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But I believe it is central to our ability to be reconcilers. Technology and the Internet opens up all sorts of possibilities for "decolonized" indigenous music to be heard, experienced and enjoyed by more people than ever thought possible.
The understanding of Christ as reconciler is particularly relevant.
Triado, Martinez and Villar (2000) conducted a study of adolescents in which they found that elderly grandparents above all play the role of reconciler, and they suggested that roles are distributed between grandfathers and grandmothers.
The BUDG committee chair is nevertheless assuming the role of a reconciler ("we are not going to swagger"), declaring that the EP "understands member states' situation" and that it is ready to "take steps towards the Council's position".
Piercey leads the reader through a splendid analysis of Ricoeur the synthesizer and reconciler, in this case of Kant and Hegel.
All those who are concerned with building and particularly with the building of churches now have much to learn from this reconciler of the ancient and the modern, of science and of faith, from his flexibility and his sensitivity to precedent and context.
Writing in the daily internet publication American Thinker, New York City resident and writer Madeline Brooks stated: "Could it be that one of the frequently used tools of war, lying to the enemy, explains the contradiction between Rauf's image as reconciler of religions and his sympathies and associations with terrorists?"
The United States government, undoubtedly unintentionally, and unknowingly, took on the burden of reconciler and mediator of irreconcilable forces when President Eisenhower forced the British, French, and Israeli governments to cease their invasion of Egypt and to withdraw their forces in the fall of 1956.
While it's important that the reconciler understands that the account balance is correct, the reconciliation should provide appropriate explanations and evidence so someone else can arrive at the same conclusion--that the account balance is correct.
For example, Sunita, a bank reconciler from Bangladesh, had taken a position at a local supermarket in a client service role; Jasmin, a primary school teacher from India, found a casual catering job in a local hospital; Rani, a primary school teacher from India, was working in a casual housekeeping job with a large hotel.
For a sense of what this means and how it differs from past incarnations of liberalism, think of President Obama's much-noted rhetorical practice of standing above specifically American interests and presenting himself almost as an impartial reconciler of the United States and its adversaries; and compare this to the nationalism that infused the rhetoric--and the actions--of his great liberal forebears.
To that end, Muoria's three political pamphlets, "What Should We Do, Our People?," "The Home Coming of Our Great Hero Jomo Kenyatta," and "Kenyatta Is Our Reconciler," are preceded by essays describing Muoria's life and political context, examining his ancestral history, and describing his family life while in exile in London (as remembered by his daughter).