Martyrdom and the Suffering of the Righteous

Author / Brand: Paul R. Hinlicky, R. David Nelson


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 Edited by Paul R. Hinlicky and R. David Nelson

Papers Delivered at the 2015 Theological Conference

Sponsored and Supported by the North American Lutheran Church
August 11-12, 2015

at the Hyatt Regency, Dallas Fort Worth International Airport, Texas



Paul R. Hinlicky and R. David Nelson

A Liturgical Prologue: The Song of the Martyrs

Amy C. Schifrin, STS

“You Shall Be My Witnesses”:
The Witness Tradition in Acts, John, Revelation and Paul

Judy Stack-Nelson

The First Martyrs of the Reformation

Hans Wiersma

A Martyr for What Cause?
Reconsidering “Bonhoeffer and the Jews”

Michael P. DeJonge

The Theology of the Martyrs

Paul R. Hinlicky

Suffering and Martyrdom – Obligation or Choice?
The Stories of Gudina Tumsa and Tsehay Tolessa

Lensa Gudina

Muslim Persecution of Christians: Past and Present

Raymond Ibrahim

Paper, 156 pages, $13.00 + postage.