The Uneasy Conscience of Modern Fundamentalism (Google eBook)

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Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing, 2003 - Religion - 89 pages
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Foreword by Richard J. Mouw

Originally published in 1947, "The Uneasy Conscience of Modern Fundamentalism" has since served as the manifesto of evangelical Christians serious about bringing the fundamentals of the Christian faith to bear in contemporary culture. In this classic book Carl F. H. Henry, the father of modern fundamentalism, pioneered a path for active Christian engagement with the world -- a path as relevant today as when it was first staked out.

Now available again and featuring a new foreword by Richard J. Mouw, "The Uneasy Conscience of Modern Fundamentalism" offers a bracing world-and-life view that calls for boldness on the part of the evangelical community. Henry argues that a reformation is imperative within the ranks of conservative Christianity, one that will result in an ecumenical passion for souls and in the power to meaningfully address the social and intellectual needs of the world.

  

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User Review  - Mark A Powell - Goodreads

Addressing a nation reeling from two world wars in the past 40 years, Henry explains how combating social injustice and poverty must be done: within the redemptive power and message of Christ. Henry ... Read full review

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User Review  - Frank Della Torre - Goodreads

Liberalism vs. Fundamentalism. The battle never ends. The pressing question is, How should Evangelicals think through this tension, practically? In this classic work, Carl FH Henry gives his synopsis ... Read full review

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Contents

The Evaporation of Fundamentalist Humanitarianism
1
The Protest Against Foredoomed Failure
13
The Most Embarrassing Evangelical Divorce
27
The Apprehension Over Kingdom Preaching
41
The Fundamentalist Thief on the Cross
55
The Struggle for a New World Mind
65
The Evangelical Formula of Protest
75
The Dawn of a New Reformation
83
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Carl F. Henry is founding editor of Christianity Today.

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