Saturday, September 8, 2007

Listen to this indictment on self-help books issued by these two bestselling authors ( wrote a book together called "Why We Read What We Read" ( based on extensive research of books on the Publishers' Weekly bestseller's list ( the past 16 years. I'm thinking this could easily apply to the messages many prosperity gospel ( of the televangelist bilk. To me they make believing and then prospering sound so easy even an adult could do it, which is very misleading. Living a life of faith is not easy as evidenced by the recent very public marital problems of popular prosperity gospel prognosticators, Juanita Bynum ( Paula White ( Booboo happens. Anyway, this is just an excerpt from a podcast I got of this Diane Rehm Show (; you can get the whole show in its entirerity here (

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