By L. Daniel Cantey Jr.
"Cantey deals a right away problem to Christians who would look flippantly at the divisions that have marked the Church all through its history. Arguing from an avowedly Orthodox viewpoint on heritage, the modern Church, and the e-book of First John, Cantey challenges Christians to contemplate the matter of disunity as one of those 'New Docetism.' Orthodox, Catholic, and Protestant believers alike will locate Cantey's ebook insightful, confrontational, and provocative."
--Matthew Lynch, Dean of stories, Lecturer in previous testomony, Westminster Theological Centre
"If the Holy Spirit gathers the physique of Christ in cohesion, as Israel hearing our God is One and loving thy God with all of your middle create solidarity of individuals and self at one with God within the Covenant, then what are we to make of department within the Western Church? 1 John offers a profoundly unsettling and demanding solution to this question."
--Steven M. Tipton, writer of Public Pulpits and The existence to Come
"In this demanding publication, Cantey reminds us that lack of cohesion is a danger to the church in addition to the state. His lively demand a renewed appreciation of the physique of Christ will hassle a few readers, yet his championing of ecclesial unity and repair to God and neighbor can assist offer a corrective for the fragmented glossy city."
--Timothy P. Jackson, Professor of Christian Ethics, Candler tuition of Theology, Emory University
L. Daniel Cantey Jr. teaches faith and philosophy at Bethel collage in McKenzie, Tennessee. He earned his doctorate at Emory collage and his master's in theology from Yale Divinity institution. ahead of graduate research he served as an officer within the US military, together with participation within the invasion of Iraq (2003). Mr. Cantey switched over to japanese Orthodoxy from Protestantism in 2013.
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