Christopher Marshall

The Little Book of Biblical Justice: A Fresh Approach to the Bible’s Teaching on Justice

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By Chris Marshall A biblical scholar identifies basic features of the Bible’s teachings on justice, treating the subject with a direct, yet almost lyrical tone. He manages a thorny, multi-faceted subject clearly and ultimately singles out the areas of theological agreement among the Bible’s writers on the subject. Upfront, Marshall addresses the many complexities that […]

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Beyond Retribution: A New Testament Vision for Justice, Crime, and Punishment

by  //  Tuesday, December 9, 2014 @ 4:23 PM  //  Resources

By Christopher D. Marshall Recently a growing number of Christians have actively promoted the concept of “restorative justice” and attempted to develop programs for dealing with crime based on restorative principles. But is this approach truly consistent with the teaching of Scripture? To date, very little has been done to test this claim. Beyond Retribution […]

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