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Great selection of sermons based on U2 songs For those of us who are pastors and U2 fans, it is a fun bookespecially while thinking of doing a series of sermons along these lines Readget inspiredand enjoy. @DOWNLOAD PDF Ø Get Up Off Your Knees: Preaching the U2 Catalog Î Get Up Off Your Knees is a thoughtful and provocative collection of sermons by a group of preachers from across the international church spectrum who have been moved to theological reflection on the art and work of U This book will appeal to fans of U, students of homiletics, and everyone interested in the intersection of art, popular culture, and religion OK so I m biased D We like U2 a lot Some of these essays were very insightful, some farfetched, and some just not well written Still, I ll read most anything about my favorite rock stars Poor Bono, he s in tough shape this month after his bicycle accident in Central Park Healing prayers to him. Just because I have read does not mean that anyone should expect this stuff Besides, if I am to quote anyone out here, I would quote either country artists or the Rat Pack. Get Up Off Your Knees is a collection of sermons from ministers of different Christian denominations that are based on the lyrics of U2 songs Each chapter begins with a scripture reference and the titles of one or two songs that the sermon is based on The readings are best suited as daily devotionals As with any collection of essays by different authors, quality varies from one chapter to the next Still, there were some really great pieces here and the overall effect was a deeper understandi Get Up Off Your Knees is a collection of sermons from ministers of different Christian denominations that are based on the lyrics of U2 songs Each chapter begins with a scripture reference and the titles of one or two songs that the sermon is based on The readings are best suited as daily devotionals As with any collection of essays by different authors, quality varies from one chapter to the next Still, there were some really great pieces here and the overall effect was a deeper understanding of how important spirituality and especially God s love for humankind is to the band and, finally, the impact that these songs have had on the lives of at least some of their fans A very informative spiritual guide to the link between Christian faith and the songs of U2 Edited by two Episcopalians, the book contains sermons from across the spectrum of Christian faith that demonstrate links between the songs lyrics of U2 and the band members particularly lead vocalist frontman Bono Vox pronouncements about their faith experiences A wonderful book for those fans of U2 and those who are able to find credible links between pop culture and the Christian experience.