Jesus Takes a Side

Jesus Takes a Side

Embracing the Political Demands of the Gospel

by Jonny Rashid

Published by: MennoMedia

Imprint: Herald Press

206 Pages, 5.25 x 8.00 x 0.00 in

  • Paperback
  • 9781513810430
  • Published: May 2022

$17.99 / CAD $23.93

  • eBook
  • 9781513810454
  • Published: May 2022

$9.99 / CAD $12.99

  • Hardcover
  • 9781513810447
  • Published: May 2022

$29.99 / CAD $39.89

Jesus sides with the oppressed. Will you?

In a world divided by left and right, red and blue, many Christians have upheld a “third way” approach in pursuit of moderation, harmony, and unity. But if Christians are more concerned with divisiveness than with faithfulness, we have failed to grasp the gospel’s political demands. We do not see Jesus taking a “third way” between oppressor and oppressed. And as followers of Jesus, neither should we.

For the sake of our faith, for the sake of the least of these among us, and for Christ’s sake, Christians need to stand firmly for truth, peace, and justice. In Jesus Takes a Side, author Jonny Rashid lays out the political demands of following Jesus and offers strategies for how to engage politics practically and prophetically—even if it means taking a side.