He is the LORD our God:
his judgments are in all the earth.
He hath remembered his covenant for ever, the word which he commanded
to a thousand generations. [emphasis mine]
Which covenant he made with Abraham, and his oath unto Isaac;
And confirmed the same unto Jacob for a law, and to Israel for an
Saying, Unto thee will I give the land of Canaan, the lot of your
inheritance: Psalm 105. 7-11
Then We said to the children of Israel: 'Dwell in this Land [Israel].
When the promise of the hereafter [End of Days] comes to be fulfilled,
We shall assemble you all together [in this land]. Sura 17.104 (A non
A thorough and ground breaking examination of the grave international abuse of Article 49(6) of the Geneva Convention against Israel - it has become a stick to beat Jews with, and has been applied highly selectively and inconsistently, and extrapolated to a degree that has never been applied with anything like the same rigour anywhere else, despite numerous examples.
This paper belies the assertion that Jewish settlements in Judea and Samaria are illegal. (h/t EoZ)
' Eugene Rostow, former dean of Yale Law
School, former undersecretary of state and co-author of U.N. Security
Council Resolution 242, which sets out the criteria for Israel-Arab
peacemaking said U.N. Resolution 242 does not call for withdrawal to
the pre-1967 boundaries; Israel’s withdrawal from Sinai amounts to a 90
percent withdrawal from post-1967 areas; the legality of Jewish
settlements in Judea and Samaria “cannot be terminated except by a
recognized peace between Israel and its neighbors, and perhaps not even
then, in view of Article 80 of the U.N. Charter, ‘the Palestine
article,’” which upholds the 1922 British Mandate for Palestine. This
1922 international legal instrument considered Judea and Samaria part
of the Jewish national homeland: “Jews have the same right to settle
[in Judea and Samaria] as they have to settle in Haifa.” The 1993 Oslo
Accord does not prohibit the construction of Jewish settlements in
Judea and Samaria.'
ʻI think we do not attach sufficient importance to the restoration of
the Jews,ʼ he said. ʻWe do not think enough about it. But
certainly, if there is anything promised in the Bible it is this. I
imagine that you cannot read the Bible without seeing clearly
that there is to be an actual restoration of the Children of Israelʼ
C H Spurgeon ʻThe Church of Christʼ in The New Park Street Pulpit, vol.
1, pp. 213-14.
Four reformed evangelical witnesses to the hope of ethnic
the barren poison of anti-Zionism, Christian or not:
'It is perfectly clear than the
Arab nations do not want to solve the Arab refugee problem.
They want to keep it as an open sore, as an affront against the
United Nations and as a weapon against Israel. Arab leaders don't give a damn
whether the refugees live or die' UNRWA
the UN's curse on the Palestinians since 1948 - telling words of a