This Ongoing War..
23 June '14..
We belong to those "Jewish brothers and sisters" whom the Presbyterian Church USA leadership professes to love, and suggest this post be seen as expression of love right back.
Below, there's a video clip of a remarkable CNN interview with the new moderator of the church. The sharp questions, dull answers and skirting around the point make it worth a few minutes of our readers' attention.
|Click here for the CNN interview|
And Hewlett-Packard? Their equipment went to assist the enforcement of the embargo on the Hamas-controlled, terrorism-infected Gaza Strip for reasons that are clear enough to most open-eyed folk. Is that embargo illegal and is that why Motorola ought to be punished, along with Israel? There are plenty of haters of Israel who say 'yes'. But a major United Nations review in 2011 found it was lawful and appropriate.
So what does Friday's PCUSA decision really say about those who voted for it, their views of the Jewish state and those who live here, and the nature of love?
See 22-Jun-14: Divesting Presbyterians
Also: 18-Jun-14: Sharing some thoughts with Christian advocates of an Israel boycott