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By Mae Elise Cannon,Daniel Roth,Aziz Abu Sarah

A Land packed with God supplies American Christians a chance to advertise peace and justice within the Israeli-Palestinian clash. It indicates them how one can comprehend the enmity with short, digestible, and accomplished essays in regards to the historic, political, non secular, and geographical tensions that experience ended in a number of the dynamics we see at the present time. all of the whereas, A Land packed with God walks readers via a biblical viewpoint of God's center for Israel and the historical pain of the Jewish humans, whereas additionally last delicate to the event and ache of Palestinians. the existing wave of Christian voices are trying to find a pro-Israeli, pro-Palestinian, pro-peace, pro-justice, pro-poor, and finally pro-Jesus method of deliver 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 wonderful selection of considerate, probing essays from quite a lot of viewpoints. The writers are students, pastors, activists, theologians, all struggling--from their vigorously assorted perspectives!--to be devoted to the Prince of Peace. a great learn that may depart you far better built to appreciate both sides and as a result 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 heart East Peace (CMEP); writer of the award winning Social Justice Handbook and different books on spirituality and justice. Cannon has a number of masters levels and earned her doctorate in American historical past with the minor in center japanese experiences from the college of California--Davis, concentrating on the background of the yank Protestant church's engagement in Israel and Palestine.

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