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U2 We get to carry each other

The Gospel according to U2

by Greg Garrett

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Published by Westminster John Knox Press in Louisville, KY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • U2 (Musical group),
  • Rock music,
  • Religion,
  • Religious aspects,
  • Christianity,
  • Christian Living

  • About the Edition

    Who among us has not experienced hearing a song that moved us deeply, that spoke to us in truly spiritual way despite its secular nature? Millions of fans have found that inspiration in the music of U2. Now, on the heels of their latest studio album, No Line on the Horizon, comes this engaging and informative examination of the spirituality that drives U2, a band whose influence has spread far beyond music and whose songs encourage listeners to put their faith into action for the sake of the poor and marginalized.

    Edition Notes

    StatementGreg Garrett
    ContributionsForeword by Brian D. McLaren
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML421.U2 G37 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23055032M
    ISBN 109780664232177
    LC Control Number2009002875
    OCLC/WorldCa302099162

      The title of Greg Garrett's new book about the spiritual side of rock legend Bono and his band U2 proclaims his central argument from the front cover. The book is called We Get to Carry Each Other.   We Get to Carry Each Other: Kierkegaard and U2 on Authentic Love By Michael W. Austin The death of his mother deeply affected this man and the substance of his writings. He became disenchanted with organized religion, harshly criticizing it while at the same time embracing a deep personal faith in God. In his writings, [ ].

    "One" is a song by Irish rock band U2. It is the third track from their album Achtung Baby, and it was released as the record's third single in February During the album's recording sessions at Hansa Studios in Berlin, conflict arose between the band members over the direction of U2's sound and the quality of their material. Tensions almost prompted the band to break up Format: CD, cassette, 7-inch vinyl, inch vinyl maxi. Millions of fans around the world have found that inspiration in the music of U2, arguably the biggest band in the world today. This engaging and informative book examines the spirituality that drives U2, a band whose influence has spread far beyond music and whose songs encourage listeners to put their faith into action for the sake of the.

    U2 are remarkable in that no other well known band, let alone one that for years counted as the world's biggest, has consisted solely of the same four members for what's now close to four decades. At the point this book was published (), they well warranted the attention/5. We Get to Carry Each Other | Who among us has not experienced hearing a song that moved us deeply, that spoke to us in a truly spiritual way? Millions of fans around the world have found that inspiration in the music of U2, arguably the biggest band in the world : Westminster John Knox Press.


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We Get to Carry Each Other is an okay book. Greg Garrett draws on a large number of other writings by and about U2, integrating these quotes into a discussion about the ways that U2 models and advocates for the Christian life.

His three big themes are: Belief, Communion (and ecclesia), and Social Justice.4/5. We Get to Carry Each Other: The Gospel according to Uis an excellent book describing UT's purpose in being and doing what they do.

Very inspiring. Read more. 2 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. See all reviews from the /5(8). One life with each other Sisters, brothers One life, but we're not the same We get to carry each other, carry each other One One [Outro] Ooh-ooh-ooh Oh-ooh May we, may we, may we get Higher Oh, higher.

In authentic love, we get to carry each other (to again reference a U2 song 8), and we are one. As Kierkegaard envisions it, love is a triangular relationship between three persons: husband, wife, and God. The spouses help each other to be truly happy, which means that they help each other to love God.

We Get to Carry Each Other: The Gospel According to U2 Greg Garrett, Author, Brian D. McLaren, Foreword by. Westminster John Knox $ (p) ISBN We Get To Carry Each Other: U2 and Kierkegaard on Authentic Love Mike Austin listens to Bono while reading Kierkegaard, and discovers that they have the same soul.

