How should Christians live their faith in the public arena? Twenty years ago, the first edition of Chuck Colson’s Kingdoms in Conflict
became a bestseller, a must-read for people interested in politics and
the relationship between church and state. Now, with a passion for
truth and moved by the urgency of the times we live in, Colson has
written God and Government, revoicing his powerful and enduring message for our post-9/11 world.
an era when Christianity is being attacked from every side—books
being written charging Christians with being theocrats and trying to
impose their views on an unwilling culture—what is the message of the
Christian church? What does the Bible say, and what do we learn from
history about the proper relationship between faith and culture?
Appealing to scripture, reason, and history, this book tackles society’s
most pressing and divisive issues. New stories and examples reflect the
realities of today, from the clash with radical Islam to the deep
division between “reds” and “blues.” In an era of angry finger pointing,
Colson furnishes a unique insider’s perspective that can’t be
pigeonholed as either “religious right” or “religious left.”
your political or religious stance, this book will give you a different
understanding of Christianity. If you’re a Christian, it will help you
to both examine and defend your faith. If you’ve been critical of the
new religious right, you’ll be shocked at what you learn. Probing both
secular and religious values, God and Government critiques each
fairly, sides with neither, and offers a hopeful, fair-minded
perspective that is sorely needed in today’s hypercharged atmosphere.
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