Teaching Peace — A Bibliography


Lesson Plans

Books and Articles

  • Augsburger, Myron S. Pilgrim Aflame. Scottdale, PA: Herald Press, 1967.
  • Bailey, Wilma Ann. “You Shall Not Kill” or “You Shall Not Murder”? The Assault on a Biblical Text. Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 2005.
  • Bigger, Darold. “Recovering Peace After Tragedy.” Journal of Adventist Education. Feb/Mar 2008, pp. 41-43. http://circle.adventist.org/files/jae/en/jae200870034103.pdf
  • Blaich, Roland. “Religion under National Socialism: The Case of the German Adventist Church.” Central European History, vol. 26, no. 3, 1993, pp. 255–280., doi:10.1017/S0008938900009134.
  • Brock, Peter, ed. Liberty and Conscience: A Documentary History of the Experiences of Conscientious Objectors in America Through the Civil War. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002.
  • Bussey, Barry W. “Humbug! Seventh-day Adventist Conscientious Objectors in WWII Standing Before the Mobilization Board.” Diversity– Volume 9:3 Summer 2012. http://www.ohrc.on.ca/en/creed-freedom-religion-and-human-rights-special-issue-diversity-magazine-volume-93-summer-2012/humbug-seventh-day-adventist-conscientious-objectors-wwii-standing-mobilization#_edn8
  • __________, ed. Should I Fight? Essays on Conscientious Objection and the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Belleville, ON: Guardian Books, 2011.
  • Butler, Joy. “Keeping Girls Safe: Educating for Peace Through Social Justice.” Journal of Adventist Education. Feb/Mar 2008, pp. 44-45. http://circle.adventist.org/files/jae/en/jae200870034402.pdf
  • Chernus, Ira. American Nonviolence: The History of an Idea. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2004.
  • Crosby, Gregory and Gene Church. The Birth of Hacksaw Ridge: How It All Began. N.p.: Longitude Entertainment Publications, 2017.
  • Del Duca, Rosa. Breaking Cadence: One Woman’s War Against the War. Portland, OR: Ooligan Press, 2019.
  • Driedger, Leo and Donald B. Kraybill. Mennonite Peacemaking: From Quietism to Activism. Scottdale, PA: Herald Press, 1994.
  • Emmerson, W. L. The Reformation and the Advent Movement. Washington, DC: Review and Herald, 1983.
  • Esperante, Raúl. “Is religion a cause for violence?,” Dialogue 30:3 (2018/3): 20-23. https://dialogue.adventist.org/3080/is-religion-a-cause-for-violence
  • Haloviak, Kendra. “Peacemaking and the Apocalypse.” Journal of Adventist Education. Feb/Mar 2008, pp. 32-36. http://circle.adventist.org/files/jae/en/jae200870033205.pdf
  • Hartlapp, Johannes, “Military Service–a Comparative Study Between the New Testament Teaching and the Attitude of German Adventists” (1993). Master’s Theses. 40. https://digitalcommons.andrews.edu/theses/40</a
  • Harwood, Ginger Hanks. “‘Conscientiously Opposed to Bearing Arms’: Seventh-day Adventists and the ‘Faith of Jesus.'” Journal of Adventist Education. Feb/Mar 2008, pp. 4-10. http://circle.adventist.org/files/jae/en/jae200870030407.pdf
  • Hasel, Frank M., Barna Magyarosi, and Stefan Hoschele, eds. Adventists and Military Service: Biblical, Historical, and Ethical Perspectives. Madrid, Spain: Safeliz, 2019.
  • Herndon, Booton. Redemption At Hacksaw Ridge: The Gripping True Story That Inspired The Movie. Expanded edition. Coldwater, MI: Remnant Publications, 2016.
  • Höschele, Stefan. “Living in a World of War and Violence: What Should a Christian Do?” Dialogue 20:1 (2008/1): 5-7. https://dialogue.adventist.org/1509/living-in-a-world-of-war-and-violence-what-should-a-christian-do
  • Hunter, Tiffany J. “Creating a Culture of Peace in the Elementary Classroom.” Journal of Adventist Education. February/March 2008, pp. 20-25. http://circle.adventist.org/files/jae/en/jae200870032006.pdf
