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Dallas Willard

I just learned that the Christian philosopher/theologian and brilliant writer Dallas Willard died earlier this week, and so I'd like to do something a little different today and that is thank God for Dallas' life and influence.   Dallas Willard's best known book is The Divine Conspiracy: Rediscovering Our Hidden Life in Christ , which I first read about ten years ago, and have re-read parts of again and again. I once taught an entire Adult Forum series on that book alone. I've also enjoyed reading his Renovation of the Heart: Putting on the Character of Christ , and The Spirit of Disciplines: Understanding How God Changes Lives , and most recently, I worked most of the way through his The Great Omission: Reclaiming Jesus' Essential Teachings on Discipleship . Buy and read his books, please, but to pique your interest, the subtitles tell you just about everything.: Dallas Willard was all about rediscovering our hidden life in Christ. He was passionate