Archival Consumed: “The Purpose-Driven Life”

One central message of the book ”The Purpose-Driven Life” is this: ”It’s not about you.”

Who wants to hear that? Millions of people, apparently. The book, published by a subsidiary of Rupert Murdoch’s News Corporation and written by Rick Warren, founder of Saddleback Church in Lake Forest, Calif., is the No. 1 seller at religious bookstores tracked by the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association. It is also available in traditional bookstores and even Costco, and has been on the New York Times Advice best-seller list for more than 60 weeks; at the end of March, it was in the top spot.
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