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Christianity and law

Stephen C. Perks

Christianity and law

an enquiry into the influence of Christianity on the developmentof English Common Law : with an appendix containing a translation of the laws of King Alfred the Great

by Stephen C. Perks

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Published by Avant in Whitby .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity and law.,
  • Common law -- England -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p74-75. - Includes index.

    StatementStephen C. Perks.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80p. ;
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15355051M
    ISBN 100951889915

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvi, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: Introduction / John Witte, Jr. --Law and religion in Judaism / David Novak --Law in early Christianity / Luke Timothy Johnson --Western canon law / R.H. Helmholz --Natural law and natural rights / Brian Tierney --Conscientious objection, civil. Thomas Schreiner explains the interplay between Christianity and biblical law in this excellent addition to the 40 Questions & Answers series. Schreiner not only coherently answers the tough questions that flow from a discussion about Levitical law, but also engages students in an engaging and clear style.

    Comparing the Law and the Gospel. by Matt Slick 10/3/ The Law is the do’s and don’t’s of moral behavior. God gave the Law so that people would have a guide to live by and a standard by which they might recognize God’s purity and their sinfulness. There are commandments in the Old Testament. They oversee moral, judicial, and religious behavior. The book of Hebrews boldly proclaims the superiority of Jesus Christ and Christianity over other religions, including Judaism. In a logical argument, the author demonstrates Christ's superiority, then adds practical instructions for following : Jack Zavada.

    The background of the book Mere Christianity. during the war he was asked to do a radio show for the pilots in the planes and then for all of England as the people lost hope and the war went on. later Lewis wrote it all down in a book to go on.   Christianity in China is overseen by three major entities: the Three-Self Patriotic Movement, the China Christian Council, and the Chinese Patriotic Catholic Association.


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