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Faith misplaced

Ussama Samir Makdisi

Faith misplaced

the broken promise of U.S.-Arab relations: 1820-2003

by Ussama Samir Makdisi

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Published by PublicAffairs in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementUssama Makdisi
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS63.2.U5 M3 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24493678M
ISBN 109781586486808
LC Control Number2010011357

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And now the misplaced fears we succumb to today are kinds of reenactments of that first fall. It is believing (fearing) a promise or threat coming from a source other than God — which is a fall from grace.

Faith Misplaced: The Broken Promise of U.S.-Arab Relations, What began in the nineteenth century as a favorable exchange of cultural understanding and economic opportunity deteriorated with America's increasing interest in oil, and finally collapsed when America's pushed for the legitimization of the State of Israel.

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The book ends on a hopeful, if inconclusive note. Faith Misplaced does not answer the question of whether there is a place for the U.S. in a peaceful Middle East, nor does Makdisi offer concrete ideas about what solutions might look like.

Yet, to his credit, he avoids the pessimism that plagues many scholars of the region. True faith will result in true Christ like living. Dead faith, which is faith without works, can not save.

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