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By Ted Grimsrud

The Anabaptist culture, originating as a part of the sixteenth-century Protestant Reformation, has from its starting awarded another method of Christian religion. Jesus-centered Anabaptist convictions corresponding to pacifism, easy dwelling, and neighborhood stay of significant trouble for twenty-first-century Christians.

Embodying the way in which of Jesus: Anabaptist Convictions for the Twenty-First Century lines the origins and old expressions of Anabaptist religion after which indicates methods Anabaptist convictions converse to our modern world.

Ted Grimsrud proposes a fourfold method of studying Anabaptist theology, contemplating issues from the Bible, from the tradition's historical past, from current adventure, and from envisioning a hopeful destiny. What emerges is a fascinating portrait of a dwelling culture that speaks with urgency and relevance to a global badly short of a message of peace.

Ted Grimsrud is affiliate Professor of Theology and Peace experiences at jap Mennonite collage, Harrisonburg, Virginia, and an ordained minister within the Mennonite Church united states. His newest booklet is remodeling the Powers: Peace, Justice, and the Domination method (2006).

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