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Is God a Vegetarian? Christianity Vegetarianism and Animal RightsRead Very down to earth and faithful to the truths and principles of Christianity I highly recommend it Essential reading for Christians Vegan recipes too Here s a full review on "my podcast an insightful ook into biblical ethics to me the conclusions were secondary to the "podcast an insightful ook into biblical ethics to me the conclusions were secondary to the depth and rigour exercised in analysing the topic be it hermeneutical or philosophical applied historically or in the modern context of mass caged farming methodsi appreciated the fact that the writer brought in the opinions of the the modern context of mass caged farming methodsi appreciated the fact that the writer brought in the opinions of the church fathers taken into consideration this highlights the truth that vegetari Goodness vegetarianism and religion. R than ignoring or offering a iteral twentieth century interpretation of the passages the author analyzes the voices of these conflicting dietary motifs within THEIR OWN SOCIAL CONTEXTS INTERWOVEN THROUGHOUT own social contexts Interwoven throughout readings are discussions of contemporary issues such as animal testing and experimentation the fur industry raising animals in factories and the effects of meat eating on human health. An in which Young concludes that Jesus was NOT a vegetarian was really upsetting and I found uite a bit to disagree with But if you can get over this first chapter when you ook at the rest of the book it s pretty good and very skillfully argued It shows that even if Jesus wasn t a vegetarian you might want to be anywayI typically don t recommend this book to other veg Insightful Sound TheologyDon t et the title deceive you Young does an excellent job at examining what other ANIMAL THEOLOGIANS ARE CLAIMING AND PROVIDES A HISTORICAL AND theologians are claiming and provides a historical and you Young does an excellent job at examining what other animal theologians are claiming and provides a historical and approach to vegetarianism and God s view of animals One of the best animal theology books I ve. Arian diet in the Garden of Eden and the apocalyptic visions of Isaiah and John imply the restoration of a vegetarian diet However it is also clear that God permits Jesus partakes in and Paul sanctions the eating of flesh Does the Bible give any clear guidanceClose readings of key biblical texts pertaining to dietary customs vegetarianism and animal rights make up the substance of the book Rathe. Frustratingly muddled ogic that rarely made sense to me At times it almost seemed as if all the Biblical ogic was pointing against vegetarianism only to have the author scramble in the ast paragraph of each chapter to extrapolate some message have the author scramble in the ast paragraph of each chapter to extrapolate some message somehow supported the idea It was all very confusing Unconvinced Good book This is a good book As someone who has researched the historical Jesus and the early Ebionites I had already concluded that vegetarianism and rejection of animal sacrifice is a central part of the Jesus message and his first followers See my book The Lost Religion of Jesus So the first chapter Was Jesus a vegetari. Is God a Vegetarian is one of the most complete explorations of vegetarianism in the Judeo Christian tradition Young a Scenic Driving Indiana linguistics and New Testament scholar attempts to answer the uestion being asked with greater and greater freuency Are Christians morally obligated to be vegetariansMany people are confused about the apparent mixed messages within the Bible On the one hand God prescribes a veget.

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