"Bellinger's sensitive and insightful book points toward an overarching theory of the fundamental causes and dynamics of violence"--Journal of the American Academy of Religion
"...this book is readable, powerful, and prophetic. It will challenge Christians to speak not only to the spiritual situation of indviduals, but also to the sinful systems of violence in which we find ourselves now more than ever."--Word & World
"[D]emonstrates convincingly that Kierkegaard is a rich-and largely overlooked-resource for understanding the roots of violence."--Journal of American Scientific Affiliation
About the Author
Charles Bellinger is Theological Librarian and Assistant Professor of Theology and Ethics, Brite Divinity School, Texas.