To Augustine, we have two ways of acquiring justice: transcendent and immanent. Some describe imminent justice as legal justice and transcendent justice as religious justice. However, the Social Justice movement conflates the two.
Within capitalism, is exploitation necessary and unavoidable and therefore endemic to the system? Dr. Ronald Nash navigates this question with a fair trial.
Kuyper provides a Biblical answer to poverty; a nuanced position to include the collective and the individual. Poverty is neither new, nor always a result of sin, but it must be addressed by the compassionate Christian.
Every generation in the modern era has had to deal with the question of inequality. As Christians, we desire to know if Scripture is sufficient for our life and our neighbors. Does Christianity alone have the requisite solution to make progress in the so-called “Social Question?"
Are you for or against social justice? This is a question from which no one can hide. Every pastor must wrestle with it. Every church must face it. From whence did this movement come from and how far will it go?