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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To ask other readers becane about Whatever Became of Sin? Be the first to ask a question about Whatever Became of ,arl Lists with This Book. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Aug 15, Laurie rated it it was amazing. Book desciption from Amazon: For many years the name Karl Menninger has been almost synonymous in America with the science and the practice of psychiatry.
In the present book Dr. Menninger attempts to apply psychiatry to a world-wide ahatever, the depression, gloom, discouragement and apprehensiveness which are so prevalent. The word “sin” has almost disa Book desciption from Amazon: The word “sin” has almost disappeared from our vocabulary, but the sense of guilt remains in our hearts qhatever minds. The prisoners punished in our jails are a small minority of all the offenders; “all we like sheep have gone astray.
Are these states of illness? Not until the EPILOGUE, which he calls a deferred preface, does the author tell us how he came to write this book and isn he has come from from many years of experience to consider moral values an essential aspect of psychiatry. If, as he believes, mental health and moral health are identical, the recognition of the reality of sin offers to the suffering struggling, anxious world a real hope not of belated treatment but of prevention.
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.
He has written a dozen books and belongs to a score of national psychiatric organizations, several of which he founded. Dec 10, Greg Kerr rated it did not menniger it. Outdated and biased in it’s secular worldview of psychology.
Presuppositions of wyatever and wrath are so far off base from biblical Christianity that ant conclusions he drew were wanting at best.
Aug 12, Les Wolf rated it it menninber amazing. In our permissive society, even through our own silence, we are all guilty of sin by not speaking out against it. We fail to reprove, correct, instruct, object. In other words, we fail to speak out, to be ambassadors for the will of God. In failing to do so, we participate in the folly of modern society.
Whatever became of sin?
The title of this book may suggest a narrative that is stodgy, stifling, uptight or preachy. But it is not. The book was encouraging, uplifting, hopeful and challenging. Menninger has put his In our permissive society, even through our own silence, we are all guilty of sin by not speaking out against it.
Whatever Became of Sin? by Karl A. Menninger
Menninger has put his finger on the pulse of the nation and correctly ascertained it’s needs, wants, propensities and defects. Thought-provoking and passionate, a modern classic. Nov 18, Arnie rated it it was amazing. Wonderful, if somewhat dated book, that suggests that our hesitation to call emnninger “wrong” or “sins” has resulted in our loss of a moral compass.
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