A Theological Account of Nat Turner

Christianity, Violence, and Theology

  • Authors
  • Karl¬†W.¬†Lampley

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Karl W. Lampley
    Pages 1-19
  3. Karl W. Lampley
    Pages 21-38
  4. Karl W. Lampley
    Pages 39-69
  5. Karl W. Lampley
    Pages 71-90
  6. Karl W. Lampley
    Pages 91-122
  7. Karl W. Lampley
    Pages 123-158
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 159-196

About this book


In this unique volume, Lampley analyzes the theology of Nat Turner's violent slave rebellion in juxtaposition with Old Testament views of prophetic violence and Jesus' politics of violence in the New Testament and in consideration of the history of Christian violence and the violence embedded in traditional Christian theology.


Christian theology Christianity Jesus New Testament theology Tradition

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137322968
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Religion & Philosophy Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-45923-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-32296-8
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