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Defending Innovative Theologies.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Pharos Journal of Theology. 2022, Vol. 103 Issue 1, p1-14. 14p.

Abstract: Colonialism never was intended to be a short-term project, and it laid a foundation that projected itself 200 years into the future – stifling the voices, ideas, dreams and ambitions of all it touched. The church, particularly in ‘post colonies’ in the...

ANC’s step-aside rule through the eye of the missio politica as mandated by Missio Dei.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Pharos Journal of Theology. 2022, Vol. 103 Issue 1, p1-16. 16p.

Abstract: The broader practice of politics in the world, while detached from the religion, cannot be excluded from the mission of the Missio Dei. In fact, the question of mission and politics has prompted Professor Johannes Reimer to propose missio politica as a...

Understanding Personal Stances on Religion: The Relevance of Organizational Behavior Variables.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Religions. Jan2023, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p63. 20p.

Abstract: This paper develops a framework for analyzing two personal stances on religion—Adherence to Religion and Autonomy from Religion. We propose that the two stances are independent constructs rather than opposite poles of the same continuum. Each stance is...

Queer Politics: Re-Shaping the Politics of Church and State.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Religions. Jul2022, Vol. 13 Issue 7, pN.PAG-N.PAG. 10p.

Abstract: The impact of LGBTQ+ individuals upon church institutions, state organizations, and political actors is expanding globally. Considerable policy objectives that protect queer people and families, most notably on marriage, trans rights, and non-discrimin...

Integralism.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life. Oct2022, p3-6. 4p.

Abstract: The article discusses the relationship between Christian politics and religion and the role of state and church in sustaining the maintenance of a Christian society. It mentions how the construction of modern politics was the process of transforming Ch...

Prodigal Daughter.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life. Dec2022, p7-9. 3p.

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Abstract: The author offers Christian insights on various political issues. Topics discussed include her realization about self-government after attending an evangelical congregation in Phoenix, Arizona, the way Founding Fathers of the U.S. such as Alexander Ham...

Preaching Hate in Guatemala.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Progressive. Dec2022/Jan2023, Vol. 86 Issue 6, p34-36. 3p. 3 Color Photographs.

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Abstract: The article discusses the political influence of evangelicals in the U.S. in context with the rise in social movements in Guatemala following the passing of Protection of Life and the Family Law, proposed by far-right evangelicals and conservative Cath...

Christianity, Book-Burning and Censorship in Late Antiquity : Studies in Text Transmission

Christianity, Book-Burning and Censorship in Late Antiquity : Studies in Text Transmission

Publication Type: eBook

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Abstract: It is estimated that only a small fraction, less than 1 per cent, of ancient literature has survived to the present day. The role of Christian authorities in the active suppression and destruction of books in Late Antiquity has received surprisingly li...

The comparative endurance and efficiency of religion: a public choice perspective.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Public Choice. Dec2021, Vol. 189 Issue 3/4, p313-334. 22p.

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Abstract: All of the major religious confessions existing today have outlasted every single secular ruling regime known in human history. That observation poses an interesting puzzle for social scientists interested in institutional durability. If religions can ...

Festschrift in Honour of Allan Boesak: A Life in Black Liberation Theology

Festschrift in Honour of Allan Boesak: A Life in Black Liberation Theology

Publication Type: eBook

Abstract: Allan Aubrey Boesak, renowned theologian, anti-apartheid activist and politician, turned 70 on 23 February 2016 and in his honour a number of his friends, colleagues and students contributed to this festschrift. These essays can be regarded as academic...

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