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Christians and the state

Author: John C Bennett
Publisher: New York : Scribner, ©1958.
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Discussion of assumed separation of church and state. Author discusses aspects of our culture and political system where church and state overlap.
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Bennett, John C. (John Coleman), 1902-1995.
Christians and the state.
New York : Scribner, ©1958
(OCoLC)609748031
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John C Bennett
OCLC Number: 385424
Description: 302 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction: Christian faith and the fatefulness of political problems --
Part 1: Christian faith in a religiously pluralistic society --
The nation under God --
Christian ethics and the moral consensus --
Part 2: Christian understanding of the state and its functions --
Political authority and divine providence--New Testament warnings against anarchy and the absolute state --
The state and the doctrine of man--A comparative study of some Christian positions --
The state and the doctrine of man--A constructive statement --
The continuing controversy over resistance to political authority --
Society and the limited state --
The law of the state and the state under law --
The extension of the state's role in economic life--The conflict of economic systems --
From Christian freedom to civil liberties --
The affinity between Christianity and democracy --
Christian ethics and the dilemmas of foreign policy --
Part 3: The church and state --
Presuppositinos about the church --
Patterns for church-state relations--Grounds for seperation --
Church, state, and education --
A Protestant view of American Roman Catholic power --
Direct and indirect action of the church upon the state --
The Christian citizen and politics.
Responsibility: John C. Bennett.

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