Spiritual Philosopher Dallas Willard Dies at 77 After Battle With Stage 4 Cancer

Dallas Willard, an American philosopher, professor and author specializing his studies in Christian spiritual formation, died early Wednesday morning at age 77 after enduring a battle with stage four cancer.

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Over the years, I have been blessed by the work of Dallas Willard – primarily his emphasis on spiritual disciplines and on pursuit of the kingdom of God.  I’m not an expert on Willard; I’d even say there’s a lot about him I do not know.  I just know that I’ve experienced grace in what I have received from him.

I’ve mainly experienced his teaching through his writing, but here’s a brief example of his teaching in video form:

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