Jesus and Nonviolence: A Third Way

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Fortress Press, 2003 - Religion - 128 pages
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More than ever, Walter Wink believes, the Christian tradition of nonviolence is needed as an alternative to the dominant and death-dealing "powers" of our consumerist culture and fractured world. In this small book Wink offers a precis of his whole thinking about this issue, including the relation of Jesus and his message to politics and nonviolence, the history of nonviolent efforts, and how nonviolence can win the day when others don't hesitate to resort to violence or terror to achieve their aims.

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User Review  - nmele - LibraryThing

Walter Wink's book goes up on my shelf along with John Dear's "The Nonviolent Life" and Michael Nagler's "The Nonviolence Handbook" as an essential primary source and study resource for nonviolent living. Read full review

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David Flowers of Texas has committed the classic mistake which, I think, distinguishes and separates the African-American church from the church of the majority culture. This is the unnecessarily ... Read full review

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