A Faith Not Worth Fighting For
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ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: 978-1-61097-499-8
Pages: 256
Binding: Paperback
Publication Date: 05/17/2012
Street Date: 05/17/2012
Division: Cascade Books
Series: The Peaceable Kingdom Series
Category: Theology
A Faith Not Worth Fighting For
Addressing Commonly Asked Questions about Christian Nonviolence
Edited by Tripp York, Justin Bronson Barringer

Book Description
In A Faith Not Worth Fighting For, editors Justin Bronson Barringer and Tripp York have assembled a number of essays by pastors, activists, and scholars in order to address the common questions and objections leveled against the Christian practice of nonviolence. Assuming that the command to love one's enemies is at the heart of the Gospel, these writers carefully, faithfully—and no doubt provocatively—attempt to explain why the nonviolent path of Jesus is an integral aspect of Christian discipleship. By addressing misconceptions about Christian pacifism, as well as real-life violent situations, this book will surely challenge the reader's basic understanding of what it means to be a follower of Jesus.

Contributors include:

Andy Alexis-Baker
Justin Bronson Barringer
Gregory A. Boyd
Robert Brimlow
Lee C. Camp
Shane Claiborne
John Dear
Amy Laura Hall
Stanley Hauerwas
J. Nelson Kraybill
Ingrid E. Lilly
D. Stephen Long
Gerald W. Schlabach
Kara Slade
C. Rosalee Velloso Ewell
Samuel Wells
Tripp York
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