Worshipping God and Doing Justice

Speaker(s): Nicholas Wolterstorff
Date: 1988
Length: 79min
Product ID: RGDL1821

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Nicholas Wolterstorff challenges two misconception of justice - the notion of justice mainly proposed by John Locke, and the mis-translation of 'justice' in the English-speaking world as 'righteousness'. He instead proposes an understanding of justice grounded in the Hebrew understanding of the word 'Shalom' with strong connotations of 'flourishing' as the right trajectory. He then shows how this understanding is inseparable from the worshipping life of the church.

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Nicholas Wolterstorff is Noah Porter Emeritus Professor of Philosophical Theology at Yale University. He is author of Reason within the Bounds of Religion, Art in Action, and Until Justice and Peace Embrace.

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