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The Political Teachings of Jesus

by Tod Lindberg

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Published by HarperCollins in New York .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL24261391M
ISBN 109780061337260, 9780061749612, 9780061337277

But such a picture of Jesus is far from accurate, argues John Howard Yoder. Using the texts of the New Testament, Yoder critically examines the traditional portrait of Jesus as an apolitical figure and attempts to clarify the true impact of Jesus' life, work, and teachings on his disciples' social behavior. The book first surveysFile Size: KB.   “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.

Longtime political analyst and commentator Tod Lindberg goes beyond punditry to address how Jesus's words and teachings--once a radical set of ideas--have come to define our concept of government and our vision for : Professor Tod Lindberg. But such a picture of Jesus is far from accurate, argues John Howard Yoder. Using the texts of the New Testament, Yoder critically examines the traditional portrait of Jesus as an apolitical figure and attempts to clarify the true impact of Jesus' life, work, and teachings on his disciples' social behavior/5(12).

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Now, in The Political Teachings of Jesus, longtime political analyst and commentator Tod Lindberg goes beyond political punditry to address how Jesus's words and teachings-once a radical set of ideas-have come to define our concept of government and our vision for society.

With nuanced prose, Lindberg draws a crucial distinction between Christ /5(12). The book is really about the 'on earth' teachings of Jesus, exploring how people should treat each other in this life. Although these teaching do have political implications, the book does not examine Jesus' teachings specifically in political terms/5.

In his new book, Lindberg wants to examine whether it is possible to separate the political teachings of Jesus from his religious teachings.

He is upset with the fact that everyone in the USAmerican political scene is quoting Jesus, left, right and centre to support their political views/5(10). Aug The Political Teachings of Jesus By Tod Lindberg. The Sermon on the Mount has long been rightly understood as both a starting-point and a summation of Jesus 's teaching.

You will never read the Bible or hear a sermon the same way after reading The Political Teachings of Jesus. Anne-Marie Slaughter. Whether you’re a Republican, Democrat, independent, or even an agnostic, you will appreciate this Brand: HarperCollins Publishers.

Longtime political analyst and commentator Tod Lindberg goes beyond punditry to address how Jesus's words and teachings—once a radical set of ideas—have come to define our concept of government and our vision for society. Get this from a library. The political teachings of Jesus.

[Tod Lindberg] -- Since the beginning of the Christian era, people have used the words and ideas of Jesus to justify all manner of political action. Despite these repeated attempts, few have been able to move past the.

Tod Lindberg, the editor of Policy Review, has just published a stunning, eye-opening, and sentence-by-sentence brilliant book called The Political Teachings of Jesus that is.

Since the beginning of the Christian era, people have used the words and ideas of Jesus to justify all manner of political action.

Despite these repeated attempts, few have been able to move past the rhetoric and understand the true nature of Jesus's political views. Now, in The Political Teachings of Jesus, longtime political analyst and commentator Tod Lindberg goes beyond.

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The authors prove that many of Jesus' original teachings are missing and that the New Testament records only a fragment of what Jesus taught. This book fills in the gaps with a bold reconstruction of the essence of Jesus' message.

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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.

“Jesusian politics dare to propose a world without enemies This book makes one think again, and more deeply.” “Lindberg offers a clear, careful, and exciting analysis of Jesus’s political teachings.” “You will never read the Bible or hear a sermon the same way after reading The Political Teachings of Jesus.”Format: Ebook.

A biblical scholar and activist portrays Jesus as a political revolutionary and examines the ways in which his political principles and strategies can be applied today. Reprint. 15, first : Obery M.

Hendricks. “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 : The Crown Publishing Group.

The Political Teachings of Jesus () by Tod Lindberg. “Jesusian politics dare to propose a world without enemies This book makes one think again, and more deeply.”Pages: A deeply and unnervingly prophetic book (it was written in ), Hendricks carefully examines Jesus the revolutionary and the subversiveness of his teachings.

He also clearly defines American conservatism and liberalism, distinguishing both (particularly conservatism) from Jesus' teachings/5. In the world of Jesus, a cross was always a Roman cross.

So also the heart of his message was political: it was about the coming of “the kingdom of God.” These are the first words of Jesus in Mark, the earliest Gospel, an advance summary of what the Gospel and the story of Jesus are about (Mark ).

Of course, Jesus’ message was also. Hendricks argues that Jesus was a political revolutionary whose teachings and actions were aimed at alleviating the suffering of his people at the hands of Roman occupiers.

He doesn’t simply portray Jesus in general political terms; he contends that Jesus was an adept political activist who utilized specific tactics and techniques that we can. The Politics of Jesus: Rediscovering the True Revolutionary Nature of the Teachings of Jesus and How They Have Been Corrupted Reviewer Saul A.

Speirs Obery Hendricks Jr. is a professor of biblical interpretation at the New York Theological Seminary and an ordained minister in the African Methodist Episcopal Church.Jesus' Teachings on Politics Back | Home The first three of these amazing discourses were given when Jesus was sojourning at Urmia after his trip to the Caspian; they are talks that he delivered at the lecture amphitheater, "a temple of the philosophy of religions," as part of Cymboyton's school of philosophy.PDF Download The Political Teachings of Jesus, by Tod Lindberg.

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