Israel/Palestine - a call for study and discernment
As a follow up to a November 12, 2017 Peace Sunday visit from Rabbi David Mivasair, Stirling created settings to further explore topics raised in his presentation. One setting was a series in adult faith formation in January and early February 2018. During the series, the following resources were identified to aid in the ongoing process of study and discernment:
- The Parliamentary ePetition for Peace In Palestine
- MCC’s Cry for Home (Israel/Palestine) campaign. This site has basic information and background as well as some engaging videos.
- Several columns that report and comment on the MCC campaign: A Cry for Home and A Cry for Home; Some Jewish views.
- MCC Canada letter on Jerusalem.
- A CBC opinion piece published in January of this year.
In an adult Faith Formation class on January 28, Kathy Bergen shared from her extensive experience in Palestine/Israel. She recommended the following resources: