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A thicker Jesus : incarnational discipleship in a secular age

Author: Glen Harold Stassen
Publisher: Louisville, Ky. : Westminster John Knox Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A groundbreaking argument for recovering Jesus for Christian ethics.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Stassen, Glen Harold, 1936-
Thicker Jesus.
Louisville, Ky. : Westminster John Knox Press, ©2012
(DLC) 2012013170
(OCoLC)776517640
Named Person: Jesus Christ; Dietrich Bonhoeffer; Charles Taylor
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Glen Harold Stassen
ISBN: 9781611642650 1611642655
OCLC Number: 836873007
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 265 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Who stands the test of history? --
The three dimensions of incarnational discipleship --
Can incarnational discipleship answer the challenge of realism? --
Can incarnational discipleship answer the challenges of a secular age? --
Democracy: the tradition that gave birth to democracy and human rights --
Science: the interactive nucleus --
Individualism: the buffered self versus the age of interaction --
Sin: a realistic understanding --
The cross: compassionate presence and confrontation --
Love: the Sermon on the mount as realistic deliverance --
War: Jesus' initiatives and just peacemaking's initiatives --
Conclusion: validating incarnational discipleship.
Responsibility: Glen Harold Stassen.

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