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Title:
The scandal of evangelical politics : why are Christians missing the chance to really change the world?
Author:
Sider, Ronald J.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Grand Rapids, MI : Baker Books, [2008]

©2008
Physical Description:
275 pages ; 22 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
The scandal of evangelical political engagement -- Tragic failure, new opportunity -- A better approach -- Developing a faithful methodology -- The biblical story and politics -- Building a solid framework : from biblical paradigms and societal analysis to an evangelical political philosophy -- The state : its nature, purpose, and limits -- Justice -- Human rights, democracy, and capitalism -- The sanctity of human life -- Marriage and family -- Religious freedom, church, and state -- Peacemaking, just war, and nonviolence -- Creation care -- Nation-states and international affairs -- Loving one's neighbor through faithful political engagement -- Biblical balance, historic opportunity.
ISBN:
9780801068379
Format :
Book