Kairos Response Commends UMC Resolutions on Middle East

Statements Support Boycott and Divestment to Support Palestinians



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Too much politics..

This is one of many reasons I left the UMC. Why does the UMC believe they can dictate politics from the safety of the USA. Get back to the Gospel.

Sarah 37 days ago

What gives anybody the right

to determine that Israel is The Problem in the centuries long conflict between Jews and Muslims that dates back to the Bible when God made both Isaac and Ishmael great nations. But God took it a step farther with Isaac and his descendants when he made a covenant with them to make them His people and a blessing to the rest of the world.

Betsy 37 days ago

Arabs have already received . . .

Many large countries in the middle east after WWII, such as Saudi Arabia, Syria, Iraq, and Egypt. The Jews only got one tiny little country, Israel. Why can't you just leave them alone, or do you not like peace?

Skip 40 days ago

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