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Builders and Destroyers AD 300-700 Book 4 of God's Hand in History
Builders and Destroyers AD 300-700 Book 4 of God's Hand in History Author:Mary Wilson The stories told in Builders and Destroyers are of events that took place between 300 and 700 AD, yet they are timeless because they deal with the timeless fact of God's dealing with people and their response to His will. — Th people mentioned in this book are not milk-and-water saints; they were people who accepted God's will and were determined... more » to uphold their belief that God is the sovereign power in the world. Their lives were often stormy. They could be resourceful, courageous, and single-minded in defending this belief. They did not oppose any ruler of their day because of political or economic issues, but because they held that there is but one God and one law that applies to rulers and ruled alike. They did not accept the claim that public morality and private morality are two different things.
One meets in this book the Latin Fathers of the Church; one meets Celtic wanderers, kings and emperors, bishops and barbarians, conquerors and conquered, all of whom take a part in the struggle between the "builders and destroyers" during this period of history.« less