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The ‘Jewish Covenant with God,’ According to Pope Francis

Posted on January 13, 2014 by Richard Edmondson

By Richard Edmondson

The supposed “covenant” establishing the Jews as God’s “chosen people”—and particularly Pope Francis’ recently-articulated position on this—has been the subject of a very lively online discussion over the past week or so. 8,343 more words

Palestine

The Truth Behind Your Façade

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for June 25. 2015

Thank you for your patience and for joining me for another DMSS.

God

Misdirection

In late 1996 I met the woman of my dreams.  I was 19 years old and hopelessly in love.  On our second date I told her “you’re everything I’ve ever wanted in a wife.”  Six months later she left me to attend school in England for a year.   605 more words

Exodus

Must Watch-Exposing Israel's Ultranationalist Settler Movement

June 20, 2015  /  Gilad Atzmon

It is pretty devastating to witness what Palestinians have to ‘put up with’. Since Israel’s election handed more power to the country’s ultra-Orthodox Jewish Home, the voice of religious, nationalist settlers has grown vastly.

Palestine

Rage and Race; Church and Culture

I’m fed up.

I’ve absolutely had it.

And no, despite being both black and Christian (but not American – although of course I can identify somewhat), I’m not talking about what happened in… 2,946 more words