Haunts of violence in the church : a look at the answer that overcomes violence, a Biblical interpretation of peace and violence (eBook, 2005) [WorldCat.org]
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Haunts of violence in the church : a look at the answer that overcomes violence, a Biblical interpretation of peace and violence

Author: Howard Goeringer
Publisher: West Conshohocken, Penn. : Infinity, 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A critique of the "just war" doctrine first espoused by Saint Augustine and a recounting of the history of violence in the Christian Church. The author argues that war and violence are both perversions of the true teachings of Jesus Christ.
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Howard Goeringer
OCLC Number: 1244775834
Description: 1 online resource (v, 312 pages)
Contents: How and where peace is found --
When and how the church turned to violence --
The bogus "just war" theory of mainline churches --
Understanding violence in the Old Testament --
The misuse of the New Testament to justify war --
The peace church that continues to live in Christ --
Repent, believe the Gospel and be Jesus' peace church --
Rethinking schools for our children.
Responsibility: Howard Goeringer.

Abstract:

A critique of the "just war" doctrine first espoused by Saint Augustine and a recounting of the history of violence in the Christian Church. The author argues that war and violence are both perversions of the true teachings of Jesus Christ.

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