The Pacifist Option: The Moral Argument Against War in Eastern Orthodox Theology

Alexander F.C. Webster

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Format: EPUB

Page count: 366 pages

File size: 1.8 MB

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Language: English

In this path-breaking study, Fr. Alexander Webster convincingly demonstrates that a distinctive pacifist trajectory, characterized by the moral virtues of non-violence, nonresistance, voluntary kenotic suffering, and universal forgiveness, has endured through two millennia of Eastern Orthodox history in unbroken continuity with the ancient Church.