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The Resource Jesus the warrior? : historical Christian perspectives & problems on the morality of war & the waging of peace, by W. Michael Slattery, (electronic book)

Jesus the warrior? : historical Christian perspectives & problems on the morality of war & the waging of peace, by W. Michael Slattery, (electronic book)

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Jesus the warrior? : historical Christian perspectives & problems on the morality of war & the waging of peace
Title
Jesus the warrior?
Title remainder
historical Christian perspectives & problems on the morality of war & the waging of peace
Statement of responsibility
by W. Michael Slattery
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The early followers of Christ desisted from carrying and using weapons that threaten and cause physical violence. None of the Church leaders and patristic writers was in favor of participating in armies and militias. But by the fourth century CE, with Christianity becoming the dominant religion in Eurasia, the Christian stance towards war and violence changed from non-acceptance to approval. Was this a result of a rectification of the misinterpretation of Christ's teachings by his early followers or by the later theologians? If that is the case, did the early Christians deliberately misinterpr
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Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Slattery, W. Michael
Dewey number
241/.6242
Index
index present
LC call number
BT736.2
LC item number
.S53 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
Series statement
Marquette studies in theology
Series volume
53
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War
Label
Jesus the warrior? : historical Christian perspectives & problems on the morality of war & the waging of peace, by W. Michael Slattery, (electronic book)
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-254) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10223834
Dimensions
22 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
267 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780874627305
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Jesus the warrior? : historical Christian perspectives & problems on the morality of war & the waging of peace, by W. Michael Slattery, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-254) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10223834
Dimensions
22 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
267 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780874627305
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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