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Publisher s SummaryJulia Sweeney says she was a happy Catholic girl when, one day, she walked into church and signed up for a Bible study course What an eye opener that was she says Next thing you know, I was on a quest for something I could really believe in I traveled to places like Bhutan, Ecuador, and my local Starbucks looking for answers Would I embrace Buddhism New Age pseudo science Was I a freak for feeling the way I did, or were there other people out there just like me I was grappling with serious questions But, somehow, a lot of the things that were happening to me seemed, well, funny Equally comedic and insightful, Letting Go of God is Sweeney s brilliant one woman show about her struggle with her faith Grappling with the seeming contradictions in Adam and Eve, Noah, the Ten Commandments, and even the teachings of Jesus and trying to understand the Bible s messages about morality, family values, and human suffering while faced with door knocking Mormons and wise cracking priests Sweeney takes listeners on her very personal journey from God to not God.This performance was recorded on November 19, 2005, at the Ars Nova Theatre in New York City.Julia Sweeney was a cast member on Saturday Night Live from 1989 94, and is best known for the mysteriously androgynous character, It s Pat She has also served as a consulting producer on Sex and the City and Desperate Housewives Letting Go of God is her third monologue She performed her first, God Said, Ha , in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and on Broadway, as well as in a film produced by Quentin Tarantino The CD version was nominated for a Grammy.There s lots Julia Sweeney available at Audible Just click here to download In the Family Way, her appearances on This American Life, her Un Cabaret performances, and other great programs 2006 Julia Sweeney P 2006 Julia Sweeney.



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Description: Publisher s SummaryJulia Sweeney says she was a happy Catholic girl when, one day, she walked into church and signed up for a Bible study course What an eye opener that was she says Next thing you kno

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