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There Is No God and He Is Always with You Audiobook

There Is No God and He Is Always with You: A Search for God in Odd Places

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Publisher's Summary

Can you be an atheist and still believe in God?

Can you be a true believer and still doubt?

Can Zen give us a way past our constant fighting about God?

Brad Warner was initially interested in Buddhism because he wanted to find God, but Buddhism is usually thought of as godless. In the three decades since Warner began studying Zen, he has grappled with paradoxical questions about God and managed to come up with some answers. In this fascinating search for a way beyond the usual arguments between fundamentalists and skeptics, Warner offers a profoundly engaging and idiosyncratic take on the ineffable power of the "ground of all being."

©2013 Brad Warner (P)2013 Brad Warner

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    Certainly not what I expected, definitely his best book so far. I am going to listen to it again right now!

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    Row Z 09-28-16
    Row Z 09-28-16 Member Since 2014

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    Great perspectives and stories. It's like sitting down and listening to a good friend. Enjoyed while on my daily walk.

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    great insight. good use of references throughout the book. seems genuine.

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    K. Cunningham Panama, Central America 03-14-17
    K. Cunningham Panama, Central America 03-14-17 Member Since 2007

    Retiree who loves audio books. I like mostly nonfiction, understanding our world and the people in it, but some good fiction is welcome too.

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    "Great title!"

    The title about sums it up. Things often don't make sense, so how do we sort things out? Is there a God? what is God? Who knows, but this is Mr. Warner's opinion on the subject, not Buddhist teachings, but rather his own thoughts. It didn't answer any questions for me, but I found it very interesting to follow his thinking. The book is well written and I enjoyed his "at home" narration, background noises and all.

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    "good God"

    thank you for you insight. I like the Buddha stuff, and the good stuff. I get this is not a punk rock book but I liked that stuff too, from before. keep up the good work.

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    Michael Gene Pritchard Toronto, Ontario Canada 01-17-17
    Michael Gene Pritchard Toronto, Ontario Canada 01-17-17 Member Since 2015
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    "A worthy backup to Harcore Zen"

    A worthy follow up to his other works, which I read in paperback. Worth it. Very engaging.

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    Martin Whitman Overland Park, KS, United States 01-25-17
    Martin Whitman Overland Park, KS, United States 01-25-17
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    "long essay not dharma talk"

    There are a lot of good dharma talks on Audible. If you want teachings don't look here. These are Brad's opinions and they are based on Brad's opinions.

    This is really just a blog. Interesting at times, but mostly not.

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    A good take on 'god' from Brad, more than I expected, I enjoyed this and will enjoy listening again to it

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