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Neither hot nor cold: General Convention on Palestine/Israel

The Revds. Winnie Varghese and C. Eric Funston express their disappointment in the lack of discussion allowed or action taken by General Convention 2015 on Israel/Palestine. The resolution died in the House of Bishops, never getting to the House of Deputies.

From Varghese in the Huffington Post, “Episcopal Bishops Did Not Reject Divestment from Israel”

Last week The Episcopal News Service ran this headline: “Bishops Overwhelmingly Oppose Divestment in Israel, Palestine”.

Except, they didn’t…

…I was on the sub committee of the committee that considered all of the […]

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