By George Bogaski
In a number of the debates, churchmen introduced their theological convictions and studying of the Bible to undergo on their political views. Convictions approximately sin, the character of guy, the destiny of the realm, violence and benevolence had direct effect upon the international coverage views of those church buildings. instead of lead to static political positions, those convictions tailored because the nature of the conflict and the chance of yankee good fortune replaced over time.
The positions taken by way of American denominations led to attitudes of aid, competition, and ambivalence towards the battle, but additionally impacted the vibrancy of many church buildings. a few teams have been lease asunder by way of the fractious, debilitating debate. different church buildings, because of their better ideological readability and unanimity, observed the battle offer an impetus for development. whatever the person effects, the controversy over the Vietnam conflict presents a concrete learn of the intersection of faith and politics.
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American Protestants and the Debate over the Vietnam War: Evil was Loose in the World by George Bogaski