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The fall of Christianity : a study of Christianity, the state, and war

Author: G J Heering
Publisher: New York : Fellowship Publications, 1943.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Heering, G. J. (Gerrit Jan), 1879-1955.
Fall of Christianity.
New York : Fellowship Publications, 1943
(OCoLC)904079401
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: G J Heering
OCLC Number: 3125347
Notes: Translation of: De zondeval van het Christendom.
Description: x, 243 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Chapter I: Primitive Christianity and war --
A. The New Testament --
I. Its ethic --
II. Attempts to reconcile the two: "proof tests" --
B. The first Christian centuries --
C. The turning point --
D. Conclusion --
Chapter II: Christianity and the state --
1. The early Christian and the Catholic syntheses --
2. The Lutheran synthesis --
3. The Calvinist synthesis --
4. Christian humanism --
5. Christian imperialism and pacifism --
6. Lack of a modern Christian sociology --
7. The Christian "supplement" to the pagan state --
8. Christian socialism --
Chapter III: The state and war --
1. The nature of the state: might or right? --
2. Political expediency --
3. Hegel and the sovereign state --
4. Fichte: state and nation --
5. Glorification of state and war --
6. Kant: moral statesmanship and war --
7. Double morality? --
Chapter IV: Morality and war --
A. The task of the state --
1. To maintain justice --
2. To protect the nation's spiritual possessions --
3. To safeguard land and people --
B. Can war receive moral standing? --
1. State ethic and Christian principle --
2. Development of Christian humanitarianism --
3. Development of warfare --
C. Arguments in defense of war --
D. Conclusion --
Chapter V. The task of Christianity today --
The stand must be on principle --
A. Organized Christianity --
B. The personal stand of the Christian.
Other Titles: Zondeval van het Christendom.
Responsibility: by G.J. Heering ; translated from the Dutch by J.W. Thompson ; with a foreword by E. Stanley Jones.

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