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The adventurous future
a compilation of addresses, papers, statements, and messages associated with the celebration of the two-hundred-fiftieth anniversary of the Church of the Brethren. An anniversary volume, 1708-1958.

Published 1959 by Brethren Press in Elgin, IL, USA .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Contents 7
Chapter 1 - Foreword 11
Chapter 2 - The anniversary theme 15
Chapter 3 - Anniversary objectives 16
Part 1 - Anniversary messages 19
Chapter 4 - Greetings to fellow Christians in the United States 19
Chapter 5 - Greetings to fellow Christians in all lands 24
Part 2 - The Germantown celebration 33
Chapter 6 - The Germantown program 33
Chapter 7 - The Brethren and Germantown 35
Chapter 8 - The mind of Christ revealed by Vernon F. Schwalm 38
Chapter 9 - The mind of Christ in judgment by Harper S. Will 52
Chapter 10 - The mind of Christ symbolized by Morley J. Mays 61
Chapter 11 - The litany of self-examination 67
Chapter 12 - The anniversary litany 70
Chapter 13 - The Mack memorial service 72
Part 3 - The Des Moines celebration 77
Chapter 14 - The Des Moines program of special anniversary addresses 77
Chapter 15 - 'And how shall the Brethren be recognized?' by Desmond W. Bittinger 79
Chapter 16 - The Brethren and the adventurous future by Harry K. Zeller, Jr. 92
Chapter 17 - The Brethren and the book of books by Chalmer E. Faw 103
Chapter 18 - The Brethren and the modern state by Dan West 117
Chapter 19 - The Brethren and Biblical ethics by W. Harold Row 132
Chapter 20 - The Brethren and their culture by Kermit Eby 142
Chapter 21 - The Brethren and Biblical reconciliation by T. Wayne Rieman 154
Chapter 22 - The Brethren and the ecumenical church by Kurtis F. Naylor 172
Chapter 23 - The Brethren and their interpretation of history by Warren F. Groff 183
Chapter 24 - The Brethren and Biblical proclamation by John B. Grimley 194
Chapter 25 - The Brethren under the Lordship of Christ by Paul M. Robinson 206
Chapter 26 - The Brethren and destiny by Calvert N. Ellis 220
Part 4 - The European celebration 233
Chapter 27 - The Schwarzenau program 233
Chapter 28 - Editorial introduction 235
Chapter 29 - The church living her Lord's vision by Norman J. Baugher 237
Chapter 30 - Let brotherly love continue 243
Chapter 31 - The Brethren and Schwarzenau by Desmond W. Bittinger 248
Chapter 32 - Changeless principles in a changing world by Paul H. Bowman 256
Chapter 33 - The litany of dedication 267
Part 5 - Greetings, resolutions, and miscellaneous materials 277
Chapter 34 - Greetings from the President of the United States 277
Chapter 35 - Greetings from the National Council of Churches 278
Chapter 36 - A statement from Church World Service 281
Chapter 37 - Greetings from the Evangelical Church in Austria 283
Chapter 38 - Greetings and welcome from Schwarzenau 286
Chapter 39 - The Schwarzenau resolutions 287
Chapter 40 - In memoriam 289
Chapter 41 - God of all nations 291
Chapter 42 - At the end of our two-hundred-fiftieth year 292

Edition Notes

Copyright Status: public domain.
Copyright Evidence
- ©Brethren Press (A392309). Catalog of Copyright Entries, 1959 - Page 92.
- No renewals found in Stanford or LC databases.

Other Titles
The adventurous future: a compilation of addresses for the 250th Anniversary, with statements and resolutions
Copyright Date
1959-05-28

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
286.5
Library of Congress
BX7809 .B6

The Physical Object

Pagination
296 p.
Number of pages
296

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL5783620M
Internet Archive
AdventurousFuture
LC Control Number
59039708
OCLC/WorldCat
1196789

History

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