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Beating Guns: Hope for People Who Are Weary of Violence

Beating Guns: Hope for People Who Are Weary of Violence By Shane Claiborne Beating Guns Hope for People Who Are Weary of Violence Parkland Las Vegas Dallas Orlando San Bernardino Paris Charleston Sutherland Springs Newtown These cities are now known for the people who were shot and killed in them With less than % of the world s

  • Title: Beating Guns: Hope for People Who Are Weary of Violence
  • Author: Shane Claiborne
  • ISBN: 158743413
  • Page: 150
  • Format: Paperback
  • Beating Guns: Hope for People Who Are Weary of Violence By Shane Claiborne Parkland Las Vegas Dallas Orlando San Bernardino Paris Charleston Sutherland Springs Newtown These cities are now known for the people who were shot and killed in them With less than 5% of the world s population, the people of the US own nearly half the world s guns America also holds the record for the most gun deaths homicide, suicide, and accidental gun deat Parkland Las Vegas Dallas Orlando San Bernardino Paris Charleston Sutherland Springs Newtown These cities are now known for the people who were shot and killed in them With less than 5% of the world s population, the people of the US own nearly half the world s guns America also holds the record for the most gun deaths homicide, suicide, and accidental gun deaths at around 90 a day and about 33,000 per year Some people say it s a heart problem Others say it s a gun problem The authors of Beating Guns believe it s both.This book is for people who believe the world doesn t have to be this way Inspired by the prophetic image of beating swords into plows, Beating Guns provides a provocative look at gun violence in America and offers a clarion call to change our hearts regarding one of the most significant moral issues of our time Bestselling author, speaker, and activist Shane Claiborne and Michael Martin show why Christians should be concerned about gun violence and how they can be part of the solution The authors transcend stale rhetoric and old debates about gun control to offer a creative and productive response Full color images show how guns are being turned into tools and musical instruments across the nation Charts, tables, and facts convey the mind boggling realities of gun violence in America, but as the authors make clear, there is a story behind every statistic Beating Guns allows vic
    Beating Guns: Hope for People Who Are Weary of Violence By Shane Claiborne

    Beating Guns Hope for People Who Are Weary of Violence Mar , Beating Guns allows victims and perpetrators of gun violence to tell their own compelling stories, offering hope for change and helping us reimagine the world as one that turns from death to life, where swords become plows and guns are turned into garden tools. Beating Guns Beating Guns allows victims and perpetrators of gun violence to tell their own compelling stories, offering hope for change and helping us reimagine the world as one that turns from death to life, where swords become plows and guns are turned into garden tools. Beating Guns Hope for People Who Are Weary of Violence by Beating Guns allows victims and perpetrators of gun violence to tell their own compelling stories, offering hope for change and helping us reimagine the world as one that turns from death to life, where swords become plows and guns are turned into garden tools . Beating Guns Hope for People Who Are Weary of Violence Beating Guns Hope for People Who Are Weary of Violence By Shane Claiborne and Michael Martin Brazos Press, pages . paperback or eBook W hen two Christian gun owners decided that the Bible tells them to beat swords into plows and pruning tools, they did it in a blacksmith shop. Beating Guns Hope for People Who are Weary of Violence May , Beating Guns Hope for People Who are Weary of Violence The General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church offered its first advice to the church and the culture about gun violence in America in , calling for control of the sale and possession of fire arms of all kinds. Beating Guns Hope for People Who Are Beating Guns Hope for People Who Are Weary of Violence by Shane Claiborne Michael Martin Brazos Press, Paperback Good Disclaimer A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition All pages are intact, and the cover is intact The spine may show signs of wear Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. Beating Guns Hope for People Who Are Weary of Violence The authors of Beating Guns believe it s both Shane Claiborne is a bestselling author, renowned activist, and sought after speaker, and is a self proclaimed recovering sinner He writes and speaks around the world about peacemaking, social justice, and Jesus, and is the author or coauthor of numerous books, including The Irresistible Beating guns hope for people who are weary of violence Beating Guns allows victims and perpetrators of gun violence to tell their own compelling stories, offering hope for change and helping us reimagine the world as one that turns from death to life, where swords become plows and guns are turned into garden tools Publisher s website span en a uA uA uA n schema description a Introduction Whispers of another world Turning Customer reviews Beating Guns Hope for Further, they point out Scripture passages where the prophets speak of a future without weapons or warfare the title beating guns is a play on prophetic verses about beating swords into plowshares and spears into pruning hooks Isaiah and where Jesus speaks of non violence and loving one s enemies e.g the Sermon on the Mount Matthew . Duluth installs historical marker at the site of days agoA historical marker sign now stands at the exact site where Elias Clayton, Elmer Jackson and Isaac McGhie were lynched years ago in downtown Duluth in

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    1. Joel Mitchell on said:

      I come from a denominational background American Evangelical Baptist where it is not uncommon for people to treat the broadest possible interpretation of the Second Amendment right to bear arms with practically the same devotion as any of the basic tenets of the faith Attempts to discuss gun violence are met with, It s not a gun problem It s a heart problem or some similar slogan Over my last eight years as a pastor I have grown increasingly troubled by the gun culture I see among Evang I come f [...]

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