Win $250 in textbooks! Enter now >
Jesus for President: Politics for Ordinary Radicals

Jesus for President: Politics for Ordinary Radicals - 08 edition

Jesus for President: Politics for Ordinary Radicals - 08 edition

ISBN13: 9780310278429

ISBN10: 0310278422

Jesus for President: Politics for Ordinary Radicals by Shane Claiborne - ISBN 9780310278429
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 08
Copyright: 2008
Publisher: Zondervan Pub. House
Published: 2008
International: No
Jesus for President: Politics for Ordinary Radicals by Shane Claiborne - ISBN 9780310278429

ISBN13: 9780310278429

ISBN10: 0310278422

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 08

List price: $18.99

All of our used books are 100% hand-inspected and guaranteed! Happy you, happy us.

Ships directly from us
You Save $11.58 (61%)
$7.41

Well, that's no good. Unfortunately, this edition is currently out of stock. Please check back soon.

Summary

Jesus for President is a radical manifesto to awaken the Christian political imagination, reminding us that our ultimate hope lies not in partisan political options but in Jesus and the incarnation of the peculiar politic of the church as a people set apart from this world.
In what can be termed lyrical theology, Jesus for President poetically weaves together words and images to sing (rather than dictate) its message. It is a collaboration of Shane Claibornes writing and stories, Chris Haws reflections and research, and Chico Fajardo-Heflins art and design. Drawing upon the work of biblical theologians, the lessons of church history, and the examples of modern-day saints and ordinary radicals, Jesus for President stirs the imagination of what the Church could look like if it placed its faith in Jesus instead of Caesar.
A fresh look at Christianity and empire, Jesus for President transcends questions of Should I vote or not? and Which candidate? by thinking creatively about the fundamental issues of faith and allegiance. Its written for those who seek to follow Jesus, rediscover the spirit of the early church, and incarnate the kingdom of God.

Top Arrow

Top