Engaging the Powers: Discernment and Resistance in a World of Domination

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Fortress Press, Jan 1, 1992 - Religion - 424 pages
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Wink explores the problem of evil today and how it relates to the New Testament concept of Principalities and Powers. He asks the question "How can we oppose evil without creating new evils and being made evil ourselves?"

Winner of the Pax Christi Award, the Academy of Parish Clergy Book of the Year, and the Midwest Book Achievement Award for Best Religious Book.

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Review: Engaging the Powers: Discernment and Resistance in a World of Domination (Powers #3)

User Review  - Jessica - Goodreads

Love it. Sort of defines my current theology. Read full review

Review: Engaging the Powers: Discernment and Resistance in a World of Domination (Powers #3)

User Review  - David - Goodreads

The first two books in Wink's trilogy are mere setting the ground for this one. This is the best as Wink goes into practical application. In the face of redemptive violence, the way the world works ... Read full review

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Dr. Walter Wink is Professor Emeritus of Biblical Interpretation at Auburn Theological Seminary in New York City. He received the Martin Luther King Jr. Peace Prize, awarded by the Fellowship of Reconciliation for 2006.

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