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The Resource God's politics : why the right gets it wrong and the left doesn't get it, Jim Wallis

God's politics : why the right gets it wrong and the left doesn't get it, Jim Wallis

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God's politics : why the right gets it wrong and the left doesn't get it
Title
God's politics
Title remainder
why the right gets it wrong and the left doesn't get it
Statement of responsibility
Jim Wallis
Title variation
Gods politics
Title variation remainder
why the right gets it wrong and the left doesnt get it
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Argues that America's separation of church and state is unrealistic, and maintains that each be held accountable to key values of progressive religious tradition
Summary
Argues that America's separation of church and state is unrealistic, and maintains that each be held accountable to key values of progressive religious tradition
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
180015
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
261.7/0973
Index
no index present
LC call number
BR526
LC item number
.W265 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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why the right gets it wrong and the left doesn't get it
Label
God's politics : why the right gets it wrong and the left doesn't get it, Jim Wallis
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0633/2004060869-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction : why can't we talk about religion and politics? -- Take back the faith : co-opted by the right, dismissed by the left -- A lack of vision : too narrow or none at all -- Is there a politics of God? : God is personal, but never private -- Protest is good; alternatives are better : what are we for? -- How should your faith influence your politics? : what's a religious voter to do? -- Prophetic politics : a new option -- Be not afraid : a moral response to terrorism -- Not a just war : the mistake of Iraq -- Dangerous religion : the theology of empire -- Blessed are the peacemakers : winning without war -- Against impossible odds : peace in the Middle East -- Micah's vision for national and global security : cure causes, not just symptoms -- The poor you will always have with you? : what does the Bible say about poverty? -- Poor people are trapped in the debate about poverty : breaking the left/right impasse -- Isaiah's platform : budgets are moral documents -- Amos and Enron : what scandalizes God? -- The tipping point : faith and global poverty -- A consistent ethic of life : abortion and capital punishment -- Truth telling about race : America's original sin -- The ties that bond : family and community values -- The critical choice : hope versus cynicism -- Epilogue : we are the ones we've been waiting for
Control code
2441579
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 384 p.
Isbn
9780060834470
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004060869
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm57342127
  • (OCoLC)57342127
Label
God's politics : why the right gets it wrong and the left doesn't get it, Jim Wallis
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0633/2004060869-d.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction : why can't we talk about religion and politics? -- Take back the faith : co-opted by the right, dismissed by the left -- A lack of vision : too narrow or none at all -- Is there a politics of God? : God is personal, but never private -- Protest is good; alternatives are better : what are we for? -- How should your faith influence your politics? : what's a religious voter to do? -- Prophetic politics : a new option -- Be not afraid : a moral response to terrorism -- Not a just war : the mistake of Iraq -- Dangerous religion : the theology of empire -- Blessed are the peacemakers : winning without war -- Against impossible odds : peace in the Middle East -- Micah's vision for national and global security : cure causes, not just symptoms -- The poor you will always have with you? : what does the Bible say about poverty? -- Poor people are trapped in the debate about poverty : breaking the left/right impasse -- Isaiah's platform : budgets are moral documents -- Amos and Enron : what scandalizes God? -- The tipping point : faith and global poverty -- A consistent ethic of life : abortion and capital punishment -- Truth telling about race : America's original sin -- The ties that bond : family and community values -- The critical choice : hope versus cynicism -- Epilogue : we are the ones we've been waiting for
Control code
2441579
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 384 p.
Isbn
9780060834470
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004060869
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm57342127
  • (OCoLC)57342127

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