Ramallah: The Place of God

North of Jerusalem, in the West Bank, this vibrant, hospitable city is the Administrative Capital of the Palestinian National Authority. To our sadness, on the outskirts of this city is evident the unjust socio-economic gaps resulting from the centralization of power and privileges, neo-colonialism, and marginalization, which we typical in other parts of the world.  History repeats itself everywhere while God, known by different names, weeps!

About amartinez

Dr. Aquiles E. Martinez is Professor of Religion (Biblical Studies) and Coordinator of the Religion and Philosophy Programs at Reinhardt University. Ordained in the United Methodist Church, Dr. Martinez has dedicated a good part of his life to equip pastors and church leaders in Latin America, the Caribbean, and the United States, with the appropriate skills, knowledge, and experiences so they can serve their communities effectively. In addition to his many books, articles, and essays published in English and Spanish, Dr. Martinez has served several churches and the global community as an effort to help people develop significant relationships with God and their neighbors, especially with marginalized communities.
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