Jesus Radicals

Jesus Radicals is a resources for exploring the connections between anarchism and Christianity, and its meaning for faith and politics.

My first thought is that anarchy is chaos which of course would be antithetical to the teachings of Jesus and His Church. In my mind anarchy and Nihilism are synonymous. I envision people indulging in an orgy of libertine debauchery.

On the other hand the transgressions and depredations of governments are also well known.

The truth of the matter is that if everyone conducted their lives according to the example and teaching of Jesus Christ; anarchy would be the practical result because government would largely be irrelevant and chaos and Nihilism would be impossible. But that is a very big if indeed…