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Sojourners Magazine: September 1982

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Can the children of Isaac and Ishmael live together in peace?
The peace movement in Israel.
And about the ninth hour Jesus cried with a loud voice: "Eli, Eli, lama sabach-tha'ni?", that is, "My God, my God, why hast Thou forsaken me?" (Matthew 27:46)
The potential for World War III in the Middle East.


An excerpt from the memoirs of James H. Cone (1936-2018).


Dawn. We begin our trek to merge ourselves with the thousands of other cars converging on the tunnels and bridges that lead into New York.
This past May I had the opportunity to visit the Holy Land for a week.
The following is taken from a sermon drawing from 2 Corinthians 4:1-15 and preached on June 13, 1982.
The Argentine takeover of the Malvinas (the Falkland Islands)


Awakened. The sound on the porch sings. God weans the body and then pulls back The whole night and long time through, For the health of day and its children.