(american) Jesus and the Nonviolent Revolution

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5.56 X 0.5 X 8.0 inches | 0.58 pounds

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About the Author

André Trocmé (1901-1971) is best known as the Protestant pastor of the French village of Le Chambon who organized the resue of Jews during Nazi occupation. After the war he became a leading voice for peace and reconciliation.
Charles E. Moore is a member of the Bruderhof community. He writes for Plough Quarterly and has compiled and edited several acclaimed books, including Called to Community: The Life Jesus Wants for His People; Provocations: Spiritual Writings of Kierkegaard; Everyone Belongs to God: Discovering the Hidden Christ; and Bearing Witness: Stories of Martyrdom and Costly Discipleship.


This splendid volume deserves wider recognition as the classic it truly is.--Richard Cassidy, author, Paul in Chains
Plough has done scholars, pastors, and laypersons all a great service by reprinting this classic. Not everyone will agree with every detail, but all will feel the compelling force of Trocmé's cumulative case. This is a book worth pondering at length.--Craig L. Blomberg, Denver Seminary
Trocmé has the prophetic gift of bypassing doctrinal fluff and cutting to the heart of Jesus' message: a stark call for repentance, love, and socio-economic change. Read him with caution: this book may change your life.--Donald Kraybill, author, The Upside-Down Kingdom
This book - and especially this newly expanded edition - deserves to be more widely known. Trocmé's focus saves any account of salvation from pietistic distortion...His comparison of Gandhi and Jesus is also extremely important.--Stanley Hauerwas, Duke Divinity School