The pastor of a church that withdrew its invitation for a meeting about boycott and divestment from Israel says she underestimated the difficulty of discussing such a controversial topic on a university campus.

Published in Politics

A large majority of U.S. evangelicals are in line with the view that modern Israel has a special place in God’s plan, according to new polling data by LifeWay Research.

Published in Politics

The group of interfaith clergy from Richmond, Va., including First Baptist Church Senior Pastor Jim Somerville, returned convinced peace among nations, religions and people is attainable.

Published in People

Seminary president Albert Mohler says something is wrong when the former presidents of two nations call for recognition of a terrorist group.

Published in Politics

Too many innocents killed as perpetrators refuse ways of peace, says Roy Medley.

Published in Organizations
Wednesday, 13 November 2013 11:07

Baptists urged to ‘wage peace’ in Israel

A Palestinian pastor told a weekend gathering sponsored by the Alliance of Baptists that theology is part of the problem in today’s Middle East.

Published in Organizations
Wednesday, 13 November 2013 13:14

Churches take on Palestinian issue

A panel offers tips for how to get churches talking about Israel and Palestine.

Published in Congregations
Tuesday, 03 September 2013 15:13

Baptist group to ‘wage peace’ in Palestine

The Alliance of Baptists is sponsoring a conference in Washington to raise awareness to the plight of Palestinian Christians under military occupation by Israel.

Published in Theology
Wednesday, 24 July 2013 14:21

Longing for home

Geography meets theology as U.S. scholars explore prospects for peace in Israel.

Published in Thinking Theologically