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By John Dear | Comments: ( 328 ) | Date: ( May 31, 2020 )

Jesus the Rebel explores the radical life and teaching of Jesus of Nazareth and shows how his witness speaks directly to our contemporary world of violence, war, poverty, and nuclear weaponry As John Dear ponders Jesus call to discipleship, he shares his own journey of Gospel peacemaking In jails, soup kitchens, shelters, and war zones, Jesus the bearer of God s Peace anJesus the Rebel explores the radical life and teaching of Jesus of Nazareth and shows how his witness speaks directly to our contemporary world of violence, war, poverty, and nuclear weaponry As John Dear ponders Jesus call to discipleship, he shares his own journey of Gospel peacemaking In jails, soup kitchens, shelters, and war zones, Jesus the bearer of God s Peace and Justice is reborn and invites us to be transformed in our homes, workplaces, churches, communities, and hearts.


  • Title: Jesus the Rebel: Bearer of God's Peace and Justice
  • Author: John Dear
  • ISBN: 9781580510738
  • Page: 224
  • Format: Paperback

About Author:

John Dear

Father John Dear The Society of Jesus is an internationally known voice for peace and nonviolence A Jesuit priest, pastor, peacemaker, organizer, lecturer, and retreat leader, he is the author editor of 30 books, including his autobiography, A Persistent Peace In 2008, John was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize by Archbishop Desmond Tutu.From 1998 until December 2000, he served as the executive director of the Fellowship of Reconciliation, the largest interfaith peace organization in the United States.After the September 11th, 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center, John served as a Red Cross Chaplain, and became one of the coordinators of the chaplain program at the Family Assistance Center He worked with some 1,500 family members who lost loved ones, as well as hundreds of firefighters and police officers, while at the same time, he spoke out against the U.S bombing of Afghanistan.From 2002 2004, he served as pastor of several parishes in northeastern New Mexico He co founded Pax Christi New Mexico and works on a nonviolent campaign to disarm Los Alamos These days, he lectures to tens of thousands of people each year in churches and schools across the country and the world He also writes a weekly column for the National Catholic Reporter at ncrcafe.A longtime practitioner and teacher of nonviolence, John has written hundreds of articles and given thousands of talks on nonviolence John has two masters degrees in theology from the Graduate Theological Union in California BIO EXCERPT FROM johndear



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