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The Neo-Anabaptists

James Davison Hunter

in To Change the World: The Irony, Tragedy, and Possibility of Christianity Today

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199730803
eISBN:
9780199777082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199730803.003.0012
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The mythic ideal that animates the neo-Anabaptist position is the ideal of true and authentic New Testament Christianity and the primitive church of the apostolic age. Constantinianism is a ... More


“Love Your Enemies”: Anabaptists and the Peace Tradition

David W. Kling

in The Bible in History: How the Texts Have Shaped the Times

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
April 2005
ISBN:
9780195130089
eISBN:
9780199835393
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195130081.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter focuses on the emergence of the Anabaptist peace tradition in the sixteenth century and its various expressions extending into the present. It considers the importance of the person of ... More


Yoder: From the Particular to the Divine

Daniel Colucciello Barber

in Deleuze and the Naming of God: Post-Secularism and the Future of Immanence

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780748686360
eISBN:
9780748697144
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748686360.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Chapter 4 presents a theology that departs from the directions pursued by analogy. Foregrounding Yoder’s description of the political logic of “the Powers” and that of Jesus, it articulates the ... More


Anabaptists and Peace

Michael P. DeJonge

in Bonhoeffer’s Reception of Luther

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198797906
eISBN:
9780191839252
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198797906.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Stanley Hauerwas and others have presented Bonhoeffer as if he espoused pacifism as understood in the peace-church traditions. But reading Bonhoeffer through an Anabaptist theological lens, often by ... More


Against Christian pacifism

Nigel Biggar

in In Defence of War

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199672615
eISBN:
9780191765087
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199672615.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society, Theology

In Defence of War intends to argue in favour of Christian just war reasoning. It is often supposed, however, that Christianity's original position was pacifist, and that Augustine's articulation of ... More


Theories of Limited Citizenship, East and West

Matthew J. Moore

in Buddhism and Political Theory

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780190465513
eISBN:
9780190465537
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190465513.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Buddhism acknowledges that politics and government are inevitable, necessary, and helpful but also argues that they are relatively unimportant compared with the primary human goal of enlightenment. ... More


Toward the Heraldic: A Theopoetic Response to Monorthodoxy

L. Callid Keefe-Perry

in Theopoetic Folds: Philosophizing Multifariousness

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780823251551
eISBN:
9780823252985
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823251551.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

The first task of this chapter is to detail the qualities of a theological position identified as “monorthodox,” articulating how it forms a worldview that is impositionally singular, rigid, and ... More


Conclusion: The case of Iraq

Nigel Biggar

in In Defence of War

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199672615
eISBN:
9780191765087
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199672615.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society, Theology

In its first part, the Conclusion returns to the question, Is war worthwhile? The book has argued for the impossibility of certain calculation of the predominance of war's benefits over its evils. ... More


The Bomb and Vietnam

Michael Ruse

in The Problem of War: Darwinism, Christianity, and their Battle to Understand Human Conflict

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780190867577
eISBN:
9780190867607
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190867577.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

After the Second World War, Elizabeth Anscombe continued strong, arguing against giving an honorary degree to atomic-bomb-dropper Harry Truman. With the Cold War now begun, worries about the Bomb ... More


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