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People, Look East!

Advent and Christmas Reflections on the Middle East Week 1 Jimmy Carter and Simeon: What ‘Consolation’ for Israel and Palestine Today?, Rev. Dr. Chris Iosso A Perspective on Peace: Is There Shalom in the Land?, Marietta Macy Rev. Dr. J. … Continue reading

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Burning Frankincense in Iran

“In the time of King Herod, after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea, wise men from the East came to Jerusalem, asking, ‘Where is the child who has been born king of the Jews? For we observed his star … Continue reading

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A 2014 Christmas Letter

Prayers for for Jerusalem, Gaza, Israel, the Greater Middle East…Iran….Pakistan… Cuba…North Korea…Nigeria…and our trouble spots in the US. This is not an article exactly, but nor is it a digital Christmas card. Let’s call it a Christmas letter. We do … Continue reading

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ACSWP Update – Salt & Light December 2013

RISKING FOR PEACE AT CHRISTMAS, NEWS FROM ACSWP, NEW THINKING AT UNBOUND, AND THE ROAD TO GENERAL ASSEMBLY This is the bimonthly newsletter of the Advisory Committee on Social Witness Policy (ACSWP, often pronounced A-cee-swap), the body that serves the … Continue reading

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