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The Peacemaking struggle : militarism and resistance : essays prepared for the Advisory Council on Church and Society of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)

Author: Ronald H Stone; Dana W Wilbanks; Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). Advisory Council on Church and Society.
Publisher: Lanham, MD : University Press of America, ©1985.
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"This volume is a collection of essays on the relationship of Christian faith to the issues involved in the contemporary struggle over the meaning of resistance to militarism. It is intended as a resource to help the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) face the question of an appropriate response to the responsibilities and limits of Christian citizenship in a society increasingly faced with the dangers of  Read more...
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Peacemaking struggle.
Lanham, MD : University Press of America, ©1985
(OCoLC)561312377
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald H Stone; Dana W Wilbanks; Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). Advisory Council on Church and Society.
ISBN: 0819147729 9780819147721 0819147737 9780819147738
OCLC Number: 12107518
Notes: "Copublished by arrangement with the Council on Theology and Culture and the Advisory Council on Church and Society of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)--T.p. verso.
Description: vii, 294 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Getting used to a large idea / Herbert Meza --
The mandate to seek a just peace / Edward Leroy Long, Jr. --
What about the Russians? / Robert F. Smylie --
A Theology of the enemy / Barbara G. Green --
The national security state / Richard J. Barnet --
Black history and the perils of equal opportunity / Vincent Harding --
Limits on a Christian's obedience to the state / Lamar Williamson, Jr. --
Biblical and contemporary aspects of war tax resistance / George R. Edwards --
Shalom and Eirene / Donald Gowan and Ulrich Mauser --
1984: Orwell and Barmen / Robert McAfee Brown --
Christian complicity at a crossroads / Nancy Lukens --
Jesus Christ the life of the world and divine obedience / Allan A. Boesak --
Thinking ethically about the unthinkable / Cynthia M. Campbell --
The justifiable war tradition / Ronald H. Stone --
Just war and nuclear deterrence / Kermit D. Johnson --
From deterrence to disarmament / Dana W. Wilbanks --
A Christian ethic of resistance in a war-making society / Walter E. Wiest --
Resistance to taxes for military purposes / W. Dean Hopkins --
Non-violent defense / Liane Ellison Norman --
Extremism and the paramilitary movement / Douglas Mitchell.
Responsibility: Ronald H. Stone and Dana W. Wilbanks, editors.

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This collection of essays focuses on the relationship of the Christian faith to the issues involved in the contemporary struggle over the meaning of resistance to militarism.  Read more...

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Theologically grounded, biblically informed....To all who wrestle with the ethics of peacemaking, this book contains important, thought-provoking essays about how we say 'no' to war and 'yes' to Read more...

 
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