Peacemaking


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Peacemaking

See also Antimilitarism.
Agrippa, Menenius
Coriolanus’s witty friend; reasons with rioting mob. [Br. Lit.: Coriolanus]
Antenor
percipiently urges peace with Greeks. [Gk. Lit.: Iliad]
Benvolio
tries to stop Mercutio’s fatal clash with Tybalt. [Br. Lit.: Romeo and Juliet]
Lysistrata
leads women to use wifely continence to secure peace between countries. [Gk. Lit.: Lysistrata]
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Why approach peacemaking from a religious perspective?
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Prophetic Peacemaking brings together Burkholder's essays, lectures, and sermons over the course of his professional life.
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The job of peacekeeping is "increasingly complex", and it is "no longer enough to just provide peacekeepers; that must be accompanied by effective mediation, peacemaking and peace-building," Clinton stressed.