Sam Harrelson



Sam Harrelson

Messianic Ethics?



John Howard Yoder’s still influential The Politics of Jesus
continues to evoke responses from a variety of angles within the large umbrella of “religious studies.”

While I’m most familiar with the historical responses to Yoder, here is an interesting piece on the possible ethical implications of Yoder’s work on politics and early followers of Jesus (and Jesus himself):

(Thanks to my advisor/teacher/mentor/friend/provacateur Prof Goodman for sending over…)

Is a Messianic Ethic Possible: Recent Work By and About John Howard Yoder http://documents.scribd.com/ScribdViewer.swf?document_id=4617204&access_key=key-2a430n4jkgsokb4zegf3&page=1&version=1&viewMode=

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Is a Messianic Ethic Possible: Recent Work By and About John Howard Yoder



Posted: 11.19.2008

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