Articles

 

The following articles provide an excellent overview of the theology and practice of peacemaking, and the multi-dimensional nature of reconciliation. 

 

JESUS-CENTERED APPROACH TO LIFE

Reconciliation as the Mission of God, a 2005 paper from 47 Christian leaders across the world Experiencing Dialogue by David W. Shenk

 

BIBLICAL HOLISM

Jesus's Comprehensive Peacemaking Plan (Part 1)
Jesus's Comprehensive Peacemaking Plan (Part 2)
Building A Both-And Church Rather Than An Either-Or Church by Rich Nathan
Just Peacemaking 
Religious Resources in Peacemaking Between Muslims and Christians by Joseph L. Cumming

 

GOD'S BLESSING FOR ALL PEOPLES

Our Call to Bless Israelis and Palestinians by Dr. David L. Johnston
7 Resolutions Against Prejudice, Hatred, and Discrimination Three Journeys by David Shenk
Human Rights in a Post 9-11 World: How Followers of Christ Relate to Muslims by Rick Love 
The Ethics of Da'wa and Evangelism: Respecting the Other and Freedom of Religion by Rick Love
The Missing Peace of Evangelical Missiology: Peacemaking and Respectful Witness by Rick Love 
A Lifelong Journey with Islam by Chawkat Moucarry
The Problem of Good by Scott Kauffmann

 

WISDOM, INTEGRITY, AND BOLDNESS IN A GLOBALIZED WORLD

Biblical Language and Military Metaphors Conversion, Respectful Witness and Freedom of Religion by Rick Love
Following Jesus in a Glocalized World by Rick Love
Christian Witness in a Multi-Religious World by the World Council of Churches, Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue, and the World Evangelical Alliance
Ethical Guidelines for Christian and Muslim Witness by the Christian Muslim Forum

 

COMMUNITIES OF RECONCILIATION

The Four Stages of Team Development by Rick Love