Publisher description for The kingdom of God is within you / Leo Tolstoy.
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The soul-searching book that inspired Gandhi to embrace the concept of passive resistance, Tolstoy's 1894 polemic clearly outlines a radical, well-reasoned revision of traditional Christian thinking. The revered Russian novelist and political thinker denounces violent revolution, calling upon readers to rely upon their inner divinity for the strength to effect social change.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Christianity -- Essence, genius, nature.
Christianity -- Controversial literature.
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Government, Resistance to -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.