Posted on March 15, 2019 by Jeff#BookReview: The Furious Longing of God by Brennan Manning Words Elude Me. Wow. I really wish I had read this book years ago. Truly one of the best “Christian thinking” books I have ever read, and so very quotable. This review of The Furious Longing of God by Brennan Manning was originally published on June 22, 2018.