May 022 Update

Dear friends in the Australia Sabeel community: We are about to send out print copies of the CORNERSTONE magazine from Sabeel in Jerusalem, but we also want to take this opportunity to review some of the activities and developments during the past six months. In the meantime, if you have not already done so, you… Continue reading May 022 Update

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Sabeel-Kairos UK “Cry for Hope” Statement

In response to the Cry for Hope letter from Palestinian Christian communities and church leaders in 2020, the Sabeel-Kairos UK Theology Group held a consultation at the Gladstone Library, 15-17 March 2022. The Sabeel-Kairos UK Theology Group has issued a call to churches throughout Britain and Ireland, as well as to the World Council of… Continue reading Sabeel-Kairos UK “Cry for Hope” Statement

Palestinian Israelis

PALESTINIANS WITHIN ISRAELI SOCIETYToday we had an impressive presentation by Daniel Munayer, Executive Director of the Musalaha organisation in Jerusalem on the lived experience of the Palestinians with Israeli citizens. The video of that session is now available on the Sabeel Australia YouTube channel:

Nazareth Today

The video from the SabeelAU webinar with Violette Khoury on 19 March is now available on YouTube: Please feel free to share this video with family and friends.

Palestinian Evangelicals and Peacemaking

Peacemaking and Evangelicals: A Case Study of Engagement in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict by Shadia Qubti This paper showcases the engagement of Palestinian Evangelicals in peacemaking as an intersection of theology with the Israeli-Palestinian context. First, the term peacemaking is framed in a theological perspective, followed by the socio-political Israeli-Palestinian context. The rest of the paper… Continue reading Palestinian Evangelicals and Peacemaking

International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People

On 29 November each year, the world stands in solidarity with the people of Palestine. To mark that occasion in 2021, Sabeel Australia hosted a global webinar timed so that Sabeel members and other interested people around the world can participate at the same time. Video | Handout | Keynote | PowerPoint LIBERATING THEOLOGY, RESISTING… Continue reading International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People

Who are we?

SABEEL AUSTRALIA Who are we? We are not simply a group of Australians who support the Sabeel Center in Jerusalem and Nazareth. Rather, we are the Sabeel community in Australia. In our own context, we look to Scripture and tradition for insights and encouragement as we face down the tentacles of empire. We serve as… Continue reading Who are we?

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Sliman Mansour

This website offers a wide variety of original art prints of Sliman Mansour’s work, ranging from his earlier pieces in the 1970s all the way to his most recent compositions. Just as Palestinians all over the world did in the 70s and 80s, you will be hanging in your home or office a piece of… Continue reading Sliman Mansour

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Education that divides

Education Funding and Policy: Week 36 of Kumi Now is now available on the website.  In April of 2019, Adalah reported that “Israeli authorities are requiring all high school students—Jewish and Arab—to pass an online government propaganda course that promotes racist ideology before they are allowed to participate in overseas class trips.” According to Adalah, “One… Continue reading Education that divides

Peace Advocacy Fellowship

The Balfour Project (UK) invites applications for its peace advocacy fellowship program. This paid fellowship (now in its third year) is aimed primarily (but not exclusively) at post-graduate and final-year undergraduate students who are committed to the Balfour Project ethos. The successful applicants will advocate for peace and equal rights on the basis of the… Continue reading Peace Advocacy Fellowship