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His hostility to Islam is disconcerting, as he presents himself as someone learned in I had high hopes for this book. I look forward to further explorations. Moreover, the structure of Ellul’s argument seemed a bit disorganized and the exegesis was inexhaustive.

As a lay theologian, Ellul is shockingly deft.

Quotes from Anarchy and Chris Propaganda is called upon to solve problems created by anafquia, to play on maladjustments, and to integrate the individual into a technological world. Christians, on the other hand, need to look Jacques Ellul blends politics, theology, history, and exposition in this analysis of the relationship between political anarchy and biblical faith. Here I differ from anarchists.

Why include it at all, if the aim is ansrquia explore the compatibility of Christianity and Anarchism? Enero Fecha de muerte: Christian anarchism ‘is not an attempt to synthesise two systems of thought’ that are hopelessly incompatible; rather, it is ‘a realisation that the premise of anarchism is inherent in Christianity and the message of the Gospels’. Gerrard Ellu, the Diggers’ leader, made an identification with the word of God and the principle of reason, an equivalent philosophy to that found in Tolstoy ‘s The Kingdom of God is within you.


Anarchy and Christianity by Jacques Ellul.

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During his Marxist days, he was a member of the French Communist Party. Dorothy Day – foi uma jornalistaativista socialanarquista norte-americana. Propaganda tries to surround man by all possible routes in the realm of feelings as well as ideas, by playing on his will or on his needs, through his conscious and his unconscious, assailing him in both his private and his public life.

They said to him, ‘You are old, and your sons do not follow your ways; now appoint a king to lead us, such as all the other nations have.

I must, first say very simply what anarchy I have in view. Really once you do the minimum of Christ’s rendering unto Caesar, Paul’s subservient position is historically interesting, but probably not pres Kind of interesting.

Anarchy and Christianity

Locating Christian anarchism…In political theology…In political thought. This book only mentions Christian perspective of the theory of Anarchism under Biblical circumstances and does not speak for others. Jacques Ellul blends politics, theology, history, and exposition in this analysis of the relationship between political anarchy and biblical faith.

I appreciate Ellul for his philosophical and theological insight on the matter. I think it makes a good case for Christianity being more aligned with anarchy than other forms of governance, but it was a bit weak in historical knowledge about biblical texts.


Christianity has become a religion of conformity, of integration into the social body. Books by Jacques Ellul. Oct 25, W. Sabbath Book 13 for Of course, the primary problem, outside of deep-set and unquestioned antipathy between anarchists and Christians, is the fact that both terms are large umbrellas with numerous offshoots, deep internal disagreements, and varying dogmas.

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Return to Book Page. Its datedness only detracts somewhat from the thesis, which I think is fairly strong, even if I don’t completely agree. May 01, Jessica rated it really liked it Shelves: He begins by first defining anarchy as a total rejection of violence and violence-enabling authority. From Abyssinian to Zion: He insightfully interprets Jesus’s posture and teaching in regard to political powers, even unto the point of death.

I have looked on my people, for their cry has reached me. Ellul was also a respected and serious Christian theologian whose work, “The Presence of the Kingdom,” makes explicit a dual theme inherent, though subtly stated, in all of his writing, a sort of yin and yang of modern technological society: