TITLE

Glenn Tinder: Christians and the Lure of Utopia

AUTHOR(S)
Tinder, Glenn
PUB. DATE
March 1995
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Mar1995, Issue 51, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Christianity and the lure of utopianism. Definition of radical utopianism; Influence of evolutionary utopianism on Christians; Reasons why the secular doctrine of progress is unacceptable to Christians.
ACCESSION #
17731520

 

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