Watching Over Zion - 23rd February 2017

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I was shocked but not surprised by the Iona Community's position statement of Israel/Palestine. I responded by a polite and factual comment on their web site, and was impressed that it actually appeared below another letter but this one was in favour of their stance. Mine was not as you would expect. Within 10 minutes my comment was removed leaving the single and supportive letter on its own. I wonder if other comments are removed as soon as they appeared too. I cannot believe that in 2 months there was only one comment published.
Suppression of Christian debate on this sensitive issue shows that they are uncomfortable with their position, at least I hope that is the motive. I thought I read somewhere that God will curse those who curse or show indifference (a better translation) to Abraham's offspring, or maybe a monk has ripped out Genesis 12.