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Jay McDaniel’s Essay

See Jay McDaniel’s full review at this web address: https://www.openhorizons.org/leaning-out-for-love-reflecting-on-god-cant-by-thomas-oord.html

Benjamin Davis Review

A wonderful and accessible follow up to Oord’s previous work “The Uncontrolling Love of God.” In “God Can’t”, Oord taps into something that feels both unfamiliar and beautiful. Something that is equal parts journey to peace, permission to grieve, and call to action....

George Hermanson Review

“I highly recommend this book. I would have copies in church libraries so it is easily accessible. Have copies to hand out for he addresses common questions about why bad things happen through case studies. He offers a new understanding of God’s actions...

Tiffany Triplett Review

This book is outstanding, practical, applicable, personally challenging and sobering as it woos readers to recognize and respond to the uncontrolling love of God who can’t.  It also helps us to understand God’s need for us who can, as “…our contributions are...

Dan Held Endorsement

“God Can’t is a most powerful  account  of what  CAN happen through God’s  creative synergy in relation to  cooperative persons.  It not only invites our own cooperation, but also  promises the meaningfully ...

Tim Reddish Review

“Don’t be fooled by a provocative title like “God Can’t,” this book is a positive, uplifting read! One of Oord’s key points is that God can’t override free will as that is incompatible with the essential, loving nature of God. This crucial – and...