By L. Daniel Cantey Jr.
"Cantey bargains an instantaneous problem to Christians who would look flippantly at the divisions that have marked the Church all through its history. Arguing from an avowedly Orthodox viewpoint on historical past, the modern Church, and the ebook of First John, Cantey challenges Christians to contemplate the matter of disunity as one of those 'New Docetism.' Orthodox, Catholic, and Protestant believers alike will locate Cantey's e-book insightful, confrontational, and provocative."
--Matthew Lynch, Dean of experiences, Lecturer in previous testomony, Westminster Theological Centre
"If the Holy Spirit gathers the physique of Christ in cohesion, as Israel hearing our God is One and loving thy God with your entire middle create team spirit of individuals and self at one with God within the Covenant, then what are we to make of department within the Western Church? 1 John offers a profoundly unsettling and not easy resolution to this question."
--Steven M. Tipton, writer of Public Pulpits and The lifestyles to Come
"In this tough ebook, Cantey reminds us that lack of harmony is a risk to the church in addition to the state. His full of life demand a renewed appreciation of the physique of Christ will hassle a few readers, yet his championing of ecclesial harmony and repair to God and neighbor will help offer a corrective for the fragmented smooth city."
--Timothy P. Jackson, Professor of Christian Ethics, Candler college of Theology, Emory University
L. Daniel Cantey Jr. teaches faith and philosophy at Bethel college in McKenzie, Tennessee. He earned his doctorate at Emory college and his master's in theology from Yale Divinity university. ahead of graduate examine he served as an officer within the US military, together with participation within the invasion of Iraq (2003). Mr. Cantey switched over to japanese Orthodoxy from Protestantism in 2013.
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1 John: On Docetism and Resurrection by L. Daniel Cantey Jr.