Baptists and War: Essays on Baptists and Military Conflict, by Gordon L. Heath,Michael A.G. Haykin PDF
By Gordon L. Heath,Michael A.G. Haykin
"Conflict demanding situations the Christian moral sense, fostering divergent responses. consequently Baptists have ordinarily sought peace, occasionally to the level of condemning battle outright, yet both they've got usually believed that justice required the taking on of palms, despite enthusiasm. The targeted and penetrating overseas stories contained during this e-book light up contrasting attitudes over the centuries, displaying how struggle has positioned Baptists to the attempt, spiritually in addition to materially."
--David Bebbington, Professor of heritage, collage of Stirling, Stirling, Scotland,
"Baptists have had a different method of struggle from the Pietist/Reformed tensions of 4 hundred years in the past to the reactions to the Vietnam battle. This paintings explores the subject in numerous time classes and, utilizing a couple of participants as case stories, opens the previous so the reader can examine the current. the amount is a crucial contribution to either Baptist experiences and the Christian method of struggle and peace."
--Robert Wilson, Professor of Church background, Acadia Divinity collage, Wolfville, Canada
Gordon L. Heath is affiliate Professor of Christian background at McMaster Divinity collage, Hamilton, Ontario and Centenary Chair in global Christianity. he's the writer of A struggle with a Silver Lining: Canadian Protestant church buildings and the South African War, 1899-1902 (2009).
Michael A. G. Haykin is Professor of Church heritage on the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, KY. he's the writer of a few books facing patristic and Baptist studies.
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Baptists and War: Essays on Baptists and Military Conflict, 1640s–1990s (McMaster General Study Series Book 5) by Gordon L. Heath,Michael A.G. Haykin