The Presence of the Kingdom

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This new edition of Ellul's seminal work, first published in 1948, brings back into print the volume considered "the necessary primer for all Ellul study." In "The Presence of the Kingdom," Ellul calls upon Christians to be a radical presence in the world, opposing its will to death with a revolutionary way of life that brings the transforming power of the gospel to bear upon all dimensions of individual as well as collective human existence.
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Overview

This new edition of Ellul's seminal work, first published in 1948, brings back into print the volume considered "the necessary primer for all Ellul study." In "The Presence of the Kingdom," Ellul calls upon Christians to be a radical presence in the world, opposing its will to death with a revolutionary way of life that brings the transforming power of the gospel to bear upon all dimensions of individual as well as collective human existence.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780939443147
  • Publisher: Helmers & Howard Publishers
  • Publication date: 6/28/2007
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 192
  • Sales rank: 595,155
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.44 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface vii
Foreword to the 1967 Edition xv
Introduction to Ellul xxi
1 The Christian in the World 1
2 Revolutionary Christianity 21
3 The End and the Means 49
4 The Problem of Communication 79
5 Prologue and Conclusion 113
Afterword 129
Bibliography 133
Index 137
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  • Posted October 10, 2014

    Jacques Ellul presents a deeply convicting and profoundly uplift

    Jacques Ellul presents a deeply convicting and profoundly uplifting view of how, what, and why we the Kingdom of Heaven is at work NOW. 

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