The Resource Divine rebels : American Christian activists for social justice, Deena Guzder ; foreword by Shane Claiborne ; afterword by Roger S. Gottlieb, (ebook)

Divine rebels : American Christian activists for social justice, Deena Guzder ; foreword by Shane Claiborne ; afterword by Roger S. Gottlieb, (ebook)

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Divine rebels : American Christian activists for social justice
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Divine rebels
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American Christian activists for social justice
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Deena Guzder ; foreword by Shane Claiborne ; afterword by Roger S. Gottlieb
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eng
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In an effort to reclaim the fundamental principles of Christianity, moving it away from religious right-wing politics and towards the teachings of Jesus, the American Christian activists profiled in this book agitate for a society free from racism, patriarchy, bigotry, retribution, ecocide, torture, poverty, and militarism. These activists view their faith as a personal commitment with public implications; their world consists of people of religious faith protecting the weak and safeguarding the sacred. Recounting social justice activists on the frontlines of the Christian Left since the 1950sincluding Daniel Berrigan, Roy Bourgeois, and SueZann Bosler this book articulates their faith-based alternative to the mainstream conservative religious agenda and liberal cynicism and describes a long-standing American tradition, which began with the nation's earliest Quaker abolitionists
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Guzder, Deena
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261.8092/273
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non fiction
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  • Christian biography
  • Social reformers
  • Christianity and justice
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adult
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Divine rebels : American Christian activists for social justice, Deena Guzder ; foreword by Shane Claiborne ; afterword by Roger S. Gottlieb, (ebook)
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9781569768709
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MWT11333606
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Divine rebels : American Christian activists for social justice, Deena Guzder ; foreword by Shane Claiborne ; afterword by Roger S. Gottlieb, (ebook)
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Publication
Color
multicolored
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781569768709
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11333606
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11333606
System control number
MWT11333606
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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