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Lutherans and the Longest War

Adrift on a Sea of Doubt about the Cold and Vietnam Wars, 1964-1975

by David E.- Settje

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Lexington Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Lutheran Churches,
  • c 1960 to c 1970,
  • c 1970 to c 1980,
  • History: American,
  • Doctrines,
  • History,
  • Religion - Church History,
  • USA,
  • Lutheran Church,
  • Christianity - History - Protestant,
  • Christianity - Lutheran,
  • Military - Vietnam War,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Christianity and politics,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • 20th century

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7913740M
    ISBN 100739115316
    ISBN 109780739115312

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Lutherans and the Longest War by David E.- Settje Download PDF EPUB FB2

Lutherans Lutherans and the Longest War book the Longest War is an excellent contribution to the genre of denominational studies and a useful starting point for exploring broader issues of religious assent, ambivalence, and dissent during the Cold War.

(H-Net: Humanities and Social Science Reviews Online, April )Format: Hardcover. Free 2-day shipping. Buy Lutherans and the Longest War: Adrift on a Sea of Doubt about the Cold and Vietnam Wars, (Hardcover) at Get this from a library.

Lutherans and the longest war: adrift on a sea of doubt about the Cold and Vietnam Wars, [David E Settje] -- The dialogue between American Lutherans about foreign policy during the contentious decade provides an interesting perspective on the historiography of the US during the Vietnam era, says Settje.

Lutherans and the Longest War: Adrift on a Sea of Doubt about the Cold and Vietnam Wars, –By David E. Settje.

(Lanham: Lexington, Author: Perry Bush. Church History, December 1,Martin E. Marty, review of Lutherans and the Longest War, p. Journal of American History, March 1,Perry Bush, review of Lutherans and the Longest War, p.

Reference & Research Book News, May 1. The Book of Concord replaced earlier, incomplete collections of doctrine, unifying all German Lutherans with identical doctrine and beginning the period of Lutheran Orthodoxy.

In lands where Catholicism was the state religion, Lutheranism was officially illegal, although enforcement varied. God's Spies: The Stasi's Cold War Espionage Campaign inside the Church Elisabeth Braw. out of 5 stars 6. Kindle Edition. Concordia: The Lutheran Confessions -- A Reader's Edition of the Book of Concord Concordia Publishing House.

out of 5 stars Hardcover. $ # Luther's Small Catechism with Explanation - Edition. BOOK REVIEW Lutheran Response to the Cold and Vietnam Wars David E. Settje. Lutherans and the Longest War: Adrift on a Sea of Doubt about the Cold and Vietnam Wars, Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, x + pp. Notes, bibliography, index.

S (cloth), $ (PaPer) The Cold and Vietnam Wars have stimulated many studies of postwar. His first book, Lutherans and the Longest War, examines the Cold and Vietnam wars. Settje’s second book, Faith and War, examines a cross section of Christian reactions to the Cold and Vietnam is currently writing a book about the Watergate scandal as a national moral crisis as well as collaborating on a book about Lutheran Lutherans and the Longest War book history in the 20 th century.

Inappropriate The list (including its title or description) facilitates illegal activity, or contains hate speech or ad hominem attacks on a fellow Goodreads member or author. Spam or Self-Promotional The list is spam or self-promotional.

Incorrect Book The list contains an. These Lutherans were known as "the Confessing Church." The clearest example of such a person is Dietrich Bonnhoffer, who was a Lutheran pastor of the Confessing Church. Pastor Bauer stated that as early as Bonnhoffer recognized the need to protest against the Nazis immediately.

The Book of Concord gave inner unity to Lutheranism, which had many controversies, mostly between Gnesio-Lutherans and Philippists, in Roman Catholic outward pressure and in alleged "crypto-Calvinistic" influence.

Lutheran theology became more stable in its theoretical definitions. The Book of Concord contains documents which Christians from the fourth to the 16th century A.D. explained what they believed and taught on the basis of the Holy Scriptures. The Athanasian Creed is the longest of the three.

