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Author Wink, Walter.
Title Engaging the powers : discernment and resistance in a world of domination / Walter Wink.
Publisher Minneapolis : Fortress Press, 1992.
 Book Stacks  BS2545.P66 W56 1984 vol.3  AVAILABLE
Descript xvi, 424 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
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Note Series statement from cataloging data on t.p. verso.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-402) and indexes.
Contents The myth of the domination system -- The origin of the domination system -- Naming the domination system -- The nature of the domination system -- Unmasking the domination system -- God's domination-free order : Jesus and God's reign -- Breaking the spiral of violence : the power of the cross -- To wash off the not human : becoming expendable -- Jesus' third way : nonviolent engagement -- On not becoming what we hate -- Beyond just war and pacifism -- But what if--? -- Re-visioning history : nonviolence past, present, future -- The acid test : loving enemies -- Monitoring our inner violence -- Prayer and the powers -- Celebrating the victory of God.
ISBN 080062646X (alk. paper)
9780800626464 (alk. paper)
Series The Powers ; v. 3
Wink, Walter. Powers ; v. 3.
Subject Powers (Christian theology) -- Biblical teaching.
Good and evil -- Biblical teaching.
Violence -- Biblical teaching.
Nonviolence -- Biblical teaching.
Bible. New Testament -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.

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