Challenging Christian Zionism edited by Naim Ateek, Cedar Duaybis and Maurine Tobin
In April 2004, Sabeel Liberation Theology Center Jerusalem held its 5th International Conference on the theme of 'Challenging Christian Zionism'. This book contains the papers of that important, ground-breaking conference.
Christian Zionists and Christian Zionism, simply put, are terms used to identify any Christian who, due to a particular understanding and interpretation of the Bible, supports the ingathering of all Jews to Israel and their claim to the whole land of Palestine and, therefore, denies Palestinian rights. These Biblical literalists are convinced that the Bible contains important clues that could help them discern the signs of the times and the Second Coming