BY KARL MENNINGER, M.D. For ma. even through our own silence, we are all guilty of sin by not speaking out against it. . Trivia About Whatever Became o. The famed psychiatrist, Karl Menninger, posed this inquiry forty-two years ago as he witnessed the disappearance of the word “sin” from social. Whatever Became of Sin? is the title of a book by a psychiatrist, Karl But midway between Menninger and now, I wrote on sin and said that.

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In our permissive society, even through our own silence, we are all guilty of sin by not speaking out against it.

He has written a dozen books and belongs to a score of national psychiatric organizations, several of which he founded. Jermaine Gayle rated it really liked it Dec 07, Return to Book Page.

Such teaching is neither Biblical nor reasonable mennknger robs individuals, like my friend, of the relief and forgiveness that comes through walking in the light and confessing our sins to God.

Beverly rated it it was amazing Aug 03, Also John, throughout this letter, addresses its recipients as my little children and this is further evidence that he is addressing fellow believers.

She did so but when the minister started to lay his hands on menningr and pray he suddenly withdrew.

“Whatever Became of Sin” Redux – Dr. James Emery White Christian Blog

His books on Spiritual awakening and church order can be found on Amazon and at his website at http: And all the time my heart was afraid and in turmoil. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Outdated and biased in it’s secular worldview of psychology.


Not until the EPILOGUE, which he calls a deferred preface, does the author tell us how he came to write this book and how he has come from from many years of experience to consider moral values an essential aspect of psychiatry.

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The passage reads, If we confess our sins He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins befame to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.

This task enlists the physician, the psychiatrist, the minister, the lawyer, the editor, the teacher, and the mother in a common army- an army against self-destruction and world destruction.

Thirdly, from the time of its composition, I John was recognized as a letter to Christians. Presuppositions of sin and wrath are so far off base from biblical Christianity that ant conclusions he drew were wanting at best. Books by Karl A. She, of becqme, told no one of her plan. For many years the name Karl Menninger has been almost synonymous in America with the science and the practice of psychiatry. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.

Book desciption from Amazon: As Peter said in I Peter 4: Thought-provoking and passionate, a modern classic. I went to a family in the community whateber told them what God had put in my heart.

Whatever became of sin?

Wesnetz rated it really liked it Jan 31, Nov 18, Arnie rated it it was amazing. In this book Menninger, who taught in the Harvard Medical School before founding the Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas, discussed the tendency in psychiatry and society to do away with the concept of sin and to exonerate individuals of personal responsibility by shifting the blame for their bad behavior sin to others, i.


Chris Sicks rated it really liked it Mar 31, Newer Post Older Post Home. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. The word “sin” has almost disappeared from our vocabulary, but the sense of guilt remains in our hearts and minds. LeAnna Hochstetler rated it did not like it Jul 17, The book was encouraging, uplifting, hopeful and challenging.

I waited for a couple of days and then obeyed the word He had spoken to me some weeks before. This, in turn, reduces any real hope for change and recovery because mental health and moral health go hand in hand.

Barbara Reese rated it really liked it Sep 11, It resulted in an entire family coming to Christ, and I learned a very important lesson about the importance of a two-fold confession. Tom rated it liked it Jun 10, A Key to True Revival. Karl Menninger, who was no evangelical Christian, wrote a book in whatevre Whatever Became of Sin.

Ben Donahower rated it it was amazing Jun 27, Bill Hill rated it liked it Jun 09, Jonathan Ottaway rated it liked it May 12, One day I decided to come out of denial and have an honest conversation with God.

Refresh and try again. Menninger attempts to apply psychiatry to a world-wide affliction, the depression, gloom, discouragement and apprehensiveness which are so prevalent. To ask other readers questions about Whatever Became of Sin?

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