A Persistent Peace
One Man's Struggle for a Nonviolent World
Year Published: 2008 First Published: 2007
Pages: 437pp ISBN: 9780829427202
Resource Type: Book
Cx Number: CX14145
Jesuit priest John Dear ministers to the needy at the margins of society. He is a pacifist and anti-war activist who has spoken out against the Pentagon and the wars in Afghanistan and in Iraq. His views about Christ's teachings on nonviolence have also made him a rebel in the Catholic Church.