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Essays on Peace Theology and Witness

Willard M. Swartley

Essays on Peace Theology and Witness

by Willard M. Swartley

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Published by Institute of Mennonite Studies .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sermons - Christian,
  • Religion - Worship - Preaching,
  • Religion

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages213
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11505181M
    ISBN 100936273135
    ISBN 109780936273136

      Key Features and Representative Figures. In contextual theology, experience plays a key role. Contextual theology recognizes that the scriptures, though certainly normative for Christian theologizing, are the record of God’s revelation as experienced in the history of Israel, in the life and ministry of Jesus of Nazareth, and in the earliest years of the Christian : Stephen B. Bevans.   In both my previous series of essays here on BioLogos and in this new set of posts on how the great theologians in the history of the Christian Church (ranging from the 2nd to the 18th centuries) thought about Creation, I am making three main arguments: Christians should think of Scripture and Creation as two “books” that should be read together for understanding .

    In a series of loosely connected essays, this book examines and explores the interpretive meaning of the twentieth-century United States Mennonite Church’s encounters with women’s allegations of sexual misconduct in the life of its leading . Bodies of Peace: Ecclesiology, Nonviolence, and Witness. Covering several great Christian thinkers, this book explores how each theologians' advocacy for nonviolent resistance depends deeply upon the ecclesiology out of which it comes.

    The Peace of Desmond Tutu and Martin Luther King, Jr. is a lecture given by Johnny Hill at the Spring Institute for Lived Theology in Charlottesville.   Ted Grimsrud—Janu A new book collects 17 essays that purport to analyze the "historical seeds of Mennonite interreligious, interethnic, and international peacebuilding" (the subtitle to Andrew P. Klager, ed., From Suffering to Solidarity [Pickwick Publications, ]). It's a collection of interesting and well-crafted essays that covers a wide .


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Essays on peace theology and witness. [Willard M Swartley;] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for --Peace theology and the concept of warrior God / Ben C. Ollenburger --Peace theology and the justice of God in the Book of Revelation / Ted Grimsrud --Peace theology and.

Ted Grimsrud—Peace Essays #B [This essay was published in Willard M. Swartley, ed. Essays on Peace Theology and Witness (Elkhart, IN: Institute of Mennonite Studies, ), ] For the person seeking to gain a Christian theological perspective on justice, it is likely not self-evident that the Book of Revelation would be a crucial source.

The book provides an answer as to why Christians have, for the most part, “lost their saltiness” when it comes to their witness against war (Luke ). For more details, including select quotes, the Introduction, and two complete chapters which can be downloaded and read on your computer, please visit New Covenant Press’s web site.

Gunton, Colin and Holmes, Stephen R., and Rae, Murray A. The Practice of Theology. (London: SCM Press, ), p Lamin Sanneh, Whose Religion is Christianity. The Gospel Beyond the West (Eerdmans ), p4. Sanneh, Whose Religion is Christianity. The Gospel Beyond the West, p6.

John Parratt, A Reader in African Christian Theology (SPCK ), p2. Stephen B. "Christian Witness and Community Endeavour" in Dialogue in Community. Essays in Honour of S.J. Samartha, Karnataka Theological Research Institute, Mangalore, "Towards a Theology of Mission in Asia" in Called to Send and To Receive, ed.

Yuzon, Christian Conference of Asia (CCA), Singapore,   Ted Grimsrud—Septem Back last January, I wrote a post on this blog called "Have Mennonites Moved Past Peace Theology. A Response to From Essays on Peace Theology and Witness book to Solidarity." I reflected on a recently published, well-executed collection of essays on Mennonite peacebuilding edited by Andrew Klager, From Suffering to Solidarity: The Historical Seeds of.

John Howard Yoder (–) was an American theologian and ethicist best known for his defense of Christian most influential book was The Politics of Jesus, which was first published in Yoder was a Mennonite and wrote from an Anabaptist perspective.

He spent the latter part of his career teaching at the University of Notre Dame. Inmedia reports Alma mater: Goshen College, University of Basel. Beautiful upon the Mountains: Biblical Essays on Mission, Peace, and the Reign of God.

Mary H. Schertz and Ivan Friesen. witness, and serve in the midst of a violent and hostile world. task, and demonstrate well how three concepts—mission, peace, and the reign of God—can synthesize biblical theology. {} The book only minimally. "If Yoder succeeded in bringing the discourse of peace theology into the theological mainstream, Nation, in this wonderful book, succeeds in teaching us how to read him.

