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Witness Of The Body: The Past, Present And Future Of Christian Martyrdom, Michael Budde
In an age of suicide bombers and paranoid political rhetoric, the concept of martyrdom can make ordinary Christians uncomfortable or even squeamish, filled simultaneously with fascination and with dread. In Witness of the Body, twelve scholars from across academic disciplines and church traditions attempt to demystify Christian martyrdom and resituate it within the everyday practices of the church. Beginning with the earliest church history, they explore the place of martyrdom in the church through all ages and into the future. Throughout, they remind readers that Christian martyrdom is neither a quick ticket to heaven nor a cheap political ploy, but ...
The Borders Of Baptism: Identities, Allegiances And The Church, Michael Budde
Martyrs And Anti-Martyrs: Reflections On Treason, Fidelity, And The Gospel, Michael Budde
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