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'The Shack' attack: Why the controversy over a movie about forgiveness?
Having sold upwards of ten million copies since making its debut in , William P. With figures like that, it was inevitable that a screen version would one day tap into that already-existing fanbase, while hopefully also tapping into audiences who had never picked up the book before. Though the end result may indeed satisfy fans of the book, newcomers might find themselves wondering what all the fuss is about as they watch this awkwardly-constructed work. Mack Phillips Sam Worthington has managed to overcome a rough childhood marked by the cruelties of a drunken and abusive father Derek Hamilton. That all comes crashing down when Mack takes the three kids on a camping trip—Nan stays behind to do work stuff—and Missy disappears after being left alone by Mack while he rescues his other kids from drowning in a canoeing mishap.
The film takes us a progressive look at the Holy Trinity, but that's the only new trick it pulls.
The Shack (2017 Movie) Official Clip – ‘Together’
When William Paul Young wrote "The Shack" in , it was intended to be a Christmas gift just for his family; a fictional story of one man's devastating loss, how his faith was shaken by the tragedy and his encounter with God while grieving. He never expected his self-published fiction to sell more than 22 million copies, be translated into more than 30 languages — or spark a national controversy over its unconventional theology. Ten years later, that controversy reignited when "The Shack" was released on film March 3. So what's causing such debate over a movie whose theme is forgiveness? Albert Mohler Jr.