Drawing on his encyclopedic knowledge of Yoder's work — published, unpublished, even personal papers — Nation presents an amazingly lucid and ever fresh exposure of Yoder's /5(3).

Words: Length: 2 Pages Document Type: Essay Paper #: Learning Theology Book Review Christopher Hall is Chancellor of Eastern University and Dean of the Templeton Honors College. He has written extensively on scripture, and in the book Learning Theology with the Church Fathers, offers an innovative premise -- instead of listening to modern lectures and.

The Annual Publication of the College Theology Society, 31 (). Edited by Joseph F. Glower. Lanham: University Press of America, Hehir, J. Bryan. "Catholic Teaching on War and Peace: The Decade " In Moral Theology: Challenges for the Future.

Essays in Honor of Richard A. McCormick, S.J., Edited by Charles E. Curran. In this small book Ronald Osborn offers a number of essays on theology and politics. This is a good book and the essays worthy of your time but, and I don't want this to come off as too negative, they are not exactly groundbreaking.

So, a good book, and one with a couple of very good chapters (The Christ of the Fifth Way being the stand out one)/5(4). This book contains thought-provoking essays that treat various facets of that question: war and peace as presented in the Bible, war and peace as divisive issues in the history of the church, an analysis of eleven recent statements made by church bodies, and so on.

"This Witness for Peace from Jerusalem is a voice that needs to be heard by all who are concerned about peace in the city and the land that are holy for Jews, Christians, and Muslims.

It is an honest, moving, and deeply spiritual witness for nonviolence and dialogue as the only realistic way to reach a just and lasting peace in the Middle East.

Religious Studies and Theology: Personal Reflection Example Religion is one of the most interesting courses I had ever taken in my entire learning experience. Unlike other courses that require specific approach to their guidelines and methods, this course has taught me that what you believe in is right as long as you have enough faith in that.

Theology Essays (Examples) Filter results by: Pope Francis and Theology of Book Of Amos On 27 NovemberPope Francis made a declaration denouncing a new idolatry for money pointed out that present way of running the economy resembles the ancient idolatry way of worshiping golden calf in the old testament According to Pope, the present.

In search of holistic Christian witness, we must cultivate new approaches for integrating the arts into mission praxis. Written by missiologists, art critics, ethnodoxologists, and theologians from around the world, these essays present historical and contemporary case studies while calling Christians to understand the power of art for expressing cultural and religious identity, opening.

Published by the Institute of Mennonite Studies at Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary, the Occasional Papers Series features essays in the fields of Bible, history, theology, ethics and pastoral ministry.

It's goal is to foster discussion and to seek counsel, particularly from within the Mennonite theological community. Apokathistēmi, the restoration verb used by Luke, is used by the Septuagint and Josephus to describe Israel’s hope for national restoration (see Exodus ; Hosea ; Josephus Antiquities of the Jews14, interalia).See also David L.

Tiede, “The Exaltation of Jesus and the Restoration of Israel in Acts 1,” Harvard Theological Rev no. 1 (): and. Two ongoing book projects explore the theme of mercy in liberation theology and the theological witness of Archbishop Óscar Romero. The courses he has taught most recently include: The Church and the Poor, Mercy and Liberation, Introduction to Vatican II, Christian Traditions II, Ecclesiology, Eschatology, and Teaching Theology.

The result of the investigation that this book presents, directed as it is to people devoted to theology throughout the world and in different world religions, draws a conclusion that is not only positive but a source of enthusiasm: In spite of what many believe, theology is moving, is evolving, is taking risks, is questioning itself, is asking.Quaker Theology at People, Witness, and Ideas.

Febru embodied in people, their witness, and their thought. [The first 32 issues of Quaker Theology are all online here [], His book, Christianity and War, and Other Essays Against the Warfare State, was miles ahead of most other antiwar screeds I have read.Quaker Theology - Issue #5 - Autumn Quaker Peace Witness After 9/11 – A Resource List.

By Chuck Fager. Preliminary Thoughts – Help Is Where You Find It. The shocks of Ninth Mo and their aftermath have abruptly put the Peace Testimony at or near the top of the priority lists of many Friends and meetings.