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Defenseless Christianity

Gerald J. Mast

Defenseless Christianity

Anabaptism for a nonviolent church

by Gerald J. Mast

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Published by Cascadia Pub. House in Telford, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anabaptists,
  • Anabaptists -- Doctrines,
  • Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Anabaptists,
  • Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Christianity

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

    StatementGerald J. Mast and J. Denny Weaver ; foreword by Greg Boyd.
    ContributionsWeaver, J. Denny, 1941-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX4931.3 .M37 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23235274M
    ISBN 101931038635
    ISBN 109781931038638
    LC Control Number2009019254
    OCLC/WorldCa340961356

      No other NT book focuses more on the cosmic conflict between Christ and Satan than Ephesians. The spiritual warfare passage is arguably the culminating zenith of the book. The defeated-but-not-yet- subdued Satan and his forces are powerful foes arrayed against Christian marriages. But God has not left his people defenseless.   In yet another series of attacks on Christians in Nigeria, armed Muslim Fulani herdsmen this week killed 11 people, including a year-old girl, a father of nine, and a church pastor.

    - But my eyes are toward You, O God, my Lord; in You I seek refuge; leave me not defenseless! Psalm Quickpage, kit: A New Day Has Come by Laitha.   Though Christianity began as a religion of peace, it soon became a cloak for genocidal violence, such as the incineration of defenseless civilians in .

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Defenseless Christianity book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Entering a field of ongoing controversy, this book dares to offer /5. Entering a field of ongoing controversy, this book dares to offer a new model for understanding Anabaptism--defenseless Christianity.

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Defenseless Christianity for today\'s peace churches.\/span>\"@ en\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema:description\/a> \" Proposing an Anabaptism defined as defenseless Christianity, the authors contend it should be seen as a nonviolent Christian movement with a world-reconciling theology even though some first-generation Anabaptists were not.

Summary: Entering a field of ongoing controversy, this book dares to offer a new model or vision—defenseless Christianity—for understanding Anabaptism, both present and past. An Anabaptism defined as defenseless Christianity should be seen as a nonviolent Christian movement with a world-reconciling theology despite the fact that some first-generation Anabaptists were not.

Released by Cascadia Publishing House LLC, publisher of Anabaptist and Mennonite books, DEFENSELESS CHRISTIANTY: ANABAPTISTM FOR A NONVIOLENT CHURCH, is by Gerald J.

Mast and J. Denny Weaver. Entering a field of ongoing controversy, their book dares to offer a new model or vision—defenseless Christianity—for understanding Anabaptism, both present and past.

Intersociety, Onitsha, Eastern Nigeria, Sunday, 12 th June Executive Summary: Threats to citizens’ rights to freedom of worship and religion in Nigeria; the world’s first human right, have continued unabated with hacking to death by the country’s Islamic Jihadists or radical Islamists of no fewer than 1, defenseless Christians in first six months of covering January to June.

Christianity And The Nagasaki Bomb Though Christianity began as a religion of peace, it soon became a cloak for genocidal violence, such as the incineration of defenseless civilians in Nagasaki. Reducing Christianity to bland platitudes and vague kindness leaves us utterly defenseless when the snake oil salesman is vaguely kind too.” Exactly.

Do the math. Too many Christians never hear the Bible applied to cultural issues. Too many Christians are left with the impression that Christianity is about being “nice” and happy. We need to protect women, children, weak, and the defenseless. Christian men must be willing to protect other people even if this will mean inconvenience, harm, and even death.

Christian men are gentlemen. Though we are stronger than women, this. Martyrs Mirror or The Bloody Theater, first published in Holland in in Dutch by Thieleman J. van Braght, documents the stories and testimonies of Christian martyrs, especially full title of the book is The Bloody Theater or Martyrs Mirror of the Defenseless Christians who baptized only upon confession of faith, and who suffered and died for the testimony of Jesus, their.

(Onitsha, Eastern Nigeria, 11 th August ): According to Saharareporters of 10 th Augustthirteen persons (Benue Christians) were confirmed dead and many residents missing after 20 (strongly suspected) armed Fulani hoodlums invaded Edikwu District under Ukpogbo in Apa Local Government Area of Benue State and shot people in their homes.

The attack took place in the early. In The Bible Toolbox, authors Bryan H. Cribb and Channing L. Crisler equip students with the proper tools to engage and interpret the Scriptures for themselves.

This book introduces readers to the Bible by giving attention to each major section of Scripture. It also serves as a hermeneutical guide, teaching students how to use the tools described in the text to actively engage the Bible.

Entering a field of controversy, this book dares to offer a fresh model - defenseless Christianity - for understanding Anabaptism, past and present. Although some first-generation Anabaptists were not pacifist, the authors contend that an Anabaptism defined as defenseless Christianity should be seen as a nonviolent Christian movement with a.

THE BLOODY THEATER OR MARTYRS MIRROR OF THE DEFENSELESS CHRISTIANS Who Baptized Only Upon Confession of Faith, and Who Suffered and Died for the Testimony of Jesus, Their Saviour, From the Time of Christ to the Year A. COMPILED FROM VARIOUS AUTHENTIC CHRONICLES, MEMORIALS, AND TESTIMONIES, BY THIELEMAN J.

van BRAGHT. of the DEFENSELESS CHRISTIANS. Like John Fox's book of martyr stories, Martyrs Mirror tells the tales of those, beginning with Christ's apostles, who were willing to stand alone for a simple, obedient faith. This classic Dutch book memorializes the godly lives and glorious deaths of European Anabaptist martyrs between and and thousands of other early Christians.

the bloody theater, or martyrs mirror of the anabaptists or defenseless christians who baptized only upon Confession of Faith, and who suffered and died for the testimony of Jesus, their Saviour, in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, that is, from A.

to A. The evil of Christian persecution and Christianity’s forced disappearance from the Faith’s ancient homeland should be called by its name, even if it is politically incorrect. Defending defenseless Christians might not be fashionable, even in the Church these days, and may even lead to tensions with other faiths and various regimes.

The world yawns, and turns to the next report about “Islamophobia.” “ Nigerian Christians killed in first 2 months of NGO report,” by Samuel Smith, Christian Post, Ma A Nigerian civil society organization claims that no fewer than Christians have been killed across the West African country since the start of and estimates that ab Christians.

This one comes to us from our friend Jeanette. Recently in a polemical piece for the New Republic, historian Bruce Bartlett wrote that Christianity is responsible for slavery.

The claim is pithy, irritating, and particularly slippery. Necessarily, in polemics, language has to be as vague as possible in order to stir up the maximum amount [ ].With the advent of the Ottoman Turks and the conquest of Syria by Sultan Selim I inthe Ma'ans were acknowledged by the new rulers as the feudal lords of southern Lebanon.

Druze villages spread and prospered in that region, which under Ma'an leadership so flourished that it acquired the generic term of Jabal Bayt-Ma'an (the mountain home of the Ma'an) or Jabal al-Druze.