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REMHURevista Interdisciplinar da Mobilidade Humana 2012, 20 38

Author: John Martin Sahajananda

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REMHU - Revista Interdisciplinar da Mobilidade Humana ISSN: 1980-8585 remhu@csem.org.br Centro Scalabriniano de Estudos Migratórios Brasil Sahajananda, John Martin BLESSED ARE THE PEACE MAKERS: Guidelines for Inter-Religious Living REMHU - Revista Interdisciplinar da Mobilidade Humana, vol.
20, núm.
38, enero-junio, 2012, pp.
256-268 Centro Scalabriniano de Estudos Migratórios Brasília, Brasil Available in: http:--www.redalyc.org-articulo.oa?id=407042015016 How to cite Complete issue More information about this article Journals homepage in redalyc.org Scientific Information System Network of Scientific Journals from Latin America, the Caribbean, Spain and Portugal Non-profit academic project, developed under the open access initiative Blessed Are the Peace Makers: Guidelines for Inter-Religious Living BLESSED ARE THE PEACE MAKERS: Guidelines for Inter-Religious Living John Martin Sahajananda* “Blessed are the peace makers for you shall be called children of God” (Mt 5,9), said Jesus.
Jesus Christ was the child of God because he was the peace maker.
He brought the message of peace to the world. He invited everyone to become the child of God and bring peace to the world.
St.
Paul says: (.) but now in Christ Jesus you who were once far off have been brought near by the blood of Christ.
For he himself is our peace, who has made both one and had broken down the middle wall of separation.
Having abolished in his flesh the enmity, that is, the commandments contained in ordinances, so as to create in himself one new man from the two, thus making peace.
And that he might reconcile them both to God in one body through the cross, thereby putting to death enmity.
And he came and preached peace to you who are far off and to those who are near. For through him we both have access by one Spirit to the Father (Ephesians 2,13-18). When we read these words of St.
Paul we surely feel that they are more of an expression of intense of joy of experiencing Jesus Christ ...





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