TITLE

Editorial

AUTHOR(S)
Drew, Gavin; Maclachlan, Douglas
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Stimulus: The New Zealand Journal of Christian Thought & Practic;Aug2006, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The authors reflect on the politicization of Christianity. The diversion of the leftist movement from people centric policy has been emphasized. The authors suggest that Christian politics should be aligned to the leftist philosophy. The Forum of Christian Left was recently formed in New Zealand to deal with ethical and political issues related to Christianity.
ACCESSION #
22318007

 

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