• David J Hamstra Andrews University



Historiografia, providencialismo, Adventismo do sétimo dia, teopolítica, Donald Trump


Da sequência apocalíptica de reinos e da narrativa da loucura de Nabucodonosor em Daniel, Ellen White desenvolveu um conto de conflito cósmico de julgamento divino na história humana: O caráter de Deus é revelado através dos princípios morais de governo pelos quais ele julga as nações. Esboçando sobre os oráculos proféticos do Antigo Testamento, Steven J. Keillor aponta o julgamento divino na história dos EUA, não apenas em eventos calamitosos, mas também em processos históricos que peneiraram os justos dentre os injustos. A eleição presidencial dos EUA em 2016 e seus resultados servem a ambos padrões de julgamento divino, produzindo a conclusão provisória de trabalho de que eles foram a culminação de um julgamento penoso que humilhou e revelou defeitos morais nas facções de direita, centro e esquerda da política americana. Em resposta a um sentimento de estar sob julgamento divino, os cristãos americanos devem ser ensinados a alinhar sua lealdade política a Deus, em vez de facções políticas, a fim de formar um caráter apto a governar com Cristo na era futura


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HAMSTRA, D. J. UM JULGAMENTO DE DEUS? UMA HISTÓRIA MORAL DAS CAMPANHAS ELEITORAIS DE 2016 PARA A PRESIDÊNCIA DOS ESTADOS UNIDOS. Kerygma, Engenheiro coelho (SP), v. 14, n. 02, p. 55–75, 2020. DOI: 10.19141/1809-2454.kerygma.v14.n02.p55-75. Disponível em: Acesso em: 3 mar. 2024.