By Hans Boersma,T. Scott Daniels,Thomas N. Finger,J. Denny Weaver,John Sanders
The authors of this publication declare that to desert the Christian doctrine of the Atonement is to desert the valuable witness of the gospel, for atonement speaks of not anything lower than God’s reconciliation of the realm within the lifestyles, loss of life, and resurrection of Jesus Christ. notwithstanding, to think within the atoning dying of Jesus Christ doesn't suggest that one believes that God has engaged in cosmic baby abuse. Drawing at the classical theories of the Atonement, accomplishing artistic theological building, they current set of cogent, cohesive choices to both rejecting the doctrine out of hand, or uncritically accepting it.
Contributors contain: J. Denny Weaver, Bluffton collage: “Narrative Christus Victor: the reply to Anselmian Atonement Violence”; Thomas Finger, linked Mennonite Seminary: “Christus Victor as Nonviolent Atonement”; Hans Boersma, Regent collage, Vancouver, British Columbia: “Violence, the move, and Divine Intentionality: A transformed Reformed View”; and T. Scott Daniels, Pasadena First Church of the Nazarene: "Passing the Peace: Worship That Shapes Nonsubstitutionary Convictions."
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Atonement and Violence: A Theological Conversation by Hans Boersma,T. Scott Daniels,Thomas N. Finger,J. Denny Weaver,John Sanders