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The Resource Amish grace : how forgiveness transcended tragedy, Donald B. Kraybill, Steven M. Nolt, David L. Weaver-Zercher

Amish grace : how forgiveness transcended tragedy, Donald B. Kraybill, Steven M. Nolt, David L. Weaver-Zercher

Label
Amish grace : how forgiveness transcended tragedy
Title
Amish grace
Title remainder
how forgiveness transcended tragedy
Statement of responsibility
Donald B. Kraybill, Steven M. Nolt, David L. Weaver-Zercher
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the Amish community's intention to forgive the man who killed five Amish children at the West Nickel Mines School in Pennsylvania in 2006, discussing how the Amish concept of forgiveness has a long tradition in their religion and is part of a deeply embedded belief in pardon and reconciliation
Tone
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211866
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kraybill, Donald B
Dewey number
364.152/30974815
Index
index present
LC call number
BT795
LC item number
.K73 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • 1968-
  • 1960-
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  • Nolt, Steven M.
  • Weaver-Zercher, David
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True
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  • West Nickel Mines Amish School
  • Forgiveness of sin
  • Amish
Target audience
adult
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how forgiveness transcended tragedy
Label
Amish grace : how forgiveness transcended tragedy, Donald B. Kraybill, Steven M. Nolt, David L. Weaver-Zercher
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-221) and index
Contents
The Nickel Mines Amish -- The shooting -- The aftermath -- The surprise -- The reactions -- The habit of forgiveness -- The roots of forgiveness -- The spirituality of forgiveness -- The practice of forgiveness -- Forgiveness at Nickel Mines -- What about shunning? -- Grief, providence, and justice -- Amish grace and the rest of us
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 237 p.
Isbn
9780787997618
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2007019071
System control number
  • ocn124538787
  • (OCoLC)124538787
Label
Amish grace : how forgiveness transcended tragedy, Donald B. Kraybill, Steven M. Nolt, David L. Weaver-Zercher
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-221) and index
Contents
The Nickel Mines Amish -- The shooting -- The aftermath -- The surprise -- The reactions -- The habit of forgiveness -- The roots of forgiveness -- The spirituality of forgiveness -- The practice of forgiveness -- Forgiveness at Nickel Mines -- What about shunning? -- Grief, providence, and justice -- Amish grace and the rest of us
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 237 p.
Isbn
9780787997618
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2007019071
System control number
  • ocn124538787
  • (OCoLC)124538787

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