Nonviolence for Normal People


The Middle Way kicks off Season 2 with special guest Dr. Elizabeth Corrie and a conversation on Jesus' nonviolent campaign, the difference between nonviolence and passivity, and how ordinary people can commit to nonviolent struggle.


Dr. Corrie is Associate Professor in the Practice of Youth Education and Peacebuilding and Director of the Religious Education Program at Candler School of Theology. Her new book,Youth Ministry as Peace Education: Overcoming Silence, Transforming Violence, is available here.


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Show Notes:


  1. Jesus’ Triumphal Entry into Jerusalem, Mark 11:1-11, 15-19 (9:40)

  2. Dr. Elizabeth Corrie, Associate Professor in the Practice of Youth Education and Peacebuilding; Director of the Religious Education Program at Candler School of Theology (10:40)

  3. Youth Theological Initiative (11:25)

  4. 198 Methods of Nonviolent Action, Gene Sharp (36:00)