Nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they learn war any more;
but they shall sit every man under his vine and under his fig tree, and none shall make them afraid.
-- Micah 4:3-4


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Practical Christian Socialism

Selections from Practical Christianity, An Epitome of Practical Christian Socialism by Adin Ballou, edited by Lynn Gordon Hughes

Part One: Fundamental Principles

Part Two: The Practical Christian Republic

Part Three: Education for Practical Christianity