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Christians, Free Expression, and the Common Good: Getting by Gordon S. Jackson

By Gordon S. Jackson

Christians of all theological and political backgrounds needs to be ardent advocates of advancing, now not curtailing, freedom of speech inside of their very own ranks and within the more and more secular societies within which they reside. Christians, unfastened Expression, and the typical Good provides the idea that of loose expression, and its contrary of censorship, as a device for the Western church (and the U.S. church particularly) to reply extra properly and successfully to controversy. of their such a lot critical shape, those controversies bring about either formal and casual boundaries on loose expression, as Christians search to silence people with whom they so much stridently disagree. This learn is well timed given the Western church’s present kingdom of flux because it attempts to figure out its identification and undertaking in a post-Christian atmosphere. Christians, loose Expression, and the typical Good will attract quite a lot of considerate spiritual students and others who may welcome rules on how the church should still refine and dwell out its challenge within the early twenty-first century.

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