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Peacemaking in a nuclear age

a report of a working party of the Board for Social Responsibility of the General Synod of the Church of England.

by Church of England. Board for Social Responsibility.

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Published by Church House Pub. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International relations -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.,
  • Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.,
  • Security, International -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 176 p.
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20185676M
    ISBN 100715165739

    After watching it, we decided to gather film and book resources from S&P's Wisdom Archive on the perils of the nuclear age with the intention that we can all open our hearts, minds, and emotions to the realities and consequences of the use of nuclear energy for weapons and power. A controversial book published this month and a conference slated for next spring highlight the new momentum. “The Church and Peacemaking in the Nuclear Age—a Biblical Conference.” The.

      There are examples of peacemaking in oneself — claiming the peace that only God can give (Rom. ). Looking at the story of Joseph and his brothers (Gen. 45; 50), peacemaking in families is challenging but also profoundly rewarding. And peacemaking in the community is exceedingly important as we work for justice for all of our neighbors. for peacemaking will work to break down these false and destructive barriers among different religious and ideological groups to point to and reinforce our common humanity. The arrival of the nuclear age makes this an imperative! In the words of Dr. Robert Oppenheimer, head of .

    wisdom they wrote book-length calls to the practice of peacemaking: the Catholic Challenge to Peace (), the Presbyterian Peacemaking the Believers’ Calling (), the Methodist In Defense of Creation (), and the United Church of Christ The Just Peace Church (). They called for a new ethic of just peacemaking, a positive theology.   This fourth post focuses on the posture of peacemaking and is written by George de Vuyst, a Resonate missionary in a place that has an increasing need for peacemaking — Ukraine. You can read the previous posts in the series here (The Posture of Prayer ; The Posture of Listening ; The Posture of Learning).


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Old Testament Foundations for Peacemaking in the Nuclear Era by Bruce C. Birch Dr. Birch is professor of Old Testament at Wesley Theological Seminary in Washington, D.C. Peacemaking in a nuclear age: a report of a working party of the Board for Social Responsibility of the General Synod of the Church of England.

Author: Richard Harries ; Church of England. This is a list of books about nuclear are non-fiction books which relate to uranium mining, nuclear weapons and/or nuclear power. American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J.

Robert Oppenheimer (); The Angry Genie: One Man's Walk Through the Nuclear Age (); The Atom Besieged: Extraparliamentary Dissent in France and Germany (). The book has ten chapters: 1 The Nuclear Age; 2 Nuclear Deterrence; 3 Nuclear Proliferation; 4 Nuclear Arms Control and Nuclear Disarmament; 5 Nuclear Weapons and Militarism; 6 Nuclear Weapons and Nuclear Energy; 7 Nuclear Weapons and International Law; 8 Nuclear Weapons, Culture and Morality; 9 Nuclear Weapons and Democracy; 10 The Path to Zero.

The primary problem, however, is that I cannot make the ideas in this book (or all third-way initiative books) fit with reality, especially the modern reality of Holy War and Jihad.

One of the first points in peacemaking initiatives involves all the parties to sit down and talk with each other about mutually agreeable goals, which according to Cited by:   Peacemaking Peacemaking in a nuclear age book a large array of activities from local to global attempts to attain peace.

It includes consideration of international, interstate, and intertribal conflict resolution; communal, personal, and interpersonal social justice; deterrence of the use of nuclear weapons; design of international treaties that prevent war or other forms of international conflict; disarmament.

The Bomb and America's Missile Age and millions of other books are available for instant access. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - 5/5(2).

‘Malcolm, as you say in your preface, this is your fourth and last in what might be called a series of books on significant diplomatic issues since the Second World War.

New Zealand’s pro-British stance at Suez, our evolving maturity over South Africa, the development of Antarctica policy, and now the Nuclear saga. nuclear age is a moral and political imperative. In Parts I and II of this letter we set forth both the principles of Catholic teaching on war and a series of judgments, based on these principles, about concrete policies.

In making these judgments we speak as moral teachers, not as technical experts. The Role of Education in Reducing the Threat of Nuclear War: /ch We are currently witnessing big problems and conflicts that plague our contemporary society.

It is our right and as well as obligation to ask ourselvesAuthor: Gospava Risto Stojanović. The association also is among co-sponsors of the evangelical conference on "peacemaking in the nuclear age" in Pasadena next week, the first major conference on nuclear arms held by evangelicals.

Inthe world changed as the first nuclear weapons were openly used, taking the world into the Atomic Age. saw London‘s Tricycle Theatre explore this momentous period in history through The Tricycle Goes Nuclear festival, which featured plays, films, talks, discussions and exhibitions about the Nuclear Warfare.

We remember this festival and also look at some of the best fiction and Author: Jon Crabb. Young people know about the danger of nuclear war. They care about their future. In order to thrive in the nuclear age, they and we need information and ways of thinking appropriate to this age.

This curriculum guide focuses on peacemaking in the nuclear age in a Jewish context and from a Jewish perspective. War and Peace in the Nuclear Age John Newhouse, Author Alfred A.

Knopf $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author Buy this book. A companion volume to a forthcoming. Perspectives on peacemaking: Biblical options in the nuclear age.

[John A Bernbaum;] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search Book: All Authors / Contributors: John A Bernbaum. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Inthe Christian College Coalition sponsored a conference entitled "The Church and Peacemaking in the Nuclear Age.".

Held in Pasadena, California, the event brought together a 4/5. The Reverend Richard Mcsorley, SJ. (), was Professor of Peace Studies at Georgetown University and writer of eight books on pacifism and social justice As a Jesuit priest ordained inbe completed his studies for has PhD at Ottawa University.

Inhe co-founded St. Francis Catholic Worker In Washington, DC He served as a board member of the National. Basic Peacemaking Program resources. Ways to Engage in Peacemaking—This pamphlet interprets the Presbyterian Peacemaking Program and provides an overview of 11 ways to engage in P-E-A-C-E-M-A-K-I-N-G.

It is suitable for display stands and information racks. PDS: ; FREE. Since the adoption of Peacemaking the Believers' Calling inpeacemaking has become increasingly important in the life of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). The Research Unit estimates that by47 percent of the church’s 11, congregations had made a commitment of some kind to the cause of peacemaking through their sessions.

The Nuclear Age is about one man's slightly insane attempt to come to terms with a dilemma that confronts us all—a little thing called The Bomb. The year isand William Cowling has finally found the courage to meet his fears head-on. Cowling's courage takes the form of a hole that he begins digging in his backyard in an effort to "bury" all thoughts of the apocalypse.3/5(5).

The Atomic Age, also known as the Atomic Era, is the period of history following the detonation of the first nuclear weapon, The Gadget at the Trinity test in New Mexico, on Jduring World War II.

Although nuclear chain reactions had been hypothesized in and the first artificial self-sustaining nuclear chain.One story is that her wish was for a world without nuclear weapons.

Sadako folded cranes in her hospital bed. Her classmates also folded cranes, enough so that when Sadako died at age twelve she was buried with 1, cranes. Her story infused the origami crane with the symbolism of hope and peace.And yet, diplomacy of the nuclear, age seems determined that troubles, which in other times might have touched off major conflicts, shall not be allowed to exceed a certain gravity.