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Christians & the prevention of war in an atomic age

Taylor, Thomas Murray Sir

Christians & the prevention of war in an atomic age

a theological discussion

by Taylor, Thomas Murray Sir

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Published by SCM Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • War -- Religious aspects,
  • Nuclear warfare -- Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Nuclear warfare -- Religious aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesChristians and the prevention of war in an atomic age
    StatementThomas Murray Taylor, Robert S. Bilheimer.
    ContributionsBilheimer, Robert S., 1917-2006
    The Physical Object
    Pagination46 p.
    Number of Pages46
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19564608M

    the third world war In the book of the prophet EZEKIEL, chapters 38 you can find the prediction and exact description of an invasion by Russia and its allies into Israel "in the latter days", and of a war caused thereby, which will escalate by the use of atomic weapons. 1. War as a Constant Social Phenomenon: As long as the phenomenon of sin is part of the human experience, war will to some extent characterize social life and relations among nations (Matt. ). Humans always exist under the threat or the actuality of war; absolute world peace is a utopia, as is clearly demonstrated by human history. 2.

    Peace brings the story up-to-date by examining opposition to the Iraq War and responses to the so-called 'war on terror'. This is history with a modern twist, set in the context of current debates about 'the responsibility to protect', nuclear proliferation, Darfur, and conflict by: The Christian and War Can a good Christian participate in the waging of war? I think the answer to this is pretty obviously no. As Christians we are commanded to love God and our neighbor, even including our enemy. It is not a matter of a Bible verse here or there, it is fundamental to our faith. You might as well ask if it is okay to worship.

      Christianity and the ethics of war. The main Christian view of war ethics is contained in the doctrine of the Just War.. The basic assumption of modern Christians is that war is rarely justified. A few particular areas of scientific study—like the big bang and evolution—do raise concerns for Christians, but most of the BioLogos website (see Questions by Category on the right) is devoted to showing that evolution and Christianity are not truly at war. In the rest of this answer, we’ll explore other models for the working.


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A Provisional study document on "Christians and the prevention of war in an atomic age--a theological discussion" Publisher: [Geneva]: World Council of Churches, Chapter Five - The World Council of Churches Study Document on "Christians and the Prevention of War in an Atomic Age" 91 Chapter Six - Justifiable Revolution War in the Atomic Age.

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It changed my mind completely concerning the issue of war. I intend to place a copy of this book in every High School library in the county I live in. God give us more courageous writers like Laurence Vance!10/10(3).

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Nuclear War and Christian Responsibility. From the Feb. 6, issue. By Thomas Merton. January 3, But at any rate we seem to be assisting at the unwrapping of the mysteriously vivid symbols of the last book of the New Testament.

In their nakedness, they reveal to us our own selves as the men whose lot it is to live in the time of a. Second, I think it's very interesting how few narratives there are of actually fighting an atomic war in the old good-guy/bad-guy style.

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Christians, we are at war. Maybe it's time we accept that fact. It's not fun to think about, I realize, but war is not supposed to be fun. Especially not this kind of war. A war where the casualties are lost in the fires of Hell.

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In fact, the belief that Christianity is opposed to modern science is one of the top reasons young people cite for leaving the church. That’s why in the updated Evidence that Demands a Verdict, my father and I respond to this charge before advancing the historical. Augustine was the first Christian thinker to advocate the just war theory, in which he argued that a war that is fought to restore peace and obtain justice is not incompatible with Christian love (see Clouse, War, pp.

Arthur Holmes (ibid., pp. ) outlines some conditions for a just war: (1) It must be for a just cause. The evils.

Cold War (–), the Start of the Atomic Age SIMON WENDT The Cold War was an ideological, political, economic, and military conflict between the United States and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (U.S.S.R.), which began in.

Chapter 9 The Role of Religion in Nuclear Disarmament At the top of any religion’s priority list should be the quest for world peace.

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He is a Saint of the Eastern Orthodox Church. His portion of the empire had suffered a territorial decline in the wake of bubonic plague in the s. He was noted as an energetic. NOTES. 1 "U.S. at War," TIME, Vol. XLVI, No.

8 (Aug ) p 2 Speech to the American Society of Newspaper Editors, Ap 3 Toward a New Security: Lessons of the Forty Years Since Trinity (Cambridge: Union of Concerned Scientists, ) p 4 "The Russell-Einstein Manifesto," in We Can Avert a Nuclear War, eds. William Epstein and.

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Captain Karig writes a work of fiction about atomic war ina war which would usher in years of peace. Seller Inventory # The Atomic Bomb and the Prevention of War Bertrand Russell in the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, October 1, Mr.

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