Category Archives: Jacques Ellul

Consumption & Violence

To the ideal of high consumption and the downgrading of spiritual values corresponds a conception of injustice that centers exclusively on the problem of consumption; and equality in consumption cannot be achieved except by violence. (37) Jacques Ellul | Violence: Reflections

Consumption & Violence

To the ideal of high consumption and the downgrading of spiritual values corresponds a conception of injustice that centers exclusively on the problem of consumption; and equality in consumption cannot be achieved except by violence. (37) Jacques Ellul | Violence: Reflections

No Accord

Thus, we see, differences of temperament have an important bearing on those three positions [regarding Christians and the use of violence].  But, on the other hand, all three are alike in one basic respect.  All are what one might call

No Accord

Thus, we see, differences of temperament have an important bearing on those three positions [regarding Christians and the use of violence].  But, on the other hand, all three are alike in one basic respect.  All are what one might call