All Things In Common

Author: Roman A. Montero
Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers
ISBN: 153260792X
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This book takes into account Judean and Hellenistic parallels to the early Christian community of goods, as well as the socioeconomic context from which it came, and traces its origins back to the very teachings of Jesus and his declaration ...

All Things In Common

Author: Holly Duane
Publisher: Charisma Media
ISBN: 1621366901
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?The righteous considers the cause of the poor.” ?Proverbs 29:7

Friends Hold All Things In Common

Author: Kathy Eden
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300133646
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Erasmus’ Adages—a vast collection of the proverbial wisdom of Greek and Roman antiquity—was published in 1508 and became one of the most influential works of the Renaissance.

Plough Quarterly No 9

Author: Stanley Hauerwas
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ISBN: 9780874867855
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Hear from Stanley Hauerwas, Rick Warren, Leonardo Boff, Chiara Lubich, C. S. Lewis, Jean Vanier, Henri J. M. Nouwen, Eberhard Arnold, and D. L. Mayfield.

A Key To Knowledge Or Things In Common Use

Author: Maria Elizabeth Budden
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Mixed coloured clothS' are' dyed in the wool before spinning; all' others are
generally dyed'in the piece. The bestcloth is that made from Spanish wool,
although that of our own countryi is rapidly rising into estimation. ' Louisa. What a
charming country -Spaih must be; so warm, and such plenty of oranges and
grapes ! - Helen. Give me delightful France'or Italy, or, above all, Switzerland; , I
Mother. I cannot help smiling, my children, to hear your ardent admiration "of
countries you have ...

The Disappointed

Author: Ronald L. Numbers
Publisher: Univ. of Tennessee Press
ISBN: 9780870497933
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Shakers argued that the kingdom of heaven was now literally being realized on
earth in their closely knit communities, which shared all things in common like the
primitive Christian church and practiced celibacy as a sign of their participation in
the resurrected state in which "they neither marry nor are given in marriage."
Jacobs opened the columns of The Day-Star to spirited letters for and against
Shaker claims. An editorial observed: "None should think that the 'Day-Star' is the
Had ...

The Early Christian Community

Author: Douglas A. Hume
Publisher: Mohr Siebeck
ISBN: 9783161507298
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Conclusion The maxims, "friends share all things in common" and are of "one
soul," may evoke certain themes or a certain set of ideas that are associated
generally with ancient conceptions of friendship. Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics
offers a systematic treatment of these themes in his philosophical discussion of
the friendship concept. In one way or another, for all of the writers discussed in
the chapter, the practice of friendship is a philosophical virtue. Depending on the
writer and ...

The Church Member

Author: Jared C. Wellman
Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers
ISBN: 1621895777
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the answer is, “Acts 2:44,” which is best summarized in the phrase, to have “all
things in common.” Jesus Christ is our common denominator, the one who makes
us have “all things in common.” Interestingly, the verse unequivocally concerns
not a place, plan, or passion, but people! It was all of “those” who had all things in
common. The thrust of this verse is captured in the word “together.” Luke writes
that all who believed were, simply, “together.” Being together is an incredible
concept ...

Reconciling All Things A Christian Vision For Justice Peace And Healing

Author: Emmanuel Katongole
Publisher: ReadHowYouWant.com
ISBN: 1458753956
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It is this radical meeting or communion that Acts 2 and 4 speak about as a fresh
Pentecost in which “the believers were one in heart and mind,” (4:32 NIV) and “all
those who had believed were together and had all things in common; and they
began selling their property and possessions and were sharing them with all, as
anyone might have need” (2:44-45). And elsewhere in Acts: “for there was not a
needy person among them, for all who were owners of land or houses would sell
 ...