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By Josiah Muster,W. Marshall Johnston,Daniel J. Crosby

A risky Mind is a party of the guidelines and impact of Delbert L. Wiens. It includes tributes to him, essays encouraged via him, and a few of his unpublished works. This attempt has been introduced jointly via his scholars, colleagues, and associates on the 50th anniversary of the book of his "New Wineskins for previous Wine," which was hoping to lead the Mennonite Brethren as they confronted the demanding situations of modernity--it has confirmed beneficial for different denominations dealing with related transitions. This yr additionally marks the 60th anniversary of Delbert's origin of the Mennonite project in Vietnam. as well as celebrating his principles and impact via our writing, we've got additionally endeavored to seize the spirit of his paintings via paintings illustrating every one component of this quantity.

"A harmful Mind is an engaging selection of essays. Wiens' prophetic witness endures, an affront to modernist complicity within the modern church. The publication rehabilitates Mennonite Brethren particularity--a tale of discipleship, neighborhood, and peacemaking for Christ and his country. Wiens' new wine comes from outdated vines rooted within the radical reformation of Simons."
--Kevin S. Reimer, PhD, university of schooling, college of California, Irvine

"Delbert Wiens's 'New Wineskins for outdated Wine' made a deep impact on Mennonite Brethren in Canada. It used to be the sixties and a 'Yale heretic' turned a well-liked Mennonite voice, not easy MB's bland adherence to primary evangelicalism, and pushing for an important spiritual id. Wiens took his arguments extra in the course of his 1967 Canadian lecture travel with The previous Wine, Will It Sour? Now, with this wonderful Festschrift, we get an entire portrait of the existence and regarded this playful yet critical iconoclast."
--Paul Tiessen, Professor Emeritus, English/Film reviews, Wilfrid Laurier University

Delbert L. Wiens used to be Professor of Humanities at Fresno Pacific collage for nearly thirty years. He released "New Wineskins for previous Wine" in 1965.

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