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By Mae Elise Cannon,Daniel Roth,Aziz Abu Sarah

A Land choked with God offers American Christians a chance to advertise peace and justice within the Israeli-Palestinian clash. It indicates them tips to comprehend the enmity with short, digestible, and accomplished essays in regards to the ancient, political, non secular, and geographical tensions that experience resulted in a number of the dynamics we see this day. the entire whereas, A Land packed with God walks readers via a biblical point of view of God's middle for Israel and the ancient discomfort of the Jewish humans, whereas additionally ultimate delicate to the event and agony of Palestinians. the present wave of Christian voices are looking for a pro-Israeli, pro-Palestinian, pro-peace, pro-justice, pro-poor, and finally pro-Jesus method of convey solution to the conflict.

With contributions from:

Andrea Smith
Bill Hybels
Bob Roberts
Carolyn Custis James
Clayborne Carson
Dale Hanson Bourke
Darrell Bock
David Anderson
David Gushee
David Neff
Desmond Tutu
Donald M. Lewis
Eugene Cho
Jerry White
Jim Wallis
Joel Hunter
John E Phelan, Jr.
John Kerry
John M. Perkins
Judith Rood
Lynne Hybels
Michael Brown
Paul Alexander
Pope Francis
Rich Nathan
Shane Claiborne
Susan Michael
Tony Campolo
Tony Maalouf

"If you care approximately peace and justice within the land the place Jesus lived and died, then learn this glorious selection of considerate, probing essays from a variety of viewpoints. The writers are students, pastors, activists, theologians, all struggling--from their vigorously diversified perspectives!--to be devoted to the Prince of Peace. a very good learn that might go away you far better outfitted to appreciate both sides and consequently paintings extra successfully for simply reconciliation within the Holy Land."
--Ron Sider, President emeritus, Evangelicals for Social Action

Rev. Dr. Mae Elise Cannon is the administrative director of church buildings for center East Peace (CMEP); writer of the award winning Social Justice Handbook and different books on spirituality and justice. Cannon has numerous masters levels and earned her doctorate in American historical past with the minor in center japanese reviews from the collage of California--Davis, targeting the heritage of the yank Protestant church's engagement in Israel and Palestine.

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