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Fr. John Dear, S.J. is a Jesuit priest, peace activist,
  "Pacem In Terris", DavenportDiocese.org, May 2010, webpage:
  [http://www.davenportdiocese.org/socialaction/sapitrecipients.htm DD-recip].
lecturer, and writer of approximately twenty books on [[nonviolence]], including ''Living Peace''.


In the course of his civil disobedience as protester of war and violence, he has been arrested more than 75 times. His longest period of incarceration lasted eight months, plus nine months of house arrest, following his participation in a Plowshares Movement disarmament action. As a result, Dear lost his United States voting rights, is prohibited from traveling to certain countries, and is subjected to increased scrutiny at airports.

In protest to UAV attacks in Pakistan, in an event sponsored by Nevada Desert Experience, Dear, Father Louie Vitale, Kathy Kelly, Stephen Kelly, SJ, and others were arrested outside Creech Air Force Base on Wednesday April 9, 2009 .

Father John Dear received the Peace Abbey Courage of Conscience Award in September 2009 for his solidarity and leadership in nonviolent resistance, vegetarian life style and Gospel living. He was chosen for the 2010 Pacem in Terris Peace and Freedom Award, a peace award granted annually in the U.S.

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Total Books: 26
Plough Quarterly No 10 What Makes Humans Sacred
2016 - Plough Quarterly No 10 What Makes Humans Sacred (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780874868197
ISBN-10: 087486819X
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Christian Books & Bibles
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
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The Beatitudes of Peace Meditations on the Beatitudes Peacemaking  the Spiritual Life
Thomas Merton Peacemaker Meditations on Merton Peacemaking and the Spiritual Life
Walking the Way Following Jesus on the Lenten Journey of Gospel Nonviolence to the Cross and Resurrection
The Nonviolent Life
2013 - The Nonviolent Life (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780966978322
ISBN-10: 0966978323
Genres: History, Religion & Spirituality
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Lazarus Come Forth How Jesus Confronts the Culture of Death and Invites Us into the New Life of Peace
Daniel Berrigan Essential Writings
2009 - Daniel Berrigan Essential Writings [Modern Spiritual Masters Series] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781570758379
ISBN-10: 1570758379
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Religion & Spirituality
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Put Down Your Sword Answering the Gospel Call to Creative Nonviolence
Transfiguration A Meditation on Transforming Ourselves and Our World
You Will Be My Witnesses Saints Prophets And Martyrs
Living Peace  A Spirituality of Contemplation and Action
The Questions of Jesus  Challenging Ourselves to Discover Life's Great Answers
2004 - The Questions of Jesus Challenging Ourselves to Discover Life's Great Answers [Challenging Ourselves to Discover Life's Great Answers] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780385510073
ISBN-10: 0385510071
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Christian Books & Bibles
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Jesus the Rebel Bearer of God's Peace and Justice  Bearer of God's Peace and Justice
The Road to Peace Writings on Peace and Justice
1998 - The Road to Peace Writings on Peace and Justice (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781570751806
ISBN-10: 1570751803
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Christian Books & Bibles
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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Peace Behind Bars A Peacemaking Priest's Journey from Jail  A Peacemaking Priest's Journey from Jail
Disarming the Heart Toward a Vow of Nonviolence
1993 - Disarming the Heart Toward a Vow of Nonviolence (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780836136524
ISBN-10: 0836136527
Genre: Religion & Spirituality
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Our God Is Nonviolent Witnesses in the Struggle for Peace and Justice
The God of Peace Toward a Theology of Nonviolence
The God of Peace Toward a Theology of Nonviolence (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780883449806
ISBN-10: 0883449803
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Seeds of Nonviolence
Seeds of Nonviolence (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781556358883
ISBN-10: 1556358881
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The Sound of Listening A Retreat Journal from Thomas Merton's Hermitage
Seeds of Non-Violence
Seeds of Non-violence (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781879175112
ISBN-10: 1879175118
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