# 17 Meir M What a confused person - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 01.11.09 | 10:57 (IST)

    The Jewish people have eternal rights to the Land of Israel. Sorry, but this is Zionist propaganda. According to the bible, the land was not promised to the Jewish people but to the decendants of Abraham under the precondition of keeping the commandments. The ten commandments are also part and parcel of the christian and muslim faith. People can change their religion but they cannot change their ancestry. Hebrew converts to Christianity or Islam remain descendants of Abraham whereas converts to Judaism keep their different ancestry. Apart from that, according to Ezekiel the Hebrews or old Israelites were dispered among the nations because of their conduct/bloodshed so it seems that keeping the commandments is essential. Yes, there is the prophecy that God will bring them back: Then you will remember your evil ways and wicked deeds, and you will loathe yourselves for your sins and detestable practices. "You are to distribute this land among yourselves according to the tribes of Israel. You are to allot it as an inheritance for yourselves and for the aliens who have settled among you and who have children. You are to consider them as native-born Israelites; along with you they are to be allotted an inheritance among the tribes of Israel. In whatever tribe the alien settles, there you are to give him his inheritance," declares the Sovereign LORD. Unfortunately, the State of Israel bears no resemblance to the above, so maybe today is not the time God intended to fullfill his prophecy.

    from the article: America, stop sucking up to Israel
    First published 01:17 01.11.09 | Last updated 10:49 01.11.09
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