Spectacular Sins, Today and Yesterday
When we published Spectacular Sins five years ago, sinning was not even then as spectacular as it is today. For example, that the history-long, ever-present heartache of same-sex desires in boys and girls and men and women should be celebrated as holy was not yet sanctioned by culture, court, chief, and church. Today it is. There are no words painful enough to lament this human ruin and divine dishonor.
In reissuing Spectacular Sins this week, now in paperback, we are saying that the message is more needed now than ever. The coddled Western world will sooner or later give way to even more spectacular sins, and then to great affliction. And when it does, whose vision of God will hold? Where are Christians being prepared for great global sorrows?
The aim of this book is not to meet felt needs, but to awaken needs that will soon be felt, and…