Lazarus, come forth! : how Jesus confronts the culture of death and invites us into the new life of peace
|Format:||Print Book 2011|
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Lazarus, Come Forth!
ContentsThe kingdom of God is life
"I give them eternal life and they shall never perish"
"Now a man was ill"
"I am the resurrection and the life"
"And Jesus wept"
"Jesus approached the tomb"
The first commandment : "Take away the stone!"
"By now there will be a stench!" : resisting the nonviolent Jesus
Jesus' prayer of gratitude
The second commandment : "Lazarus come forth!"
The third commandment : "Unbind him and let him go free!"
Serving the God of life instead of the culture of death
Ben Salmon, Dorothy Stang, and Oscar Romero : three Christians who fulfilled Jesus' commandments
The plot to kill the nonviolent Jesus
Washing each other's feet
The resurrection of the nonviolent Jesus.
Raising of Lazarus (Miracle)
Nonviolence -- Biblical teaching.
|Publisher|| Maryknoll, N.Y. :Orbis Books,2011
179 pages ; 21 cm