The Anabaptist Vision

As we review the vision of the Anabaptists, it becomes clear that there are two foci in this vision. The first focus relates to the essential nature of Christianity. Is Christianity primarily a matter of the reception of divine grace ...

The Anabaptist Vision

The Anabaptist Vision, given as a presidential address before the American Society of Church History in 1943, has become a classic essay. In it, Harold S. Bender defines the spirit and purposes of the original Anabaptists. Three major points of emphasis are: the transformation of the entire way of life of the individual to the teachings and example of Christ, voluntary church membership based upon conversion and commitment to holy living, and Christian love and nonresistance applied to all human relationships.

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The Recovery of the Anabaptist Vision
Language: en
Pages: 372
Authors: Guy F. Hershberger
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1957-12 - Publisher: The Baptist Standard Bearer, Inc.

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The Anabaptist Vision
Language: en
Pages: 46
Authors: Harold S Bender
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1960 - Publisher: MennoMedia, Inc.

The Anabaptist Vision, given as a presidential address before the American Society of Church History in 1943, has become a classic essay. In it, Harold S. Bender defines the spirit and purposes of the original Anabaptists. Three major points of emphasis are: the transformation of the entire way of life
Recovering from the Anabaptist Vision
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Laura Schmidt Roberts, Paul Martens, Myron A. Penner
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-20 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

This volume performs a critical and vibrant reconstruction of Anabaptist identity and theological method, in the wake of the recent revelations of the depth of the sexual abuse perpetrated by the most influential Anabaptist theologian of the 20th century, John Howard Yoder. In an attempt to liberate Anabaptist theology and
A Contemporary Anabaptist Theology
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Thomas N. Finger
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-02-26 - Publisher: InterVarsity Press

In this comprehensive volume Thomas N. Finger takes on the formidable task of making explicit the often implicit theology of the Anabaptist movement and then presenting, for the sake of the welfare of the whole contemporary Christian church, his own constructive theology. In the first part Finger tells the story
Boundaries of Anabaptism
Language: de
Pages: 428
Authors: Anselm Schubert, Astrid von Schlachta, Michael D. Driedger
Categories: Anabaptists
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher:

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