So, here was something that actually addressed my condition; and I would say, contrary to the controversy that Honest to God
provoked in its own time and a little bit afterward, that instead of challenging my faith in the wrong way and tossing me off my theological, hobby-horse, it actually preserved the Christian faith for me.
From this moment we hear words and phrases of a new generation: Bonhoeffer's "religionless Christianity," Bultmann's call to demythologize the scriptures, Tillich's God as the "Ground of All Being," Robinson's Honest to God
and a call for "worldly holiness," and even a Death of God theology.
Robinson's controversial 1963 book, Honest to God
, that, among other things, "we should do well to give up using the word 'God' for a generation, so impregnated has it become with a way of thinking we may have to discard if the Gospel is to signify anything" (7, 8).
But who, honest to God
, really believes that nothing is impossible?
The idea is, honest to God
, to learn how to evolve proteins to do whatever you want," says biochemist Stuart A.
It sounds wannabe humble, but I swear it, honest to god
Brian said: "The little girl was heard crying, 'I must tell you summat, please take your hands off me a minute, please please, Mummy, please it hurts me, I want to see Mummy, honest to God
please God, help me leave me please, help me, will you I've got to go because I'm going out with my Mamma.
Billy Graham was drawing the crowds and Honest to God
appeared to be ignoring the fact that churches were growing.
I've found a way honestly I have suppose you'd say Maybe in a metaphorical way It was quite by chance really Triggered by a classic record Playing on the radio With the family album on my knee A packet of tissues at the ready I was prepared to turn back time Every photo had a momentous tale To tell, smiling familiar faces of departed Kith and Kin, actually came to life Before my whingeing eyes, births, marriages Our annual May processions, little kids Dressed like angels in pretty white frocks Tears turned to laughter as I skipped lovingly Through time, it didn't take a Dr Who Time Machine Just turn the pages of the family album Honest to God
it's that easy
You are honest to God
only and harming each other by these unnecessary, petty actions.
She denies being an addict saying: "I was using a bit of kit a few months ago but honest to God
I'm not using just now.
Honest to god
, why can't these shrill witches put a sock in it?
He said in a recorded phone call: "I've killed her, honest to God
We had spoken almost daily for that year, and he would have had to mutter but a word or two and this native of Liverpool (he still, honest to God
, says things like "toodle pip" and calls nearly everyone "Luv") would have stood out even in a New York crowd.
Somehow managed to completely miss James Zabiela - according to everyone who heard him, his set was a show-stealing, honest to God