  • Kern Road Mennonite Church Peace and Justice Committee. Redefining Duty: Stories of Alternative Service in the Name of Christ, 1942-70. South Bend, IN: Kern Road Mennonite Church, 2010.
  • Lantieri, Linda and Janet Patti. Waging Peace in Our Schools. Boston: Beacon Press, 1996.
  • Lawson, Ronald. “Onward Christian Soldiers? Seventh-day Adventists and the Issue of Military Service.” Review of Religious Research, Vol. 37, No. 3 (Mar 1996): 193-217. https://ronaldlawsonnet.files.wordpress.com/2018/02/4.pdf 
  • Meagher, Robert Emmet. Killing from the Inside Out: Moral Injury and Just War. Eugene, OR: Wipf and Stock, Cascade Books: 2014.
  • Miller, Keith Graber, ed. Prophetic Peacemaking: Selective Writings of J. R. Burkholder. Scottdale, PA: Herald Press, 2010.
  • Mole, Robert L. and Dale M. Mole. For God & Country: Operation Whitecoat: 1954-1973.Brushton, NY: TEACH Services, Inc., 1998.
  • Morales-Gudmundsson, Lourdes E. “Why Teach About Peace?” Journal of Adventist Education. Feb/Mar 2008, p. 3. http://circle.adventist.org/files/jae/en/jae200870030301.pdf
  • Morgan, Douglas. “The Beginnings of a Peace Church: Eschatology, Ethics, and Expedience in Seventh-day Adventist Responses to the Civil War.” Andrews University Seminary Studies.45, No. 1 (2007) 35-43. http://digitalcommons.andrews.edu/auss/vol45/iss1/3/
  • __________, ed. “Between Pacifism and Patriotism: Helping Students Think About Military Options.” Journal of Adventist Education. Summer 2003, 16-27. http://circle.adventist.org/files/jae/en/jae200365051612.pdf
  • __________. “Peacemaking: Exploring Adventism’s Roots and Heritage.” Dialogue. Volume 20, No. 1 (pp. 8-10, 22). https://dialogue.adventist.org/1517/peacemaking-exploring-adventisms-roots-and-heritage
  • __________, ed. The Peacemaking Remnant: Essays and Historical Documents. Silver Spring, MD: Adventist Peace Fellowship, 2005.
  • Peters, David. Post-Traumatic God: How the Church Cares for People Who Have Been to Hell and Back. New York: Morehouse Publishing, 2016.
  • Roth, John D. Choosing Against War: A Christian View. Intercourse, PA: Good Books, 2002.
  • Schlabach, Theron F. and Richard T. Hughes. Proclaim Peace: Christian Pacifism from Unexpected Quarters. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1997.
  • Scriven, Charles. The Promise of Peace. Nampa, ID: Pacific Press, 2009.
  • Seventh-day Adventists and Civil Government. Washington, DC: National Service Organization, 1940.
  • Sider, Ronald J., ed. The Early Church on Killing. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic, 2012.
  • Stenbakken, Richard. “Teaching Points for Students.” Journal of Adventist Education. Summer 2003, pp. 24-25. http://circle.adventist.org/files/jae/en/jae200365051612.pdf
  • Stoltzfus, Duane C. S. Pacifists in Chains: The Persecution of Hutterites During the Great War. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013.
  • Thompson, Jonathan A. The Enduring Legacy of Ellen G. White and Social Justice. Nampa, ID: Pacific Press, 2017.
  • Trzyna, Thomas. Blessed are the Pacifists: The Beatitudes an Just War Theory. Scottdale, PA: Herald Press, 2006.
  • Wilcox, Francis M. Seventh-day Adventists in Time of War. Washington, DC: Review and Herald, 1936. http://documents.adventistarchives.org/Books/ITOW1936.pdf
  • Wood, David. What Have We Done: The Moral Injury of Our Longest War. New York: Little, Brown and Co., 2016.
  • Wood, Houston. Invitation to Peace Studies. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016
  • Yoder, John Howard. The Christian Witness to the State. Scottdale, PA: Herald Press, 1964.