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Is a Just Peace Possible in Israel/Palestine?
Saturday, November 6th 2010  9AM-4:30PM
Atlanta, GA


Is a Just Peace Possible in Israel/Palestine?

Sponsored by
Joining Hands for Justice, Atlanta/Palestine Committee
Presbytery of Greater Atlanta, Peacemaking Committee

Saturday, November 6, 2010
9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Trinity Presbyterian Church of Atlanta
3003 Howell Mill Road
Atlanta, GA 30327

Cost $30.00 (includes lunch and materials)
(Scholarships available to Seminary Students)
Registration Deadline: November 3

For more information please call or email Fahed Abu-Akel
404-846-4395 or fabu-akel@peachtreepres.org


Your check is your registration: Make check to Presbytery of Greater Atlanta
Mail check to: Fahed Abu-Akel, 3434 Roswell Rd., NW, Atlanta, GA 30305-1202


Featured Speakers

Rev. Dr. Naim Ateek
Founder and President, Sabeel Ecumenical Theology Center, Jerusalem
Author, Justice and Only Justice: A Palestinian Theology of Liberation
A Palestinian Christian Cry for Reconciliation

Rev. Dr. Ronald Shive
Chair, PC(USA) Middle East Study Committee, (Report to 219th General Assembly Breaking Down the Walls); Pastor, First Presbyterian Church, Burlington, North Carolina


Workshop Leaders

These workshops are presented in the morning and repeated in the afternoon.

Nahida Gordon, "The Rights of Return"
Palestinian-American, Presbyterian Elder, Member Middle East Study Committee,
Professor, Case Western University

Rachel Sussman:" Human Rights Challenges in the West Bank& Gaza, an Israeli Perspective"; US Associate Director, B'Tselem: The Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories

Nathan Stock, Assistant Director, Conflict Resolution Program, The Carter Center
"The Carter Center at Work in the West Bank and Gaza"


Panel

Travelers to Israel/Palestine
Scott Allen, Walt/Louise Bryde, Andrea Leonard, Mardee Rightmyer
"Learning the Facts on the Ground Through Travel- Not Through the Media"



Location:
Trinity Presbyterian Church of Atlanta
3003 Howell Mill Road
Atlanta, GA
30327

Contact:

Fahed Abu-Akel


Sponsored By:
Joining Hands for Justice, Atlanta/Palestine Committee Presbytery of Greater Atlanta, Peacemaking Committee

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