Surprising, not-so-surprising European stances on Israel – Markell

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“You’ve got entire denominations in America who are calling on Boycott Divestment Sanctions in America – who are calling on Boycott Divest Sanction,” Markell stressed. “I would say Europe is the heart of the problem because of their godlessness – so none of this surprises me.”

However, the Christian leader impressed that God has promised that the BDS movement will not hurt Israel.

Advocates for Israel: Church hasn’t replaced God’s chosen people – Jan Markell

“It says in Zachariah 12 that all nations are going to turn against Israel,” she points out, “and I think we can almost broaden that verse to read all nations and then also all denominations.

“When I start to see the Southern Baptist Convention and some others who should know better starting to insert replacement theology into their doctrine or statement of belief, [I point out] there’s nothing in the Bible that remotely suggests that the church has replaced Israel.”

Ambassador Friedman to Jerusalem Antisemitism Conference: The ‘New’ Antisemitism Worries Me More Than the Old

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US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman told a packed house at the opening of the 6th Global Forum on Combating Antisemitism that a “new” antisemitism, characterized by “the irrational, deceitful, and insidious vilification of Israel and its supporters under the guise of political commentary” worries him far more than the “old” antisemitism.