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The Terrible Alternative By Dr. Andrew Chandler

The Terrible Alternative by Dr. Andrew Chandler

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Summary

These ten essays look at the lives and deaths of ten 20th-century martyrs, analyzing the particular political and ideological contexts which give rise to martyrdom. The martyrs include Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Martin Luther King and Archbishop Romero, shot before his altar in San Salvador.

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The Terrible Alternative: Christian Martyrdom in the Twentieth Century by Dr. Andrew Chandler

These ten essays look at the lives and deaths of ten 20th-century martyrs, analyzing the particular political and ideological contexts which give rise to martyrdom. The martyrs include Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Martin Luther King and Archbishop Romero, shot before his altar in San Salvador. The publication of this book is timed to coincide with the erection of ten statues in Westminster Abbey, London, and includes photographs of the statues, and where possible, of the martyrs themselves.

Table of Contents

Grand Duchess Elizabeth, Russia, Georgu Chistyakov; Manche Masemola, South Africa, Mandy Goedhals; Lucien Tapiedi, Papua New Guinea, Errol Hodge; Maximilian Kolbe, Poland, Roman Komaryczko; Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Germany, Klemens von Klemperer; Esther John, Pakistan, Patrick Sookhdeo; Wang Zhimang, Mioa, China, Philip Wickeri; Martin Luther King, USA, Sehon Goodridge; Archbishop Janani Luwum, Uganda, John Sentanu; Archbishop Oscar Romero, El Salvador, Philip Berryman.

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GOR002985435
9780304702879
0304702870
The Terrible Alternative: Christian Martyrdom in the Twentieth Century by Dr. Andrew Chandler
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
1998-07-01
224
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