Israeli Palestinian Conflict
Date of Award
Master of Arts in Ministerial Leadership (MAML)
College of Christian Ministries and Religion
Department of Christian Ministries and Religion
Margaret de Alminana, Ph.D.
A struggle that is limited to a small mass of land six thousand miles away is affecting the contemporary world. One usually finds himself or herself highly opinionated when it comes to the subject of fairness in the Middle East. The media gives much attention to the Middle East crisis which helps form the opinions. If one places three people in a room, whether they are theologians, politicians, or laborers, you may get three different theories about who inhabit the Fertile Crescent.
This struggle has survived 4000 years to date in conflict that pre-dates the Hatfields and the McCoys in the dispute over land by the descendants of Isaac and Ishmael. For some, the following arguments are material for the development of religious doctrine as well as political policy....
Coleman, Robert W., "Israeli Palestinian Conflict" (2011). Master of Arts in Christian Studies. 28.