A Biblical View of Law and Justice: Christian Perspectives on Law
The Bible was not written as a handbook for lawyers, politicians, and civil servants setting out a theology of human law. Its concern is with the dealings of God with human beings and of human beings with God. A Biblical View Of Law and Justice seeks to wrestle with the biblical message of justice, giving lawyers, civil servants, and politicians a renewed vision and understanding of the potential of their work in the post-Christendom world.
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- Explores the biblical approach to law and justice
- Gives a systematic account of a biblical view of human laws
- Addresses the relationship between law and justice in Christian thought
Praise for the Print Edition
David McIlroy has written an intelligent and practical analysis of a biblical view of law and justice, and how it applies to the individual, the state, and the church.
—Mike Gammil, pastor, Houston, Texas
- Title: A Biblical View of Law and Justice: Christian Perspectives on Law
- Author: David McIlroy
- Publisher: Paternoster Press
- Publication Date: 2004
- Pages: 272
About David McIlroy
David McIlroy is a practicing attorney in London where he specializes in banking law, insolvency law, and employment law. He is also a visiting lecturer in law at the University of London.