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    • Andrew
    • 24.03.13 | 18:47 (IST)

    I am a bit concerned of Jews who relocated after South Africa became democratic ie after Mandela was released. I have great respect for Jews due to their biblical and historical background, particularly during slavery times in Egypt, Indeed during apartheid, my people referred to the scripture and placed ourselves in the context of Israelites , that one day God will rescue us as He has done for the tribes of Jacob. However, I must say that I am disappointed that they (some) have failed to denounce apartheid. Instead they have decided to relocate to Australia out of fear and doubt, this is in contradiction of the scripture fear and Doubt; if God is for us, who can be against us!!! In oppression Jews should have been our brothers.

    from the article: In Australia, some South African Jews still stained by apartheid
    First published 12:25 29.01.13 | Last updated 12:25 29.01.13
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