Divine Justice, Divine Judgment: Rethinking the Judgement of Nations

Divine Justice, Divine Judgment: Rethinking the Judgement of Nations

by Dan Otto Via
     
 

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In the weeks after September 11, 2001, some conservative evangelists spoke of the terrorist attacks as God's judgment on the United States. Such comments appalled other Christians, who insisted the U.S. was an innocent victim of an act of pure evil. Dan O. Via offers a nuanced, sensitive, and deeply challenging exploration of the biblical themes of God's justice and… See more details below

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In the weeks after September 11, 2001, some conservative evangelists spoke of the terrorist attacks as God's judgment on the United States. Such comments appalled other Christians, who insisted the U.S. was an innocent victim of an act of pure evil. Dan O. Via offers a nuanced, sensitive, and deeply challenging exploration of the biblical themes of God's justice and judgment over the nations.

About the Author:
Dan O. Via is Professor emeritus of New Testament at Duke University Divinity School

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780800638962
Publisher:
Augsburg Fortress, Publishers
Publication date:
05/28/2007
Series:
Facets Series
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
4.20(w) x 6.90(h) x 0.60(d)

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