Monthly Archives: April 2013

Peace With Justice in the Holy Land- guest blog

taken from:  http://www.anngayliaobarr.com/2013/04/title/     Dr. Lloyd Johnson has a passionate interest in peace with justice in the Holy Land. He is the guest writer today to introduce his novel, “Living Stones,” which touches on this theme and will be available this summer. He … Continue reading

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DISAPPEARING SALT AND LIGHT

They’re not allowed to go to Tel Aviv (in Israel) from Palestine, but they can fly out of Amman, avoiding Israeli-only roads on their way to Jordan.  Millions of Palestinian Christians have left their homeland.   Last summer we encountered … Continue reading

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THE HOLOCAUST, PALESTINE AND THE SOUNDS OF SILENCE

He could have remained, safely teaching in the United States during the zenith of Nazi power in 1939. But Dietrich Bonhoeffer, German theologian wrote in 1939, “‘I have come to the conclusion that I made a mistake in coming to … Continue reading

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O HAPPY DAY!…FOR SOME

Headlines yesterday in Jerusalem, with a picture from Tel Aviv, kids with an inflatable hammer and foam spray: “Nearly a million Israelis celebrate Independence Day outdoors, despite blustery weather”  By Or Kashti, Zafrir Rinat, Jonathan Lis and The Associated Press … Continue reading

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“JEWISH STATE” CONFLICT…WHY?

Genetic uniqueness? No. Religion? Maybe, but Israel alleges freedom of religion. So religious differences shouldn’t produce conflict. Nevertheless they somehow give one government the biblical right to expel another people from their homes and land? See blog below. Is it … Continue reading

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GENES OR RELIGION, WHICH IS IT?

What drives the Israeli government to dominate and persecute the residents of Palestine? Despite the objections of many Jewish people. Why must the descendents of the holocaust deprive a people of their homes and land? Now 650,000 Israeli settlers take … Continue reading

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“BECAUSE IT IS THERE”

George Mallory, British mountain climber who died near the top of Mt. Everest in 1924 had answered the reporter’s question: Given the danger, why would he climb the highest mountain in the world? His reply proved simple yet profound. Ann … Continue reading

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