contributes to the cycle of poverty. Specifically, the lack of suitable education, or education at all, provided for women creates a cycle of illiteracy, which results in the inability to gain tools necessary to make an income.

Nearly two-thirds of illiterate adults worldwide are women, it is estimated that million women 15 years of age and older are illiterate. The cycle of poverty is parallel to illiteracy rates. While efforts have been put in globally and nationally to improve the quality of education among women, those who missed out on the proper education early on in their formative years still feel the effects today.

It is estimated that if a student is not reading proficiently by the 4 th grade, that student has a 78 percebt chance of never catching up. This is a factor to the wealth inequality and income inequality rampant in our country. So please.

Monday Book Talk: “Dating Jesus,” by Susan Campbell

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Susan Campbell Ponders How Jesus’ Words Might Shape Us Today an award-​winning author of Dating Jesus: Fundamentalism, Feminism.

By the age of twelve, Susan Campbell had been flirting with Jesus for some time, and in her mind, Jesus had been flirting back. Why wouldn’t he? She went to his house three times a week, listened to his stories, loudly and lustily sang songs to him. She even professed her love for him through being baptized.

In this lovingly told tale, Susan Campbell takes us into the world of Christian fundamentalism–a world where details really, really matter. And she shows us what happened when she finally came to admit that in her faith, women would never be allowed a seat near the throne. Read more Read less. Amazon International Store International products have separate terms, are sold from abroad and may differ from local products, including fit, age ratings, and language of product, labeling or instructions.

Dating Jesus

By the age of twelve, Susan Campbell had been flirting with Jesus for some time, and in her mind, Jesus had been flirting back. Why wouldn’t he? She went to his house three times a week, listened to his stories, loudly and lustily sang songs to him. She even professed her love for him through being baptized. In this lovingly told tale, Susan Campbell takes us into the world of Christian fundamentalism—a world where details really, really matter.

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She was also a member of the Hartford Courant’s Pulitzer Prize-winning team for breaking news. Bailey, Hugh. Baker, Kendra. Bartol, Norma. Beach, Randall. Bennett, Macaela J. Borsuk, Ken. Bowley, Sean Patrick. Boyle, Lindsay.

Susan Campbell

By the age of twelve, Susan Campbell had been flirting with Jesus for some time, and in her mind, Jesus had been flirting back. She went to his house three times a week, listened to his stories, loudly and lustily sang songs to him. She even professed her love for him through being baptized. In this lovingly told tale, Susan Campbell takes us into the world of Christian fundamentalism—a world where details really, really matter. And she shows us what happened when she finally came to admit that in her faith, women would never be allowed a seat near the throne.

Simultaneously wisecracking and scholarly, both heartfelt and hilarious.

An exception is Susan Campbell, whose memoir, Dating Jesus, chronicles her upbringing as an eager fundamentalist in the Missouri Ozarks.

Susan Campbell likes to ask questions. But at age eight, a question she asked a Sunday school teacher got her into big trouble. The question? The teacher, a church deacon, responded in the usual dismissive way: Jesus was a man, and the 12 disciples he chose were men. One of her brothers at age 12 was already building a reputation in the area as a boy preacher.

She told him that she had read an article about Dale Evans Rogers in a popular magazine.

DATING JESUS

Campbell worked as a Courant reporter for 26 years, covering all types of stories in and around Hartford, and now freelances as a columnist. They inform what the place is now. But despite a sometimes sorrowful tone, the book ends on a hopeful note.

By the age of twelve, Susan Campbell had been flirting with Jesus for some time, and in her mind, Jesus had been flirting back. Why wouldn’t he?

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