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Palestinian Christians Slam Pence’s Pro-Israel Faith

posted on January 24, 2018

The Associated Press’s Karin Laub reports, “Palestinian Christians say U.S. Vice President Mike Pence’s brand of evangelical Christianity, with its fervent embrace of modern-day Israel as fulfilment of biblical prophecy, lacks their faith’s compassion and justice, including for those who have endured half a century of Israeli occupation.” Palestinian Christians strongly criticized Pence on Monday for ignoring the plight of Arab Christians. Laub notes that most Palestinians are Muslim, but there is a minority of Christians in the West Bank.

Read at The Associated Press