The inclusion of the three ancient creeds in The Book of Concord indicates that Lutherans are not a sect but that. David Settje's work, Lutherans and the Longest War contributes substantially to a more complex understanding of the relationship between religion and warfare.

Settje's book stakes out two primary goals. First, as a denominational history, the book seeks to understand the Cold War's and Vietnam War's legacies on American Lutheranism. We begin with the observation that the phenomenon of war is viewed from various biblical perspectives, among which are: War seen as against God's desire for peace and order (IsaiahPsalm ); War seen as an evidence of Satanic powers at work (Revelation); War seen as an evidence of the sinful arrogance of men (James ); War seen as a judgment of God against men (Psalm2 File Size: KB.

The Longest War Rebecca Solnit Free Book Download: Sitemap. The Longest War Rebecca Solnit Free Book Download. The Faraway Nearby Rebecca Solnit. The Longest War. America S Longest War. The Longest Night. The Longest Road. Lutherans And The Longest War.

The Longest Journey. Only The Longest Threads. The Longest Winter. The Longest Way Home. Many American Lutherans, not just German-Americans, were strong advocates for American neutrality and strict isolation from the European war.

In this they were not alone, but when America did enter the war intheir strenuous criticism of the government, and sympathies for their German co-religionists were remembered against them.

On the eve of the Civil War they comprised thirty-five percent of St. John ’ s membership and had their own cemetery adjacent to the church. Johnson ’ s statistics demonstrate that the number of black Lutherans in the South peaked in ().

Lutheranism has traditionally stressed education, and there are many Lutheran schools, colleges, and seminaries throughout the world.

Since the midth cent., Lutherans have had a program of Christian service for women called the Deaconess movement.

The world membership of Lutherans is nearly 74 million. History In Europe. Lutherans often have questions about Lutheran theology and beliefs that are basic to the Christian faith itself. Featuring a unique question-and-answer format, Lutheran Questions, Lutheran Answers is an accessible and concise treatment that provides the most frequently asked questions on important topics and brief but complete answers from a distinguished Lutheran historian and s: 1.

White Protestant moderates also receive less focus; however, Settje’s first book, Lutherans and the Longest War: Adrift on a Sea of Doubt about the Cold and Vietnam Wars, (), explores them thoroughly and can serve as a fine companion volume here.

Additionally, the ramifications of events that fell between his selected time. the previous post, IMHO. It comes from my Lutheran Study Bible and includes both a brief summary of the Book of Revelation and a handy chart/timeline. I wanted to share it with all of you, because this was significant in helping me to properly understand what the Word of God has to say about this controversial subject (and because students of Bible prophecy absolutely love charts and timelines.

Lutheranism - Lutheranism - North American Lutheranism: Several important mergers of various American Lutheran churches took place in the 20th century.

The first two occurred inwhen three Norwegian synods formed the Norwegian Lutheran Church of America (NLCA), and inwhen three German-language synods formed the United Lutheran Church in America (ULCA).

with more than 60 million members, is the largest of the Protestant denominations. It was founded in the early sixteenth century when a German monk, Martin Luther, protested the Roman Catholic Church's practice of selling indulgences as part of the penance, or punishment, for those who sinned against church teachings.

Lutheranism is thus central to the Protestant Reformation and, aided. Buy a cheap copy of Life Among the Lutherans book by Garrison Keillor. Based on Garrison Keillor's Lake Wobegon monologues, Life among the Lutherans is a collection of stories about the struggles of ordinary people in an imperfect Free shipping over $/5(5).

Synonyms for Lutheran in Free Thesaurus. Antonyms for Lutheran. 6 words related to Lutheran: Lutheran Church, adherent, disciple, faith, religion, religious belief. What are synonyms for Lutheran. Lutherans Against Hitler book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

New historical sources shed a different light upon the teac /5. From Luther to the Lutherans and so-called Gnesio-Lutherans, or True-Lutherans.

A pamphlet war between the two sides erupted denouncing each other for betraying Luther. After the Formula was agreed to, it was collected with a set of creeds and statements of faith into the Book of Concord.

