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A Passion for the Possible: A Message to U. S. Churches / Edition 2
     

A Passion for the Possible: A Message to U. S. Churches / Edition 2

by William Sloane Coffin, Martin E. Marty
 

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ISBN-10: 0664228569

ISBN-13: 9780664228569

Pub. Date: 01/28/2004

Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press

A Passion for the Possible presents a vision for the future that challenges assumptions and deepens our understanding of the importance of social change. William Sloane Coffin deals with social issues that continue to face U.S. churches--war, the environment, racism, homophobia, abortion, and sexism. This second edition adds Coffin's powerful sermon preached

Overview

A Passion for the Possible presents a vision for the future that challenges assumptions and deepens our understanding of the importance of social change. William Sloane Coffin deals with social issues that continue to face U.S. churches--war, the environment, racism, homophobia, abortion, and sexism. This second edition adds Coffin's powerful sermon preached after September 11, 2001 and a foreward by Martin Marty.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780664228569
Publisher:
Westminster John Knox Press
Publication date:
01/28/2004
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.27(d)

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Table of Contents

Foreword to the Second EditionIX
Introduction1
1A Vision of the Future4
2Beyond War15
3The Environment26
4Beyond Charity34
5Race and Class45
6Sexism55
7Homophobia62
8Abortion69
9Career Versus Calling75
Epilogue: A Word to the Preachers84
God Bless America89

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