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Living without enemies : being present in the midst of violence / Samuel Wells & Marcia A. Owen.

Author/creator Wells, Samuel, 1965-
Other author/creatorOwen, Marcia A., 1955-
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoDowners Grove, IL : IVP Books, ©2011.
Description143 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Resources for reconciliation
Resources for reconciliation. ^A1120858
Contents Nazareth -- Ministry -- Silence -- Touch -- Words -- Kingdom.
Abstract Marcia Owen and Samuel Wells tell the story of a community's journey into deeper dimensions of social engagement. Through prayer vigils for local victims of gun violence and friendships with both victims and offenders, Owen learned that presence was precisely the opposite of violence -- it was love. Living Without Enemies offers profound insights into what it takes to overcome powerlessness, transcend fear and engage in radical acceptance in our dangerous world.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 140).
LCCN 2011006817
ISBN9780830834563 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN0830834567 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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