Jesus And The Disinherited By Howard Thurman

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MANY and varied are the interpretations dealing with the teachings and the life of Jesus of Nazareth. But few of these interpretations deal with what the teachings.

And the life of Jonas have to say to those who stand, at a moment in human history, with their backs against the wall.

To those who need profound succor and strength to enable them to live in the present with dignity and crea tivity, Christianity often has been sterile and of little avail.

The conventional Christian word is mulled, confused, and vague. Too often the price exacted by society for security and respectability.

Is that the Christian movement in its formal expression must be on the side of the strong against the weak. This is a matter of tremendous significance, for it reveals to.

What extent s religion that was born of a people acquainted with persecution and suffering has become the cornerstone of civilization and of nations.

Whose very position in modern life has too often been secured by a ruthless use of power applied to weak and defenseless peoples.

It is not a singular thing to hear a sermon that defines shat should be the article of the Christian toward people who are less fortunate than himself.

Again and again, our missionary appeal is on the basis of the Christian responsibility to the needy, the ignorance, and the so-called backward peoples of the earth.

There is a certain grandeur and nobility En administering to angcher’s need out of one’s fullness and plenty. One could be selfish, using his pos sessions-material or spiritual-for strictly private, or per somal ends.

It is certainly to the glory of Christianity that it has been most insistent on the point of responsibility to others whose only claim upon one is the height and depths of their need.

This impulse at the heart of Christianity is the hur one to share with others what one has found meaningful to oneself existed to the height of a local imperative

AuthorHoward Thurman
LanguageEnglish
Pages112
PDF Size29.4 MB
CategoryLiterature

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