By John Bolt
In contemplating such key concerns as poverty, wealth and tool, theocracy and pluralism, civil faith, the tradition wars, and political cooperation among Evangelicals and Roman Catholics, Bolt additionally compares Kuypers perspectives with the idea of Alexis de Tocqueville, Lord Acton, Pope Leo XII, Walter Rauschenbusch, and Jonathan Edwards. Bolt indicates that concentrating on Kuypers rhetorical and mythopoetic point of view, instead of on his theological and philosophical rules, offers modern evangelicals with a extra significant and potent theology for the general public square.
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