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Jesus, politics, and society

a study of Luke"s gospel

by Richard J. Cassidy

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Published by Orbis Books in Maryknoll, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible. -- N.T. -- Luke -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRichard J. Cassidy.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS2595.2 .C37
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 228, [2] p. :
    Number of Pages228
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22455796M
    ISBN 10088344237X

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      Question: "How should a Christian view politics?" Answer: If there is anything that will spark a spontaneous debate, if not an outright argument, it is a discussion involving politics—even among believers. As followers of Christ, what should be our attitude and our involvement with politics? In the truest sense, the moral, social, and political state of a people is irrelevant to the advance of the gospel. Jesus said that His kingdom was not of this world (John ). THE REAL BATTLE. We can’t protect or expand the cause of Christ by human political and social activism, no matter how great or sincere the efforts.


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Published by Orbis Books in Maryknoll, N.Y. Written in EnglishCited by: The book successfully disabuses one of any a-political or other-worldly conception of what Jesus came to politics and proclaim/5. Jesus, politics, and society: a study of Luke's gospel.

[R J Cassidy] -- Was Jesus dangerous to the Roman Empire. Reading the Gospel of Luke in the light of Roman-ruled Palestine, the author demonstrates that Jesus was a powerful threat to both the political and social.

Jesus and Politics. Politics are at the center of the story of Jesus. His historical life ended with a and society book execution. Crucifixion was used by Rome for those who systematically rejected imperial authority, including chronically defiant slaves and subversives who were attracting a following.

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by Richard J. Cassidy (Author)/5(4). and society book book is well written and each chapter of this revised edition contains an epilogue that helps to update it with new information since the days of the first edition.

The Politics of Jesus is John Howard Yoder's treatise on Jesus' political inclinations, based on and in response to twentieth century biblical Size: KB. I feel compelled to say this because Bill O'Reilly's recent book has once again highlighted one of the most misunderstood facets of Jesus' ministry.

In a recent interview with New Testament scholar Candida Moss, he denies that Jesus was a political figure. Instead, he claims, Jesus focused on the spiritual matters of life. The Politics of Jesus by John Howard Yoder Book Resume: Using the text of the New Testament, this engaging study criticallyexamines the traditional portrait of Jesus as an apolitical figure and clarifies the true impact of Jesus' life, work, and teachings on his disciples' social behavior.

Jesus, Politics, and Society: A Study of Luke's Gospel Richard J. Cassidy Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, Pp. viii + Show all authors. Dennis P. McCann. Dennis P. McCann. De Paul University, Chicago, IL See all articles by this author. Search Google Scholar for this : Dennis P.

McCann. The American theologian John Howard Yoder describes Jesus’ death as: “the political, legally-to-be-expected result of a moral clash with the powers ruling his society.”Author: Brad Chilcott. The book first surveys the multiple ways the image of an apolitical Jesus has been propagated, then canvasses the Gospel narrative to reveal how Jesus is rightly portrayed as a thinker and leader immediately concerned with the agenda of politics and the related issues of.

“The Jesuits secretly and relentlessly work toward two major goals for the Roman Catholic Institution: 1. “Universal political power” and 2. “A universal church in fulfillment of the prophesies of Revelation 6, 13, 17 and ” ¹.

The Jesuits [Society of Jesus] are the spies. Certainly Jesus' ministry was not about establishing a political kingdom. Jesus said, "My kingdom is not of this world" (John ). On one occasion, Jesus perceived that a group of people were going to try and make Him a King.

So He hid from them on a mountain (John ). "On the other hand," says Andrew Sandlin in Jesus and Politics, "it. Society and politics Jesus was a Palestinian Jew. He would have grown up with stories of conquest and oppression. These stories recounted the many waves of foreign invasion that sought to.

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Jesus talks about community in the Lord's Prayer, which Lindberg calls the most famous passage of the most famous book in the world. Jesus explicitly talks about the arrival of the kingdom on earth. It is his teaching about how to live in the world that will result, over time, in /5(12).

Complete summary of John H. Yoder's The Politics of Jesus. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of The Politics of Jesus. segments of a larger society. It has to do with.The Family: The Secret Fundamentalism at the Heart of American Power is a book by American journalist Jeff book investigates the political power of The Family or The Fellowship, a secretive fundamentalist Christian association led by Douglas t has stated that the organization fetishizes power by comparing Jesus to “Lenin, Ho Chi Minh, Bin Laden” as examples of Author: Jeff Sharlet.“The Politics of Jesus is an instant classic—a book of stunning erudition, remarkable eloquence, and political courage.

But more than that, Hendricks gives us a pioneering account of the revolutionary Jesus that has rarely been as systematically expounded, or as theologically sophisticated, as this monumental work provides.