The Resource Becoming a Christian in Christendom : radical discipleship and the way of the cross in America's Christian culture, Jason A. Mahn

Becoming a Christian in Christendom : radical discipleship and the way of the cross in America's Christian culture, Jason A. Mahn

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Becoming a Christian in Christendom : radical discipleship and the way of the cross in America's Christian culture
Title
Becoming a Christian in Christendom
Title remainder
radical discipleship and the way of the cross in America's Christian culture
Statement of responsibility
Jason A. Mahn
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Language
eng
Summary
How might one live the Christian faith within a culture that idealizes and privileges Christianity while also relativizing it and making it redundant? Arguing for a reconceptualization of the theology of the cross and radical communal practices, the author explores some pervasive dangers of America's new Christendom and provocatively imagines alternatives to conventional Christianity-ones whereby the church embodies an alternative politic, where it commits to cruciform non-violence, appreciates gifts by giving them away, and knows its boundaries well enough to learn from those on the other sid
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JSTOR
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1973-
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Mahn, Jason A.
Index
index present
LC call number
BR526
LC item number
.M34 2016eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Christianity
  • Christian life
  • Christian life
  • Christianity
  • United States
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Becoming a Christian in Christendom : radical discipleship and the way of the cross in America's Christian culture, Jason A. Mahn
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-352) and index
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
Contents
  • Becoming a Christian in Christendom; Becoming a Christian in Christendom; ; Contents; ; Preface and Acknowledgments; Introduction: Life in a "Christian" Culture; PROBLEMS; Christendom, Then and Now; Unpacking Christian Privilege; RESOURCES; Purveyors of Comfort and Kierkegaard's Call to Discipleship; Upstanding Patriotic Citizens and Bonhoeffer's Faithful Resistance; Church as Chaplain and Contemporary Critics of Constantine; CONTOURS; ECONOMY: Free Grace in a Culture of Cheap; POLITICS: Getting Radical and Staying Ordinary; WAR: Subversions of the Cross
  • RELIGION: Guests in the House of IsraelRE-FORMATION; Conclusion: Becoming (a) Christian in Christendom; For Further Reading; Index
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unknown
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1 online resource (xxxi, 363 pages)
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9781506418957
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt1c889w4
System control number
  • (OCoLC)962329797
  • (OCoLC)ocn962329797
Label
Becoming a Christian in Christendom : radical discipleship and the way of the cross in America's Christian culture, Jason A. Mahn
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-352) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Becoming a Christian in Christendom; Becoming a Christian in Christendom; ; Contents; ; Preface and Acknowledgments; Introduction: Life in a "Christian" Culture; PROBLEMS; Christendom, Then and Now; Unpacking Christian Privilege; RESOURCES; Purveyors of Comfort and Kierkegaard's Call to Discipleship; Upstanding Patriotic Citizens and Bonhoeffer's Faithful Resistance; Church as Chaplain and Contemporary Critics of Constantine; CONTOURS; ECONOMY: Free Grace in a Culture of Cheap; POLITICS: Getting Radical and Staying Ordinary; WAR: Subversions of the Cross
  • RELIGION: Guests in the House of IsraelRE-FORMATION; Conclusion: Becoming (a) Christian in Christendom; For Further Reading; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxi, 363 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781506418957
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt1c889w4
System control number
  • (OCoLC)962329797
  • (OCoLC)ocn962329797

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