"This collection of reflections has been compiled by the Theology Committee of the Canadian Ecumenical Jubilee Initiative. The contributions are diverse .... But the contributors are united in their commitment to Jubilee concerns for release from debt and other forms of slavery, redistribution of wealth, and rest for the earth, to support for campaigns addressing these issues, and to the renewal of theology and the whole life of the church in this Spirit". -- p. [iv].
Contents divided into five main sections: The Reign of God, Sabbath, Work and Peace -- Jubilee and Ecology -- Jubilee and Idolatry -- Presentations on Jubilee Themes -- Sermons on Jubilee.
Contents: Introduction: A New Beginning: A Call to Jubilee / Sara Stratton -- Jubilee and the Reign of God / Lee Cormie -- Sabbath and Jubilee: Radical Alternatives for Being Human / Sylvia C. Keesmaat -- Re-engaging the Sabbath: A Look at Work and Leisure / Michael Cote -- Jubilee and Peace / Michael Andraos -- Ecology and Social Justice: Embracing a New Vision / Bruce Mackenzie -- Returning to the Way of Blessing: Reflections on Jubilee and Ecology / Mark Hathway -- A Resting Place for the Dove: Jubilee and Creation / Anthony J. Ricciuti -- Jubilee or Idolatry ? A Radical Antithesis / Brian J. Walsh -- The Idolatrous Theology of the International Monetary Fund / John Mihevc -- The Song of the Ram's Horn: Child Poverty and Jubilee / Jennifer Henry -- Response to the 'Vision' of the Canadian Ecumenical Jubilee Initiative / Lydia Neufeld Harder -- The Challenge of the Next Millennium: A Call to Jubilee / David Pfrimmer -- Jubilee: The Year of Restoration: To Debtors, To the Poor, and To the Earth / Jim Kirkwood -- Life-Giving Sabbath / Paula Butler -- The Beatitudes and Jubilee / Richard Renshaw.