For everything there is a season and a time for every purpose under heaven: a time to mourn. . . . Ecclesiastes 3
Today, I mourn. I mourn with the people of Gaza where there were at least six children who were killed and at least 60 have died from the … Continue reading
An open letter to PM Trudeau.
May 7, 2018
Dear Prime Minister Trudeau,
I am writing to you as chair of the United Network for Justice and Peace in Palestine and Israel (UNJPPI), a network of members and friends of the United Church of Canada, to ask yo… Continue reading
For the third consecutive Friday, tens of thousands of Palestinians exercised their right, under international law, to protest. The “March of Return” focuses on their rights, guaranteed under the Geneva Convention, to return to the land their ancestor… Continue reading
The most solemn day for Christian’s is Good Friday, the day when a brutally oppressive occupying force executed Jesus under the pretense that he was a threat.
This Good Friday, another brutally oppressive occupying force killed 18 and wounded hundreds … Continue reading
Dear Minister Goodale,
I am writing to you on behalf of the United Network for Justice and Peace in Palestine and Israel. We are a network composed of members and friends of the United Church of Canada.
The installation of Gov. General Julie Payette re… Continue reading