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Working together in a spiritual democracy

Gaines Stanley Dobbins

Working together in a spiritual democracy

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by Gaines Stanley Dobbins

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Published by The Sunday school board of the Southern Baptist convention in Nashville, Tenn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Southern Baptist Convention.,
  • Baptist adult union.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Gaines S. Dobbins.
    ContributionsSouthern Baptist Convention. Sunday School Board.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX6205.B115 D6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p.
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6334947M
    LC Control Number36007299
    OCLC/WorldCa6480619

    Thousands of books have been written on democracy from many different perspectives. What I propose to do here is to look at what are eight obviously key “externals” of democracy and look for what must be the “internals,” the “spiritual” dimension of those eight “principles” of democracy. Working together with believers from other ecclesias will increase our personal commitment to spiritual rededication and to preaching. The fact that we are working together will encourage us in the task. So open, honest and regular communication is important to .

      His book is a serious critique of the moral and structural foundations of democracy. The book got a bit of attention from the usual suspects when it first came out, but it didn’t go much further. On the Brink of Everything (Berret-Koehler, ) by Parker J. Palmer From beloved and bestselling author Parker J. Palmer (Let Your Life Speak), a brave, beautiful book of reflections on eight decades of life and ing aging as “a passage of discovery and engagement,” Palmer writes, “Old is just another word for nothing left to lose, a time to take bigger risks on behalf of the.

    This chapter explains why hope matters for democracy. It offers insight into both what Americans hope for and how they hope together. It shows how democracy and hope are mutually supportive of one another. This chapter considers how Americans work toward goals they set through hoping—a verb, a practice, rather than a noun or object we possess. It demonstrates how hoping connects us to other. In The Spirit of Democracy: The Struggle to Build Free Societies throughout the World, Hoover senior fellow Larry Diamond, one of America’s preeminent experts on democracy, charts the future prospects for freedom around the world in the aftermath of Iraq and deepening authoritarianism.. During three decades, the world has been transformed. In , nearly three-quarters of all countries were.


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