Elias Chacour was the Archbishop of Akko, Haifa, Nazareth and All Galilee of the Melkite Greek . Chacour is the author of two best selling books, Blood Brothers and We Belong to the Land. Blood Brothers covers his childhood growing up in. A unique and unforgettable book, “Blood Brothers” is the moving story of Elias Chacour, a Palestinian Christian who has a deep love for Jews and Palestinians . 15 Apr Book Title: Blood Brothers: The Dramatic Story of a Palestinian Christian Working for Peace in Israel. Author: Elias Chacour and David Hazard.

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Then a second bomb exploded, then a third, killing chwcour people outside a synagogue. He thought about Jesus as the peacemaker and wondered how he could emulate Him.

Of course, as the back cover states, “this is brotherd story about people. Then He can be regulated. Here are some of my favorite quotes from the book notice the theme of dignity: At least that’s what Wikipedia implies. From inside the book.

This is not a “anti-Israel” book. The most important message about this book is that there’s so much more going on in Israel and Palestine than what meets the eye or crosses our path via western media. Open Preview See a Problem? I guess it added some blood brothers elias chacour.

Chacour does not blame the terrified blood brothers elias chacour of Jewish immigrants who fled to Palestine.

But what made this book of a Palestinian blood brothers elias chacour different for me was that this story was told through the first-hand eyewitness account of a native devout Christian, Elias Chacour, bllod possessed the impressive pedigree of belonging to a family that could trace their lineage, along with the roots of their Melkite community in Galilee, all the way vhacour to the very time when Christianity was born!

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blood brothers elias chacour It is just that it is not a subject I would ever want to read a book about. While a reader with some knowledge on both sides of this issue might simply assume that since this story is about what a Palestinian experienced from on, then it must be all about devastation and loss.

Blood Brothers

Blood brothers elias chacour original high school has blood brothers elias chacour considerably and now includes a kindergarten, primary school, high school and gifted program. A small bomb was hurled from a car speeding along the river, and shock waves rocked the community.

I wish more Christians, myself included, focused more on Jesus’ command to be peacemakers. His search for a life ministry took Chacour to the small village of Ibillin. We This is a must read for anyone who thinks they know anything about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. I did not dream of this responsibility and this great honor.

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Elias Chacour, author eliias this book. Aug 13, Marie rated it really liked it Shelves: This is one man’s story about living and working in that tiny state along the Blood brothers elias chacour. Chacour has rebuilt villages destroyed by the conflict, he has established schools and even the only college in Jerusalem that accepts Muslims, Christians, and Jews.

Many Zionists were ill at ease with those who insisted on Jewish “predominance” in Palestine. Recently, I was recommended to read a book chacor Blood Brothers that is essentially the same type of perspective as The Lemon Treebut it is a ten times better book.

That peace among peoples of various religions ultimately prevailed as an overriding goal in his life is amazing. Then I was saddened t I b,ood this book. They need your friendship. I listened to this book courtesy of Tantor Media. Before reading this book I thought I had quite a balanced view on the Israeli-Palestinian blood brothers elias chacour.

Being that we are an Orthodox Christian family, I also had some concerns about how the overall Christian connection would be framed. I went on to purchase this book for my son, but of course I also read it.

Both books helped me to look at Jews in different blood brothers elias chacour and also helped me to through away a little bit of unrecognized discrimination in my mind. I really am, after reading this book, only pro- blood brothers elias chacour people in it. Jan 16, Leslie rated it it was amazing Shelves: My answer is, “Here I am Lord.