Israeli Ambassador, Meet Ambassadors for Christ

Alex Awad of Bethlehem Bible College speaks at the Christ at the Checkpoint conference. His brother Mubarak (left), was deported by Israel in 1988 for his nonviolent activism against the occupation.

 

Last week, perhaps not coincidentally in the middle of the Christ at the Checkpoint conference, Israel’s ambassador to the United States, Michael Oren, published an op-ed in The Wall Street Journal titled, “Israel and the Plight of Mideast Christians”, claiming, among other things, that:

…the West Bank is also hemorrhaging Christians. Once 15% of the population, they now make up less than 2%. Some have . . .

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