Lazarus, come forth! : how Jesus confronts the culture of death and invites us into the new life of peace

by Dear, John, 1959-

Format: Print Book 2011
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Monroeville Public Library Non-fiction 232.955 DEAR
Location  Monroeville Public Library
 
Collection  Non-fiction
 
Call Number  232.955 DEAR
 
 
Summary
Lazarus, Come Forth!
Contents
The 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.

Additional Information
Subjects Raising of Lazarus (Miracle)
Nonviolence -- Biblical teaching.
Publisher Maryknoll, N.Y. :Orbis Books,2011
Language English
Description 179 pages ; 21 cm
ISBN 9781570759369 (pbk.)
1570759367 (pbk.)
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