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Sample Pages from Overgrow the Government - Jesus, Rome, and Radical Resistance
By Shawn Birss

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Sample Pages from Overgrow the Government - Jesus, Rome, and Radical Resistance
By Shawn Birss

For more info please visit - http://pirate-pastor.blogspot.ca/p/pirate-pastor-booty.html

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Overgrow
 the
Government
Jesus, Empire,and Radical Resistance
(9 page PDF sample) 
Shawn Birss
 
 
 Table of Contents
Introduction
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page 7Chapter 1 (Luke 1-4)
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page 9Introducing Jesus, and the gospel of the Kingdom of God.
-He has Brought Down the Mighty From Their Thrones, andExalted Those of Lowly Estate-Good News of Great Joy for All People Everywhere-Every valley filled, every mountain made low, all flesh seesthe salvation of the Lord-The Themes of Luke and Acts-
Jesus’ defines his own minist
ry: Good News to the Poor.Liberty to Captives. Freedom for the Oppressed. Sight For the Blind.
Chapter 2 (Luke 6, 12-13, 17)
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page 23Jesus Teaches Radical Resistance
- The Sermon on the Plain- Practical, Non-Violent Resistance- Patience, Anxiety, and Resistance - Living Free and withoutFear in a Contrary World- Overgrow the Government - The Coming Living Kingdomof God- The Kingdom of God, Condemnation, and Judgment- The Kingdom Now and the Kingdom to Come
Chapter 3 (Luke 19-22, 24)
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page 41Jesus Demonstrates Radical Resistance
- The Journey from Galilee to Jerusalem- Jesus and his Followers Occupy the Temple-
Jesus’ Authority to Organize the Demonstration is
Challenged- Jesus Returns the Challenges- Warning against the Religious Elite
 
 
- The Economy of the Great Reversal- The Kingdom Yet To Come- The Mount of Olives- Denial, Betrayal, Arrest, and Covenant- The Last Supper -
Ain’t No Grave – 
 
Jesus’ Resurrection
 
Chapter 4 (Acts 1-5)
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page 65The Followers of Jesus Continue in Radical Resistance
- A Motley Crew waits in Unity for their Coming King- Pentecost and the Radical Jesus People Community- The Radical Economy of the Early Jesus People- Power and Authority in the Kingdom of God- We Must Obey God Rather Than Men
Conclusion - page 81Appendix 1 - Humility, Conviction, Faith, and theLandmines of Scripture - page 83Appendix 2 - Social Justice Throughout the Bible
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page 87About the Author
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page 95

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