The Secret Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert (Les pensées secrètes d'une convertie insolite)
At the age of twenty-eight, I openly declared myself to be a lesbian. I had just completed a doctorate in literature and cultural studies. Universities m ’ enlisted to advance radical left ideologies in administration and education. J ’ believed that I ’ was helping to make the world a better place. My interest in the faith was purely intellectual, and I did not ’ intend to change.
I have not asked to convert to Christianity. How could all of this happen to a smart girl like me?
Rosaria Champagne Butterfield was a full professor in the literature department at Syracuse University. After her conversion to Christianity in 1999, she taught at Geneva College where she worked with students. She is married to Kent Butterfield, pastor of the First Reformed Presbyterian Church in Durham. Rosaria is now looking after her children full time. She takes part in several conferences where she talks about her unusual journey towards the Christian faith.
Table of contents
1 My Conversion and the Gospel of Peace
2 The Repentance and Sin of Sodom
3 The Good Things: Sanctification and Public Worship
4 The Internal Front: Marriage, Ministry and Adoption
5 Home Schooling and Middle Age
Cited References and Bibliography
Original title : The Secret Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert
Author : Rosaria Champagne Butterfield
ISBN : 978-2-89082-272-6
Pages : 224
Dimensions : 5.5 x 8.5 inches
Weight : 264 g
Publication : June 2016
Format : paperback