Helen Paynter has provided some study material to go along her book, God of Violence Yesterday, God of Love Today? Each section expands some themes from a particular chapter, providing case studies, questions for discussion and an opportunity to dig deeper into these complex issues.
Helen Paynter is Director for the Centre for the Study of Bible and Violence, Bristol Baptist College.
Available for download:
- 1 Living with unanswered questions
- 2 Violence described
- 3 Violence implored
- 4 Violence as divine judgement
- 5 Violence commanded
- 6 Towards shalom