On not choosing sides

Pettit, Peter A.
August 2014
Christian Century;8/6/2014, Vol. 131 Issue 16, p10
The article discusses peacemaking challenges in addressing the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Topics explored include the increasing violent activities in the West Bank including kidnapping and missile attacks, reasons why it would be difficult to choose which side to support, and the status of peace negotiations between the two parties. Also addressed are the perceived implications of the conflict for the Christian community and the need to continue one's compassionate response to the conflict.


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