Arutz Sheva: “The U.S. State Department used unusually harsh language on Wednesday when criticizing Israel’s approval of planned construction of 2,610 homes in Jerusalem.
The housing units, which have been slated for construction since 2012 in the neighborhood of Givat Hamatos, were given final approval last week.
Reacting to the move, the State Department warned it would call into question Israel’s commitment to peace with the Palestinian Authority.
Opinion: A must read book by a new friend, Pastor Bill Randle’s “A Sword On The Land” (Amazon.com) said this:
“The nations of the world have prostituted their own values, selling out Israel’s children to appease Muslim nations so that the supply of oil will flow. One example is the Obama administration’s “no-growth police for Judea, which caps the number of Jews who can live in the heart of Biblical Israel, Judea. As one Obama Middle East advisor stated “This means that if a Jewish baby is born in the morning, an older Jewish person will have to leave by sundown.”
Indeed, the Obama team never misses an opportunity to fault the growth of the Jewish state. Like Pharaoh (Exodus 9:35), who refused to let the Jews go, our leaders and us by extension, will pay the price of the Abrahamic Covenant “I will bless those who bless you, And I will curse him who curses you …”