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Published by Tyndale House Publishers .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sociology,
  • Religion,
  • Criminal justice, Administration of,
  • Restorative justice,
  • Christian Life - Social Issues,
  • Christianity - Christian Life - Social Issues,
  • Criminology,
  • Penology,
  • Criminal justice, Administrati,
  • Christian Life - General,
  • Christianity - Christian Life - General

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8238882M
ISBN 100842352457
ISBN 109780842352451

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The book showcases Colson at his best, including personal stories, historical study, and shocking statistics. Bottom line: only a system that is based on a biblical worldview, a system that restores both the offender and the offended, will have any lasting success. This authoritative work is Colson's legacy statement about criminal justice.4/5(39).   Chuck Colson shows why the prevailing systems of criminal justice simply don't work. The book showcases Colson at his best, including personal stories, historical study, and shocking statistics. Bottom line: only a system that is based on a biblical worldview, a system that restores both the offender and the offended, will have any lasting success.5/5(5). The book showcases Colson at his best, including personal stories, historical study, and shocking statistics. Bottom line: only a system that is based on a biblical worldview, a system that restores both the offender and the offended, will have any lasting success. This authoritative work is Colson's legacy statement about criminal justice. Rethinking Incarceration: Advocating for Justice That Restores. The United States has 5 percent of the world’s population but 25 percent of the world’s incarcerated. We have more people locked up in jails, prisons, and detention centers than any other country in the history of the world.

Title: Rethinking Incarceration: Advocating for Justice That Restores By: Dominique DuBois Gilliard Format: Paperback Number of Pages: Vendor: InterVarsity Press Publication Date: Dimensions: X (inches) Weight: 10 ounces ISBN: 5/5(1). This book provides detailed context, the ways in which our current justice system is dramatically flawed, how the church’s theology is connected to mass incarceration, what the Bible says about justice, and how the church can lead a movement of restorative justice/5(). Justice That Restores, Charles W. Colson, Wheaton: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., ; pages.. by Wayne Northey. Charles Colson explains that the seeds for this book were sewn while preparing for a series of lectures on criminal justice in England. This book is a must read if you want to challenge your paradigm. Well at least anyone that has paradigms like me: middle class, evangelical, cares about biblical justice, doesn't want to be blinded to social injustices. This book helped me see just how much I don't see. The incarceration and racism issues in American society have a draw for me/5(70).

  Justice That Restores (Tyndale). Product description: America’s justice system is broken. Offenders repeat and return to jail. Chuck Colson shows why the prevailing systems of criminal justice simply don’t work. The book showcases Colson at his best, including personal stories, historical study, and shocking statistics. Restorative justice both heals the hurts caused by crime, and helps to heal the criminals of their desire to commit crime (transformation). In the end, only restorative justice will succeed as a criminal justice system. And only the Judeo-Christian mindset will accomplish restorative justice. Justice That Restores () by Charles ColsonBrand: Tyndale House. Gilliard then shows how Christians can pursue justice that restores and reconciles, offering creative solutions and highlighting innovative interventions. God's justice is ultimately restorative, not just punitive. Discover how Christians can participate in the restoration and . Additional Physical Format: Online version: Colson, Charles W. Justice that restores. Leicester: Inter-Varsity Press, (OCoLC) Document Type.