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The Old Testament roots of nonviolence : Abraham's personal faith, Moses' social vision, Jesus' fulfillment, and God's work today / Philip E. Friesen.

By: Friesen, Phil.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Eugene, Or. : Wipf & Stock, c2010Description: xxii, 151 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.ISBN: 1606089366; 9781606089361.Subject(s): Nonviolence -- Biblical teaching | Peace -- Biblical teaching | Bible O.T -- Theology | Bible N.T -- Theology | Nonviolence -- Religious aspects
Contents:
Section I. The soil. Paul and the fallen social order -- The Genesis story parallel to Paul's description -- The laws of God and the laws of men -- Section II. The seed. The faith of Abraham -- Section III. The root. Moses' social vision -- Section IV. The stem. Moses' vision and the other prophets -- Section V. The flower. Jesus' fulfillment of the vision -- Section VI. Growing seeds. An adequate social gospel of the kingdom for mission -- One gospel, many peoples.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 147-151).

Section I. The soil. Paul and the fallen social order -- The Genesis story parallel to Paul's description -- The laws of God and the laws of men -- Section II. The seed. The faith of Abraham -- Section III. The root. Moses' social vision -- Section IV. The stem. Moses' vision and the other prophets -- Section V. The flower. Jesus' fulfillment of the vision -- Section VI. Growing seeds. An adequate social gospel of the kingdom for mission -- One gospel, many peoples.

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