By Darrin W. Snyder Belousek
getting to all the appropriate biblical texts and interesting with the entire spectrum of scholarship, Belousek systematically develops a biblical idea of atonement that facilities on restorative -- instead of retributive -- justice. He additionally indicates how Christian considering on atonement correlates with significant worldwide issues resembling fiscal justice, capital punishment, "the battle on terror," and ethnic and non secular conflicts. Thorough and obviously dependent, this publication demonstrates how a go back to biblical cruciformity can considerably remodel Christian challenge, social justice, and peacemaking.
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