The Church's Peace Witness

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Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing, 1994 - Religion - 228 pages
This is a print on demand book and is therefore non- returnable.

Should Christians be involved in making war? This ever-present issue gets new attention here within the context of ecumenical discussion. Seven chapters are biblical and historical studies originally prepared for the 1991 Faith and Order Consultation on the Apostolic Faith and the Church's Peace Witness. Also included are eleven statements on war and peace from different church traditions and the 1991 consultation's "Summary Statement."

Contributors:
Ben C. Ollenburger
Dianne Bargent
Paul N. Anderson
Richard Jeske
David G. Hunter
Donald F. Durnbaugh
Charles W. Brockwell Jr.
Howard John Loewen
Jeffrey Gros
Marlin Miller.
 

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Contents

III
1
IV
15
VI
68
VIII
87
IX
102
X
129
XI
159
XIII
180
XIV
194
XV
212
XVI
216
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