Independent Publishers Group Logo

Sign up today...
for featured pop culture and science reads, books for kids and teens,special offers, bestsellers, and more, in your inbox!

Select topics of interest:
Christianity and Social Order
Christianity and Social Order

Christianity and Social Order


128 Pages, 5 x 8

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $14.95 (US $14.95) (CA $16.95)

Publication Date: January 1976

ISBN 9780856830259

Rights: US & CA

Shepheard-Walwyn Publishers (Jan 1976)

Price: $14.95


This text asserts that it is the role of the Church to provide the teaching and enunciation of principle upon which the moral foundations of society rests. It is for people of goodwill, inspired by these ideals, to formulate practical policies to carry them into effect.


“Its arguments are just as relevant today; we can only regret that we have made so little progress in the directions Temple prophetically indicated.” —Third Way

“A key piece of writing in Christianity this century, no book has yet replaced it.” —Professor Ronald Preston

Author Biography

William Temple was Archbishop of Canterbury from 1942 until his death in 1944. He was a philosopher of religion, an interpreter of Christianity for the general public, and one who argued from Christian principles to find solutions to contemporary problems.