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Non-violence and the Christian conscience

Raymond RГ©gamey

Non-violence and the Christian conscience

by Raymond RГ©gamey

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Published by Herder and Herder in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Passive resistance

  • Edition Notes

    StatementP. Régamey ; with a preface by Thomas Merton ; foreword by Stanley Windass
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT"736.6"R413"1966
    The Physical Object
    Pagination272 p
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21157472M
    LC Control Number66-22610

    Bible Verses about Conscience. Isaiah ESV / helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful. And your ears shall hear a word behind you, saying, “This is the way, walk in it,” when you turn to the right or when you turn to the left. Christian Non-Violence/Pacifism has members. From GREG BOYD's Critical Essay on 'Just War': "[T]here is an alternative to [the] ceaseless, bloody.

    Such persons assess non-violence as a tactic, rather than accepting it as a value in itself. John Lewis comes to the conclusion that under certain circumstances violence is a more effective method. Gandhi believes in non-violence both as a principle and as the most effective means of achieving his purposes.   Non-Violence in the Early Church For those who are unconvinced by the consistent, recurrent testimony of Scripture, and the plain example and practice of Christ and the Apostles on the subject of Christian Non-Violence, I present the exhaustive list of .

      The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire. Be a true prophet. Read the signs of the times. Believe in non-violence. Be on fire - Serve by speaking out for non-violence, compassion, justice, and peace for our country and for our world.   ‎The title of the book comes from Luke It is a non-fiction work of the famous Russian author Leo Tolstoy. He wrote it after many years of reflexion on Christianity and Jesus. Many subjects are present such as wars, non-violence, misunderstanding by believers of the faith, etc. (Summary by enko 5/5(2).


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Non-violence and the Christian conscience by Raymond RГ©gamey Download PDF EPUB FB2

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Régamey, P.-R (Pie-Raymond), Non-violence and the Christian conscience. [New York] Herder and Herder []. Acts of Conscience: Christian Nonviolence and Modern American Democracy is the best new work on the history of American pacifism to appear in many years.

Joseph Kip Kosek offers a bold, original, and lucid brief for the importance of the tradition of Christian nonviolence in twentieth-century U.S. reform, and in the process resurrects such forgotten figures as Richard Gregg, a pioneering Cited by: Non-violence and the Christian conscience Hardcover – January 1, by O.P.

Pie Regamey (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — Author: O.P. Pie Regamey. OCLC Number: Notes: Translation of Non-violence et conscience chrétienne.

Description: pages ; 23 cm: Responsibility: P. Régamey; [translated from the French] with a preface by Thomas Merton and a foreword by Stanley Windass. Martin Luther King's creed of non-violence surprised many Americans. Though conceding that King's methods were effective, black psychologist Kenneth Clark called the philosophy of loving one's Author: American Experience.

As a theologian, Martin Non-violence and the Christian conscience book King reflected often on his understanding of nonviolence. He described his own “pilgrimage to nonviolence” in his first book, Stride Toward Freedom, and in subsequent books and articles.

“True pacifism,” or “nonviolent resistance,” King wrote, is “a courageous confrontation of evil by the power of love” (King, Stride, 80).

Quotes from first and second century Christian writers about the continuing posture of non-violence in the early Church following the age of the Apostles: "The Lord, in Author: Keith Giles. Christian pacifism is the theological and ethical position that any form of violence is incompatible with the Christian faith.

Christian pacifists state that Jesus himself was a pacifist who taught and practiced pacifism and that his followers must do likewise. Notable Christian pacifists include Martin Luther King, Jr., Leo Tolstoy, and Ammon Hennacy.

North Charles Street Baltimore, Maryland, USA +1 () [email protected] © Project MUSE. Produced by Johns Hopkins University Cited by: The secondary purpose of this book is to supply you with an acute and relentless critique of CJWT and its dreadful implications and consequences for Christians, their Churches and for all humanity.

Its primary purpose is to invalidate forever CJWT as a theological and moral option in a. Untaught Christian History: War and the Contagion of Erroneous Conscience. Just before a battle with the Gauls at Borbetomagus, Saint Martin of Tours (), then a military officer, determined that his faith in Christ prohibited him from fighting, saying, "I am a soldier of Christ.

I cannot fight." He was charged with cowardice and jailed. The classical Indian text of Tirukkuṛaḷ deals with the ethics of non-violence or non-harming through verses – in Chapter 32 of Book 1, further discussing compassion in Chapter 25 (verses ), vegetarianism or veganism in Chapter 26 (verses ), and non-killing in.

In response to the massive bloodshed that defined the twentieth century, American religious radicals developed a modern form of nonviolent protest, one that combined Christian principles with new uses of mass media. Greatly influenced by the ideas of Mohandas Gandhi, these "acts of conscience" included sit-ins, boycotts, labor strikes, and conscientious objection to war.

In Writings on Civil Disobedience and Nonviolence Tolstoy is a little heavy on the Christianity for me even if he is talking about the good Jesus Christianity rather than the bad institutional Christianity. I gave it three stars, an extra one because the topic of nonviolent civil disobedience is not found in much writing.

I found it hard to get to the end of this book.4/5. A Peace Reader Revised contains articles reflecting different and even opposing viewpoints, offering competing visions of the future.

They range from the scholarly to the folksy; from the philosophical to the satirical; from the didactic to the poetic. In an effort to help students develop critical thinking skills, the authors include study questions after every major article.2/5(1).

Fight explores violence in the Bible and challenges us to live out Jesus call to non-violence. With prophetic relevance, New York Times bestselling author Preston Sprinkle tackles the controversy surrounding violence and grapples with surprising who has struggled with the morality of violence will appreciate this convincing biblical guide/5.

Martin Luther King, Jr.: Nonviolent In Martin Luther King, Jr.¹s selection, Nonviolent Resistance which first appeared in as a part of his book Stride Towards Freedom, he describes the processes people follow as they confront their situation.

Tolstoy’s Ideology of Non-Violence: A Critical Appraisal Sobia Tahir The Dialogue Volume VII Number 4 “The general purpose of life may not be fully known,” says the Christian teachings, “and you only imagine that it is a continual approach towards universal well-being.

Mahatma Gandhi Quotes About Nonviolence Quotes Christianity Church Citizenship Civil Disobedience Cleanliness Commitment Community Compassion Compromise Confession Conflict Conscience Consciousness Conservation Consumerism Contentment Corruption Country Courage Creation Crime Thomas Merton (). “Gandhi on Non-Violence”, p, New.

The book, Non-Violent Coercion: A Study in the Methods of Social Pressure, was a revision of Case’s doctoral dissertation, completed at the University of Wisconsin under the renowned sociologist Edward A.

Ross. Case began with a historical survey covering major religious traditions, along with smaller Christian sects such as the Quakers. It seems one of the original hallmarks of a “Christian” conscience has been AWOL nearly from its inception.

But there’s more. While Jesus lived and died a faithful Jew, the early church would also struggle with his essential message of inclusion, welcoming gentile believers that did not necessarily ascribe to earlier notions of.Acts of Conscience is a milestone in an ongoing shift in US historiography away from a generation of relative neglect of the Christian left.

It appears at an auspicious moment and propels the discourse forward in a very helpful way. Already Kosek's book and the dissertation from which it grew have won the Nevins Prize from the Society of American Historians and the Best First Book in the Author: Mark Hulsether.

If my book was the first book that you have read on the subject, and you would like a second step in the direction of going through the Old Testament, I recommend: Fight: A Christian Case for Non-Violence-Preston Sprinkle, David C. Cook Publishing