JHJPI February 2020 Newsletter

Peace in the Holy Land A Palestinian Christian Perspective With Jonathan Kuttab Sponsored by Joining Hands for Justice, Palestine/Israel Saturday, February 22, 2020 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Columbia Theological Seminary Broyles Leadership Center, Room 101 701 S. Columbia Dr. Decatur, GA 30030 (Parking – Columbia Dr. and Kirk Rd.)Read More

Stand up to the U.S. Plan for “Peace to Prosperity.”

A diktat on behalf of Israel: Faith leaders and organizations stand up to the U.S. Plan for “Peace to Prosperity.” Last week the United States issued its “Deal of the Century” for Israel and the Palestinians, titled “Peace to Prosperity.” Faith leaders and church organizations in Palestine, the U.S. andRead More

A Palestinian Christian Perspective With Jonathan Kuttab

Peace in the Holy Land A Palestinian Christian Perspective With Jonathan Kuttab Sponsored by Joining Hands for Justice, Palestine/Israel Saturday, February 22, 2020 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Columbia Theological Seminary Broyles Leadership Center, Room 101 701 S. Columbia Dr. Decatur, GA 30030 (Parking – Columbia Dr. and Kirk Rd.)Read More

A Visit to Syria with Father George Makhlouf

American Arab Anti Discrimination Committee ADC – GA Chapter Invite You to Attend an Informational Slideshow about Father George Makhlouf’s Recent Visit to the The Syrian Arab Republic, Oct 17 Oct 26, 2019 *Free Admission* Date: Saturday, January 11, 2020 Time: 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Location: Villa International 1749Read More

Israel’s ‘Renovated’ Checkpoints Treat Palestinians Like Cattle

Reprinted from Haaretz Opinion  The Five-star Occupation: Israel’s ‘Renovated’ Checkpoints Still Treat Palestinians Like Cattle Ahmed Alkhateeb  Jan 01, 2020, 5:34 PM The only entry point between the southern West Bank and Jerusalem is still chronically overcrowded. Its makeover is intended to sanitize the occupation – to make it aRead More

Bernie Sanders on Aid to Gaza

Bernie Sanders Says Give Aid to Gaza and That Calling Out Netanyahu’s Racist Government Isn’t Anti-Semitism Originally published on Wednesday, October 30, 2019, by Informed Comment

PCAP on Secretary Pompeo’s Announcement on Israeli Settlements

On November 18, 2019, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo declared settlements in the West Bank to be legal. This announcement disregards more than fifty years of international consensus that the building of Israeli settlements/colonies on occupied Palestinian land is illegal under international law. Article 49 of the Fourth Geneva ConventionRead More

Christmas with the people of Bethlehem.

On Dec. 21, 2019, share the heart of Christmas with the people of Bethlehem. Palestinian Christians, whose ancestors date back to the first followers of Christ, continue to bear witness to their faith in Bethlehem, Palestine, this Christmas. Join with congregations at Washington National Cathedral and Christmas Lutheran Church inRead More

A Covenantal Alternative to Christian Zionism

Editorial Note: This post is based on a talk by Colin Chapman which takes a deep look at the theology of land and covenant offering Christ-centric biblical perspectives. Challenges to Zionism often evoke strong emotion, but the editors invite you to reflect on the work of Jesus and the ramificationsRead More

PEACE AND GLOBAL WITNESS PARTNERSHIP NEWSLETTER Nov 2019

Peace & Global Witness Partnership Newsletter November 2019