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. 1 May Blood Brothers by Elias Chacour, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. 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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Even though his family’s lives were torn leias by the Israeli Zionists, he does not hate them. And everyone has a television. She told how she witnessed her teenage cousin being shot through the head after he picked up a rock in response to Israel soldier taunts.

Retrieved 22 October Elias became a priest and decided that he was going to forgive the Zionists for what they did to his family. You can see start of it at http: David Hazard is the director of Ascent, an author, a publishing consultant, and a writing and creativity bbrothers.

Upon their arrival in Palestine they were indoctrinated against their so-called new enemy: Jul 21, Dawn rated it it was amazing. Two thousand years after Jesus walked the Galilean hills, [Chacour] and others like him still wrestle–by deep necessity–with what it means to love our enemies and be peacemakers in a broken world.


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The point of reading this for the English class is to show how one person can make a difference; it makes that point pretty well. Blood Brothers covers his childhood growing up in the town of Biram, his development into a young man, and his early years as a priest in Ibillin.

As he recounts his life story, he combines the history of Christianity in the Middle East with a new perspecitve on Bible prophecy and the Zionist movement. Thanks for telling us about the problem. I was introduced to this book several years ago, when my children were still small and Brotherz wanted to find a way to introduce them to this matter but felt that the books I had read on it were too grim to share.

It can get boring at times and you will lose interest. The chapters seemed to stretch on until there was there was a brief awasis of chacur and faster reading. The Edge of Lost.

An advocate of non-violenceChacour travels often between the Middle East and other countries around the world. In the company of all your close as well as extended relatives, your home’s setting is surrounded by where Jesus was born and raised, where He ministered, performed miracles, died and was resurrected.

You can remove the unavailable item s now or we’ll automatically remove it at Checkout. Even after the tension began thawing, enemies still existed. What behind-the-scenes politics touched off the turmoil in the Middle East?


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I would like to build a link to this site blooe yours. Given the Palestinian apartheid and unfair treatment they have received, it’s understandable why they would want to protest. Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions x x He attended a boarding school in Haifa and then a high school in Nazareth. Elias Chacour, author of this book.

We must forgive those who have made themselves our enemies for that is what Jesus did. He has dedicated his life to bringing Jews, Christians, and Muslims together Through it all, Elias’ commitment to peace through elas principles of the Sermon on the Mount, gives hope in the midst of all the hopelessness.

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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Elias Chacour is just a small boy, when b,ood family had close relationships with Jews in his community. Today, Chacour is retired under the charges of sexual harassment and mismanagement.

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