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Facing death, 35-year-old Kate Bowler continues her life’s work in documenting the American prosperity gospel

Photo from Kate Bowler’s first book, Blessed: A History of the American Prosperity Gospel, available from Oxford Press

In the Sunday Times, author Kate Bowler, who recently published ‘Blessed: A History of the American Prosperity Gospel”, shares the tragic news that she was diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer shortly after finishing her book. Her work was focused on illuminating and understanding the ideas behind the prosperity gospel; the idea that ‘everything happens for a reason’ and that people receive Earthly blessings in […]

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