Palestinian Christianity – A Study in Religion and Politics

  title={Palestinian Christianity – A Study in Religion and Politics},
  author={Leonard George Marsh},
  journal={International Journal for the Study of the Christian Church},
  pages={147 - 166}
  • L. Marsh
  • Published 1 July 2005
  • Philosophy
  • International Journal for the Study of the Christian Church
This article is concerned with the modern experience of Palestinian Christianity since the establishment of the modern State of Israel in 1948. The situation for Palestinian Christians is complex and contains acute dilemmas. A sensitive appreciation of their hopes and fears in a historical context is essential to a realistic understanding of their predicament. An examination of the political and religious context is made, under which sign there has been an astonishing emergence of an original… 
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