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The problem of Christianity

Josiah Royce

The problem of Christianity

by Josiah Royce

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, New York: Macmillan (N.Y.), 1913.

Statementwith a new introduction by John E. Smith.
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Open LibraryOL22822824M

Christianity's influence on history has been the exact opposite of these ideals. Christianity started out as a cult of the poor and downtrodden persecuted by the Roman Empire, but then it became the Roman Empire and persecuted other poor and downtrodden on a scale that would have astonished Nero.   Is Christianity the White Man's Religion? affirms that ethnic diversity has played a powerful role in the formation of the Old and New Testaments and that the Bible is a book of justice, promoting equality for all people. Contrary to popular Eurocentric conceptions, biblical Christianity is not just for white Westerners.

  Bobby Harrington: On her website, Christian blogger Alisa Childers lists “Five Signs Your Church Might be Heading Toward Progressive Christianity.”David Young, let’s run through these. The first is “lowered view of the Bible.”. David Young: You sometimes hear progressive Christians say things like, “The Bible is not from God, but is only a human book .   American Christianity has historically had vast institutional, political and social power. Power-hungry Christians view their faith as a battle, a series of wins and losses. Control and influence is valued above all else, and Christianity’s success is measured by research, statistics, attendance and the success of church-supported laws at the.

The Problem of Christianity is based on a series of lectures that Josiah Royce delivered at Oxford University toward the end of his life. During these lectures he stated “the problem” in. OCLC Number: Notes: First published in Description: v, pages 24 cm: Contents: Part 1, The Christian doctrine of life: The problem and the method --The idea of the universal community --The moral burden of the individual --The realm of grace --Time and guilt --Atonement --The Christian doctrine of life --The modern mind and the Christian ideas.


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The judgments get real in because the Problem is revealed: Babylon. (That is, Rome.) Babylon is a biblical trope for oppressors of God’s people and Rome fits the bill and then some.

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Josian Royce's late masterpiece, The Problem of Christianity, is based on a series of lectures he delivered at Manchester College, Oxford, in It presents his philosophical interpretation of Christianity's fundamental ideas--community, sin, atonement, and saving grace; shows their relevance to the current confluence of world religions; and grounds his position upon a.

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