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The Nonviolent God

J. Denny Weaver - Religion - 2013 - 336 pages
This bold new statement on the nonviolence of God challenges long-standing assumptions of divine violence in theology, the violent God pictured in the Old Testament, and the ...
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Atonement and Violence: A Theological Conversation

Hans Boersma, T. Scott Daniels, Thomas N. Finger, J. Denny Weaver - Religion - 2006
Recent years have witnessed a series of books, articles, and lectures raising serious questions about the Christian doctrine of the Atonement. While coming from a variety of ...
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God Without Violence: Following a Nonviolent God in a Violent World

J. Denny Weaver - Religion - 2016 - 230 pages
Playing off a five-year-old boy's question concerning whether parents would put their son to death on a cross, this book plunges headlong into the ongoing debate about the ...
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John Howard Yoder: Radical Theologian

J. Denny Weaver - Religion - 2015 - 436 pages
John Howard Yoder: Radical Theologian' shows that for John Howard Yoder both theology (in particular Christology) and ethics are expressions of the meaning of the narrative of ...
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Recovering the Scandal of the Cross: Atonement in New Testament ...

Joel B. Green, Mark D. Baker - Religion - 2000 - 232 pages
As Joel B. Green and Mark D. Baker demonstrate, the New Testament displays a rich array of interpretations of the cross. The church in mission shaped these as it rooted the ...
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Cross Examinations: Readings on the Meaning of the Cross Today

Marit Trelstad - Religion - 320 pages
In today's theological landscape the significance of the cross has become strongly affirmed and radically questioned. This exciting volume gathers theologians and historians ...
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Jesus and Salvation: Soundings in the Christian Tradition and Contemporary ...

Robin Ryan - Religion - 2015 - 272 pages
How does the Christian proclamation of salvation in Jesus Christ relate to the lives of the people who suffer most? Does salvation consist entirely of the hope for eternal life ...
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Executing God: Rethinking Everything You've Been Taught about Salvation and ...

Sharon L. Baker - Religion - 2013 - 208 pages
Why did God have to murder his only son to pay our debts? What kind of vengeful, violent God can only be satisfied by vicarious blood atonement? In Executing God, theologian ...
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Teaching Peace: Nonviolence and the Liberal Arts

J. Denny Weaver, Gerald Biesecker-Mast - Education - 2003 - 287 pages
Teaching Peace carries the discussion of nonviolence beyond ethics and into the rest of the academic curriculum. This book isn't just for religion or philosophy teachers it is ...
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Keeping Salvation Ethical: Mennonite and Amish Atonement Theology in the ...

J. Denny Weaver - Religion - 1997 - 316 pages
In this pioneering work, J. Denny Weaver analyzes late 19th century Mennonite and Amish thought on atonement, an issue of concern for all Christians. He maintains that these ...
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