Posted by: sean | December 17, 2007

Adin Ballou: Christian Non-Resistance in all its Important Bearings

Adin Ballou (1803–1890) was founder of the Hopedale Community and was a prominent promoter of pacifism, Christian socialism, and abolitionism. He was also involved with the New England Non-Resistance Society and the Universal Peace Union. He was a prolific writer and in this, his principal pacifist work, he presents the quintessential definition and description of nonresistance. If you read nothing else, read his inspiring explanation of the underlying principle of nonresistance.

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Thanks to and Tom Lock for this e-book.


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