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Author Wafawanaka, Robert
Title Am I Still My Brother's Keeper? : Biblical Perspectives on Poverty
Imprint Lanham, MD : UPA, 2012
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Note Intro -- Foreword -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Abbreviations -- Introduction -- PART I: OVERVIEW OF STUDY -- 1 The Biblical Mandate -- PART II: POVERTY IN THE HEBREW BIBLE -- 2 Poverty in the Law Books -- 3 Poverty and the Prophets -- 4 Poverty in the Writings -- PART III: CONCLUSION -- 5 Summary and Conclusions -- Bibliography -- About the Author
This powerful book reveals what we can learn about poverty from a biblical context and how we might appropriate those insights to fight poverty in our own communities. Wafawanaka surveys the Hebrew Scriptures and challenges those with power and resources to reevaluate their response to the poor
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Wafawanaka, Robert Am I Still My Brother's Keeper? : Biblical Perspectives on Poverty Lanham, MD : UPA,c2012 9780761857013
Subject Poverty -- Biblical teaching.;Poverty -- Religious aspects
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