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Why Social Justice, the Kingdom of God Go Hand in Hand

By Colin Holtz | February 18, 2019

Although many conservative white evangelicals decry social justice, using terms like “social justice warrior” as a pejorative, it’s impossible to separate it from the Kingdom of God. Let’s explore what the Bible means by justice.

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Sacred Texts, Social Duty: A Documentary about Faith and Taxation

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By Karen Zurheide | August 15, 2000

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By Sarah Griffith | August 15, 2000

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By Sarah Griffith | August 1, 2000

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