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Just war as Christian discipleship

Daniel M. Bell

Just war as Christian discipleship

recentering the tradition in the church rather than the state

by Daniel M. Bell

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Published by Brazos Press in Grand Rapids, MI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Just war doctrine,
  • War -- Religious aspects -- Christianity

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-263) and index.

    StatementDaniel M. Bell Jr. ; foreword by Scott A. Sterling.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT736.2 .B437 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination267 p. ;
    Number of Pages267
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24073341M
    ISBN 101587432250
    ISBN 109781587432255
    LC Control Number2009021689

    Questions of pacifism and just war, which have preoccupied Christian thinkers from time to time over the past years, are given distinctive treatment in this book as it discusses biblical sources for the questions, builds on historical examples both of just war theory and of pacifism, and shows how Christian pacifism is a live option in many contexts. One of the most challenging books on Christian discipleship ever written! William Law writes with vivid insight on what it really means to live the life that Jesus taught. He uses lots of illustrations to help the reader see how Jesus' words apply in everyday life situations/5(9).

    Jun 23,  · Daniel Bell | Just War and Christian Discipleship wheatoncollege. Loading Unsubscribe from wheatoncollege? Jus post Bellum (Just War Theory) - Duration: Daniel M. Bell Jr.’s Just War as Christian Discipleship struck me as simply an impossibility. To think that the just war tradition will find a restful place in a more Christian orientation is, to my way of thinking, naïve. Bell gives a helpful.

    Recommended Citation. Stiltner, B. (). [Review of the book Just war as Christian Discipleship: Recentering the tradition in the Church rather than the State, by D. M. Bell, Jr.].Studies in Christian Ethics, 23(4), Doi: /Author: Brian Stiltner. By LISA SOWLE CAHILL. Minneapolis, Minn.: Fortress Press, Pp. xii + $ (paper). Lisa Cahill's Love Your Enemies: Discipleship, Pacifism and Just War Theory provides an excellent introduction to questions of peace-making and war-making in the history of Western Christianity.


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