The Lutheran Church in the Civil War by Charles W. Heathcote () Two relevant assessments worth reading are Mark Noll's article, "The Lutheran Difference," and The Rise and Fall of American Lutheran Pietism by Paul Kuenning ().

(I prefer Noll's more even assessment to Kuenning's indictment of Confessional Lutherans as political quietists). See again Nelson, who documents especially well the problems facing German Lutherans during World War I, pp.

See, for instance, David E. Settje, Lutherans and the Longest War: Adrift on a Sea of Doubt about the Cold and Vietnam Wars, (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, ).

Using a wealth of recently declassified sources, this book tells the complex story of Soviet involvement in the Horn of Africa, a narrowly defined geographic entity torn by the rivalry of two large countries (Ethiopia and Somalia), from the beginning of the Cold War until the demise of Pages: A Reading List for Lutherans Quality, Lay-Friendly Books That Will Stretch and Shape the Lutheran Mind this book is a masterpiece of historical theology, showing the differences between the conservative Reformation of the Lutherans and the more radical Reformation of the Calvinists and Anabaptists.

Moreover, it shows how thoseFile Size: KB. Unbelievable that this fine book is not a popular best seller among confessional Lutherans. It represents the life work of the esteemed professor, who simply excels in explaining Revelation, and applying it to the life of the Christian.

This is superb, necessary and must-reading for Lutherans who need to bone up on their eschatology. Lutherans in a New Nation, – 6. Expansion and Conflict, – 7. Mass Immigration, – 8. Structuring an American Lutheranism, – 9.

Becoming Americans, – Lutherans in War and Peace, – Turmoil, Change, and Consolidation, – Uncertain Present, Uneasy Future, – Concordia Publishing House (CPH) is the publisher of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS) dedicated to spreading the Gospel message of Jesus Christ throughout the whole world.

CPH publishes over products for churches, homes (individuals & families) and schools including bibles, bible studies, curriculum, vacation bible school (vbs), sunday school, worship resources, church supplies. Lutherans in America: A New History. By Mark Granquist. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, At long last there is a successor to The Lutherans in North America, edited by E.

Clifford Nelson and first published when Gerald Ford was our ison between the Nelson volume and Mark Granquist’s new history of the Lutheran churches in America is difficult because the former had. And I am confident that God surely hears such prayer of mine, and I know that there will be no war in Germany as long as I shall live."(St.

9, ) In his Commentary on the Book of Genesis he wrote: "It is a great consolation when he says (Is. 57, 1) that the righteous are taken away from the evil to come. (The Leader should say this.) Today you will be introduced to the way we, as Lutherans, tend to read and interpret the Bible.

But before we get started it is important to offer a brief definition of what the Bible is. • The Bible is not a book, but it is many books. • It is best to think of the Bible as a Size: KB. The Lutheran Church was the dominant Protestant church in Germany in the s, and was an important part of German culture and history.

Like all other national organizations and symbols, the Nazi Party aimed to integrate German Christianity within the Third Reich. The rise of the Nazi Party and its cooptation of the church split the Lutheran. Lutherans Read the Bible in the context of a threefold understanding of Word Interestingly enough a good place to begin can be our ELCA Constitution in which we find the following: This church confesses Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior and the Gospel as the power of File Size: KB.

Faith and War: How Christians Debated the Cold and Vietnam Wars (hereafter Faith and War) is not his only book on this subject. His first foray was the more narrowly focused Lutherans and the Longest War: Adrift on a Sea of Doubt about the Cold and Vietnam Wars ().David E.

Settje is an associate professor of history at Concordia University Chicago and author of Lutherans and the Longest War: Adrift on a Sea of Doubt about the Cold and Vietnam Wars.

He applied the “Page 99 Test” to his new book, Faith and War: How Christians Debated the Cold and Vietnam Wars, and reported the following: Page 99 certainly gives a sense for the type of analysis that I Author: Marshal Zeringue.The Lutheran Church is the largest Protestant church in the world, with over 70 million members.

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