Church, State, and Citizen: Christian Approaches to Political Engagement

Church, State, and Citizen: Christian Approaches to Political Engagement

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by Sandra F. Joireman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0195378466

ISBN-13: 9780195378467

Pub. Date: 06/04/2009

Publisher: Oxford University Press

The history of Christianity's relationship to government is long and complex. This book will attempt to bring order to the chaos by offering essays on how particular branches of the Christian tradition view the institution of the modern state.  See more details below

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The history of Christianity's relationship to government is long and complex. This book will attempt to bring order to the chaos by offering essays on how particular branches of the Christian tradition view the institution of the modern state.

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ISBN-13:
9780195378467
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
06/04/2009
Pages:
200
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.60(d)

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction, Sandra F. Joireman
2. The Catholic Tradition and the State: Natural, Necessary, and Nettlesome, Robert B. Shelledy
3. Lutheranism and Politics: Martin Luther as a Modernizer, but for the Devil, Timothy J. Lomperis
4. Reformed...and Always Reforming?, James W. Skillen
5. Anabaptist and the State: An Uneasy Coexistence, Sandra F. Joireman
6. The Anglican Tradition: Building the State, Critiquing the State, Leah Seppanen Anderson
7. For the Sake of Conscience: Some Evangelical Views of the State, Timothy Samuel Shah
8. Pentecostalism: Holy Spirit Empowerment and Politics, Stephen M. Swindle
9. Concluding Reflections, Mark R. Amstutz

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