Short Writings from Taizé

3. What Is Distinctive About the Christian Faith?

What characterizes the Christian faith? Religious practices, moral values, a particular spirituality? In attempting to answer this essential question, these pages help us to see what is really at stake when someone is attracted by Jesus the Christ and wonders what it means to follow him. “Christ did not come to start a new religion, but to offer to every human being a communion in God” (Brother Roger).

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Last updated: 23 April 2008

Short writings from Taizé

These short texts from Taizé, written by some of the brothers, wish to offer an approach to the fundamental wellsprings of the faith. Inspired by the experience of the young adult meetings that take place around the community year after year, they examine questions that are vital for Christians today.

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