10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «COWARDLINESS»
Discover the use of cowardliness
in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to cowardliness
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Eighteen Upbuilding Discourses
God did not give us a spirit of cowardliness but a spirit of power and of love and
of self-control. (2 Timothy 1:7) Kierkegaard places these words of Paul at the
head of his discourse "Against Cowardliness," the third of his Four Upbuilding ...
Søren Kierkegaard, Robert L. Perkins, 2003
Eighteen Upbuilding Discourses
But in the first place, cowardliness keeps a person from acknowledging what is
the good, the truly great and noble, which ought to be the goal of his striving and
his diligence early and late. If cowardliness had to reveal itself at this point as the
Søren Kierkegaard, Howard Vincent Hong, Edna Hatlestad Hong, 1992
The Least of These: Selected Readings in Christian History
32 Therefore the fainthearted are virtuous: and consequently cowardliness is not
a sin. Objection 3: Further, “Pride is the beginning of all sin.”33 But cowardliness
does not proceed from pride, since the proud man sets himself above what he is
Kierkegaard's Romantic Legacy: Two Theories of the Self
When we are oriented toward the world, we live by the values of the world, and
so indulge in pride and cowardliness. Kierkegaard regards pride and
cowardliness as the same thing, in that we are lost to the world of temporality. In
pride we can ...
He even quoted the prophecy that foretold their cowardliness: “Smite the
shepherd, and the sheep shall be scattered” (Zechariah 13:7; Matthew 26:31)—a
prophecy which none of them understood even when He pointed it out to them.
Wisdom from the Ancient of Days
Cowardliness. See Bravery and Cowardliness Cruelty See Kindness and Cruelty
Deception See Honesty and Deception 22 Wisdom from the Ancient of Days
Courts, Lawsuits, and Trials.
Ancient Narrative Volume 8
The imagery clusters around the pole cowardliness/bravery. What is the
courageous action? The opposite of what it is for Dionysius. Though in Chariton's
episode the imagery is not markedly military, Dionysius' noble character shows
itself in ...
Gareth Schmeling, Stephen Harrison, Heinz Hofmann, Massimo Fusillo, Ruurd Nauta, Stelios Panayotakis, Costas Panayotakis (eds.)
Kierkegaard Revisited: Proceedings from the Conference ...
As the author of »Against Cowardliness« points out, cowardliness, which, insofar
as philosophy removes us from the exhortations, it claims us, is philosophy -
cowardliness always wants to deal with the important, whereas the one who is ...
Niels Jørgen Cappelørn, Jon Bartley Stewart, 1997
Why Kierkegaard Matters: A Festschrift in Honor of Robert L. ...
The discourse is aimed at highlighting the cowardly ways through which we
avoid the good—“cowardliness prevents a person from doing the good” (EUD
363) and “cowardliness prevents a person from acknowledging the good that he
Marc Alan Jolley, Edmon L. Rowell, 2010
He had felt this cowardliness and was continually trying to distort it into more self-
ennobling emotions. This was what made him so excited a champion of domestic
felicity, marital fidelity and kindred ideas. He was able to convert himself into a ...
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «COWARDLINESS»
Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term cowardliness
is used in the context of the following news items.
Pastor makes public cry to fellow clergy
Sadly, many pastors are exchanging truth for passivity, boldness for cowardliness, and conviction for comfort…they are not aflame with ... «Rockford Advocate, Jul 15»
An Open Letter to Pastors - Stand or Fall
Sadly, many pastors are exchanging truth for passivity, boldness for cowardliness, and conviction for comfort…they are not aflame with ... «Christian Post, Jul 15»
Are Christians Confusing God's Mercy With His Approval?
Many are exchanging truth for tolerance, boldness for balance, and conviction for cowardliness. We don't want to offend; we might lose our ... «Charisma News, Jul 15»
Letter: Re: Reflections on the Charleston Church Massacre
After reading a June 20 opinion column (“Reflections on the Charleston Church Massacre,” June 20) I was struck by the utter cowardliness of ... «Rockdale News, Jul 15»
Farmer Beaten to Death by Palestinian Illegals Identified
It it rather the INACTION, cowardliness of the top Israeli leadership that is responsible for all these cruel, unnecessary death of our citizens. «Arutz Sheva, Jun 15»
KPK fights law revision
“This cowardliness must stop [...] How else to explain that, throughout the 13 years since the KPK Law was passed, all [KPK] leaders have been ... «Jakarta Post, Jun 15»
Truths, Not Opinions
Self-inflected cowardliness will open the abyss of grave immorality. True Americans must refuse the ruling to normalize Sodom and Gomorrah in America, and ... «The Stokes News, Jun 15»
The Coward's Guide to History
... that Americans were using “massive air strikes... to conceal... the fear, cowardliness, and the absence of combat spirit among US soldiers. «Foreign Affairs, Jun 15»
Letters to the editor: June 20
I am very sorry about the senseless, violent act of cowardliness that was thrust upon the Charleston, South Carolina, community in the killings of ... «Journal and Courier, Jun 15»
Darwin driver pleads guilty to hit-and-run death of Jack Sultan-Page
"His cowardliness in not stopping leaves a feeling of disgust," Mr Maley said. "Even though he was not physically the cause of the accident ... he ... «ABC Online, Jun 15»