Bonhoeffer and King: Their Legacies And Import For Christian Social Thought

Bonhoeffer and King: Their Legacies And Import For Christian Social Thought

by Willis Jenkins
     
 

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Dietrich Bonhoeffer and Martin Luther King, Jr.-- these giants of recent Christian social thought are here reassessed for a new context and a new generation. Both combined activism, ministry, and theology. Both took on public roles in opposition to prevailing powers of their respective causes. Here many of the leaders in Christian social thought revisit the insights,

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Dietrich Bonhoeffer and Martin Luther King, Jr.-- these giants of recent Christian social thought are here reassessed for a new context and a new generation. Both combined activism, ministry, and theology. Both took on public roles in opposition to prevailing powers of their respective causes. Here many of the leaders in Christian social thought revisit the insights, causes, and strategies that Bonhoeffer and King employed for a new generation and its concerns: race, reconciliation, nonviolence, political violence, Christian theological identity, and ministry.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781451420395
Publisher:
Augsburg Fortress, Publishers
Publication date:
08/02/2010
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
320
File size:
476 KB

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