Review of First Be Reconciled: Challenging Christians in the Courts by Richard P. Church

The Cresset: A Review of Literature, the Arts, and Public Affairs, Vol. 74, p. 58, 2010

3 Pages Posted: 7 Feb 2011

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Zachary R. Calo

Valparaiso University Law School

Date Written: February 2, 2011

Abstract

This essay reviews Richard Church's, First Be Reconciled: Challenging Christians in the Courts, which argues that the dominant approach to law and litigation within Christian thought and practice has uncritically accepted litigation as a replacement for authentic reconciliation.

Keywords: Christianity, Law, Courts, Reconciliation, Forgiveness, Church, Richard Church, Anabaptist

Suggested Citation

Calo, Zachary, Review of First Be Reconciled: Challenging Christians in the Courts by Richard P. Church (February 2, 2011). The Cresset: A Review of Literature, the Arts, and Public Affairs, Vol. 74, p. 58, 2010 . Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1754201

Zachary Calo (Contact Author)

Valparaiso University Law School ( email )

656 S. Greenwich St.
Valparaiso, IN 46383-6493
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219.465.7970 (Phone)

HOME PAGE: http://www.valpo.edu/law/faculty/zcalo

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