«Violence and the Kingdom» is a history of the interpretation of perhaps the most enigmatic of the sayings of Jesus - Matthew 11:12 - from the times of the Fathers to the present day; together with an analysis of the difficulties and an attempt at a solution.
Contents: The history of the interpretation of Matthew 11:12 - Chapters on the Fathers, the Middle Ages, the 16-18th. centuries,
the 19th. century, and the 20th. century - Followed by an attempt at a solution of the verse's problems.