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FROM THE CJN: CIJA slams United Church stance on Mideast

Paul Lungen, posted here May 14, 2012

 TORONTO — A longstanding disagreement over United Church statements on Israel burst into the open last week with Jewish leaders slamming a report by the church’s working group on Israel/Palestine.

The report contains “elements that are obscene to Jews,” it “trivializes the Holocaust,” questions Israel as a Jewish state, calls for a boycott and unfairly singles Israel out for condemnation while ignoring the plight of Christians around the world, said Shimon Fogel, CEO of the Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs (CIJA).

http://www.cjnews.com/canada/cija-slams-united-church-stance-mideast

 
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