The God You Have: Politics and the First Commandment (Paperback)

Politics and the First Commandment

By Patrick D. Miller, Jr.

Augsburg Fortress Publishing, 9780800636623, 81pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2004



In this bracing call to serious thought, esteemed biblical theologian Patrick Miller looks to the First Commandment in the fight against a kind of political misappropriation theological themes for political ends--"the coalescence of God and country, the takeover of the language of faith in the speech of politics, and the confusion of loyalty with obedience."