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    • Greg
    • 14.05.10 | 06:33 (IDT)

    Christians have supported Israel from the beginning of its foundation. Paul says that Christianity is a branch of Judaism and without the root the branch cannot exist. Jesus said he came to fulfill the law not destroy it. The values of the law are those which Christians have adopted, not Buddhist, not Hindu, not survival of the fittest, Moses' law as he received on Sinai. The problem comes when people cannot distinguish Christians from Westerners. Or those who are "born again" from those who were born Catholic or Protestant. Christian, as opposed to Church, literature is full of examples of the hope for the re-foundation of Israel as prophecised in the Bible which the faithful have waited for since 70 AD. The Roman Catholic Church did not recognize Israel until very recently because they are not Zionists. Quit attributing their anti-Semitism to believers

    from the article: Why Christian Zionists really support Israel
    First published 09:09 13.05.10 | Last updated 09:09 13.05.10
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