Christ at the Checkpoint: Theology in the Service of Justice by Paul Alexander PDF

By Paul Alexander

ISBN-10: 1498259693

ISBN-13: 9781498259699

ISBN-10: 1610972309

ISBN-13: 9781610972307

What does the evangelical church in Palestine take into consideration the land, the top occasions, the Holocaust, peace within the center East, loving enemies, Christian Zionism, the nation of Israel, and the chances of a Palestinian kingdom? For the 1st time ever, Palestinian evangelicals besides evangelicals from the us and Europe have converged to discover those and different an important subject matters. even supposing Jews, Muslims, and Christians from various traditions have participated in discussions and paintings concerning Israel and Palestine, this ebook provides theological, biblical, and political views and arguments from Palestinian evangelicals who're praying, hoping, and dealing for a simply peace for either Israelis and Palestinians.

"Few foreign matters are extra pressing than a simply payment of the Israeli-Palestinian clash. And few concerns divide evangelicals so seriously. this is often a huge ebook the place key evangelical students with differing perspectives discussion respectfully and punctiliously approximately critical disagreements. the end result clarifies tricky, advanced concerns and issues the best way towards a simply solution."
--Ronald J. Sider
Professor of Theology, Palmer Theological Seminary, jap University
President, Evangelicals for Social Action

Paul Alexander is Professor of Christian Ethics and Public coverage at Palmer Theological Seminary of japanese college and Director of Public coverage at Evangelicals for Social motion in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania. His books comprise Peace to struggle: moving Allegiances within the Assemblies of God (2009) and Pentecostals and Peacemaking: historical past, Theology, and the twenty first Century (forthcoming, 2012).

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