By Robert Wafawanaka

ISBN-10: 076185701X

ISBN-13: 9780761857013

What does the Bible say approximately poverty and our accountability towards the negative? This ebook examines the idea that of “brother’s keeper” in either the traditional close to East and the biblical global. Wafawanaka contends that biblical Israel did not play the rightful function of brother’s keeper and claims that we, too, have strayed from this accountability. Am I nonetheless My Brother’s Keeper? unearths what we will be able to find out about poverty from a biblical context and the way we'd applicable these insights to struggle poverty in our personal groups. starting with the biblical mandate in Deuteronomy 15, Wafawanaka surveys the Hebrew Scriptures and demanding situations people with energy and assets to reevaluate their reaction to the terrible. Failure to revisit the idea of “brother’s keeper” threatens to create a society that's more and more disenfranchised and unjust. a look at our global in mild of biblical historical past means that poverty is a scourge worldwide challenge that calls for an intensive international answer.

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