The death of his mother had a huge impact on him and on the substance of his writings. Greg Garrett is the author of We Get to Carry Each Other: The Gospel according to U2; The Gospel according to Hollywood; Holy Superheroes!Revised and Expanded Edition: Exploring the Sacred in Comics, Graphic Novels, and Film; and Stories from the Edge: A Theology of is a novelist, a professor of English at Baylor University, the writer-inresidence at the Episcopal Pages: 'We Get To Carry Each Other' Children often grow up listening to the music of their parents and Dorothy Day Dark, 17, was no exception.

She grew up listening to U2, the band her father was into. Daughter and Dad were at Bonnaroo a couple of weeks ago and covered it for MTV. Then they drove from Nashville to Louisville at the weekend, and.

We got to carry each other, carry each other ONE #U2 #Bogota #joshuatreetour 'Change comes slowly, but it comes,' Bono began his introduction to 'One', which closed the show. 'Now growing up in our country, a country in the north Atlantic in Europe, called Ireland.

Growing up in this little country, we didn't dare to dream of peace. Like the Christian Scharen book, he works on a particular theme in each chapter of We Get To Carry Each Other, exploring topics such as belief, communion, and social justice.

(A concluding “Ten Spiritual Lessons from U2” was a bit of a let-down, a nice little conclusion, but not as gritty, Biblical, or as richly offered as it might have been. One life with each other: sisters, brothers. One life, but we're not the same.

We get to carry each other, carry each other." What does it mean to carry each other. U2 wants us to live useful and compassionate lives devoted to peace and justice. That is why the band has toured for Amnesty International and performed at Live Aid. Greg Garrett is the author of We Get to Carry Each Other: The Gospel according to U2; The Gospel according to Hollywood; Holy Superheroes!Revised and Expanded Edition: Exploring the Sacred in Comics, Graphic Novels, and Film; and Stories from the Edge: A Theology of is a novelist, a professor of English at Baylor University, the writer-inresidence at the Episcopal Format: Ebook.

U2 offers a perfect lyric that, to me, epitomizes our legal writing academy: “We get to carry each other.” 2 We literally get to carry each other around—in book and article form. We figuratively get to carry each other in the support we collectively provide in curriculum design, scholarship development, and service.

Get this from a library. We get to carry each other: the Gospel according to U2. [Greg Garrett] -- Who among us has not experienced hearing a song that moved us deeply, that spoke to us in a truly spiritual way. Millions of fans around the world. The Paperback of the We Get to Carry Each Other: The Gospel According to U2 by Greg Garrett at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on Brand: Westminster John Knox Press. it 3 times in that week. Much of U2's music was well known to me but I found much more meaning to the lyrics. This book encouraged me to delve into some of the lesser known tunes. Amazing to realize how the band created so many masterpieces.

Thanks to Greg Garrett for re-introducing me to the wonders of U2's lyrics & s: 1. We get to carry each other, carry each other U2 started over again from this song and resumed an adventure that still continues today. They were a step away from their final separation but it was there that they realised that they had to stay together ; they were still able to create something beautiful again/5(4).

CRI Web: Tel: Fax CHRISTIAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE PO BoxCharlotte, NC Feature Article: JAF WE GET TO CARRY EACH OTHER: Kierkegaard and U2 on Authentic Love. This engaging and informative book examines the spirituality that drives U2, a band whose influence has spread far beyond music and whose songs encourage listen.

Greg Garrett, an English professor at Baylor, a Baptist university in Waco, Texas, explains U2’s lack of religious identification in his book “We Author: Joshua Rothman. We Get to Carry Each Other Paper - Greg Garrett: Westminster John Knox Press W ho among us has not experienced hearing a song that moved us deeply, that spoke to us in a truly spiritual way?

Millions of fans around the world have found that inspiration in the music of U2, arguably the bigg. Greg Garrett is the author of We Get to Carry Each Other: The Gospel according to U2; The Gospel according to Hollywood; Holy Superheroes!

Revised and Expanded Edition: Exploring the Sacred in Comics, Graphic Novels, and Film; and Stories from the Edge: A Theology of Grief.4/5().