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Jesus and Nonviolence (Facets)

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More than ever, Walter Wink believes, the Christian tradition of nonviolence is needed as an alternative to the dominant and death-dealing "powers" of our consumerist culture and fractured world. In this small book Wink offers a precise of his whole thinking about this issue, including the relation of Jesus and his message to politics and nonviolence, the history of nonviolent efforts, and how nonviolence can win the day when others don't hesitate to resort to violence or terror to achieve their aims.

Synopsis:

In this brief volume, Wink discusses the Christian tradition of nonviolence.

Synopsis:

In this small book, Wink shows that the Christian tradition of nonviolence is needed as an alternative to the dominant and death-dealing "powers" of our consumerist culture and fractured world.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780800636098
Author:
Wink, Walter
Publisher:
Fortress Press
Subject:
General
Subject:
Christianity
Subject:
Christian Life - Social Issues
Subject:
Nonviolence
Subject:
Christianity - Christian Life - Social Issues
Subject:
Jesus Christ--Teachings
Subject:
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Subject:
Christianity-Social Issues
Series:
Facets
Publication Date:
20030431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
8.07x5.00x.30 in. .31 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , In this brief volume, Wink discusses the Christian tradition of nonviolence.
"Synopsis" by , In this small book, Wink shows that the Christian tradition of nonviolence is needed as an alternative to the dominant and death-dealing "powers" of our consumerist culture and fractured world.
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