Daniel: Under the Siege of the Divine / Edition 1

Daniel: Under the Siege of the Divine / Edition 1

by Daniel Berrigan, Robert McGovern
     
 

ISBN-10: 0874869528

ISBN-13: 9780874869521

Pub. Date: 01/28/1998

Publisher: Plough Publishing House, The

Daniel: Under the Siege of the Divine is a powerful, poetic commentary on one of the Bible's most politically charged books by one of America's greatest peacemaking prophets, Daniel Berrigan. Using the insights he has gained from a lifetime of nonviolent resistance to war and empire, Berrigan walks us through these ancient biblical stories of nonviolent

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Daniel: Under the Siege of the Divine is a powerful, poetic commentary on one of the Bible's most politically charged books by one of America's greatest peacemaking prophets, Daniel Berrigan. Using the insights he has gained from a lifetime of nonviolent resistance to war and empire, Berrigan walks us through these ancient biblical stories of nonviolent resistance to war and empire, pointing out how we can learn from Daniel and his friends to keep the faith, stay hopeful, and resist every war, injustice, and empire today. It is not only one of Berrigan's best books, but one of the best commentaries on the book of Daniel. Through the scripture and the author's life, we discover the power and duty of civil disobedience to the culture of war and divine obedience to the God of peace.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780874869521
Publisher:
Plough Publishing House, The
Publication date:
01/28/1998
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
231
Product dimensions:
5.78(w) x 8.83(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents

Introit: Under the Siege of the Divine
Taming the Beasts and the King of the Beasts: The Book of Daniel, Chapter 11
The Rock That Grew and Filled the Earth: The Book of Daniel, Chapter 219
Who Shall Perish, and Who Be Delivered: The Book of Daniel, Chapters 3-445
The Writing on the Wall: The Book of Daniel, Chapter 573
Daniel and the Two Decrees: The Book of Daniel, Chapter 687
Daniel Also Dreams; The Four Beasts: The Book of Daniel, Chapter 7107
The Time of Indignation, the Time of the End: The Book of Daniel, Chapter 8129
The Borrowing and Lending of Prophecy: The Book of Daniel, Chapter 9151
Daniel, Sent: The Book of Daniel, Chapters 10-11169
The End Is Not Yet, But Nears: The Book of Daniel, Chapter 12189

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