By Paul R. Dekar
"Always a minority yet constantly keen about residing into peace, the BPFNA has been a beacon of desire for peace-and-justice Baptists world wide. This tale had to be informed. Paul Dekar, as a life-long activist and solid historian, brings it to existence, reminding us in a full of life way--through genuine humans and events--of the centrality of following Jesus our peacemaker."
Dean and Professor of Missiology, Whitley collage, Melbourne, Australia
"Regrettably, the paintings of the Baptist Peace Fellowship has remained a well-kept mystery. expectantly Paul Dekar's beneficiant scholarship--seasoned via his first-hand participation in a lot of this narrative--will push the lid off the tale so its illuminating strength is extra unleashed. Jubilate Deo!"
--Rev. Ken Sehested
founding director of the Baptist Peace Fellowship of North America
"I've accomplished the ebook to my nice pleasure and pride. Paul Dekar has performed a very good task and is clearly the one individual in our midst who can have performed it. Had we no longer had Paul, we'd easily lose this background as our preserved, carrying on with tale. Paul is a superb historian, a superb guy, and the best of friends."
"I loved each minute analyzing this e-book. it is a treasure. it is a tale that had to be advised, one who is full of the type of heroes that so usually stay unsung, the peacemaking kind.
--Lee A. McKenna
Association of Ontario healthiness Centres and clash transformation facilitator, Toronto, Ontario
Paul R. Dekar engages in the neighborhood of the Transfiguration, whose trip as a brand new monastic group is the topic of his newest e-book, released by way of Cascade Books in 2009. he's Chair of the nationwide Council of the USA bankruptcy of the Fellowship of Reconciliation and Emeritus Professor, Memphis Theological Seminary.
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