Living Gently in a Violent World: The Prophetic Witness of Weakness

Living Gently in a Violent World

By Stanley Hauerwas and Jean Vanier. Explores the contours of a countercultural community that embodies a different way of being and witnesses to a new order―one marked by radical forms of gentleness, peacemaking, and faithfulness. The authors’ explorations shed light on what it means to be human and how to live. Offers a synergy of ideas that could lead the church to a fresh practicing of peace, love and friendship. The expanded edition includes a study guide for individual reflection or group discussion. Read more.