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By Ephraim Radner

to explain the Church as "united" is a actual misnomer—even at its notion centuries in the past. Ephraim Radner presents a strong rethinking of the doctrine of the church in gentle of Christianity's frequently violent and now and then morally suspect heritage. He holds in stress the unusual and transcendent oneness of God with the inevitably temporal and political functionality of the Church, and, in so doing, exhibits how the targets and screw ups of the liberal democratic country supply revelatory stories that significantly increase one's realizing of the character of Christian unity.

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