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MennoLetter from Jerusalem
BY Glenn Edward Witmer, page 1
The End is my Beginning!
“More tightening of the noose produced even greater determination to break free!”
Editorials from past issues
Don’t Look, and Don’t Ask!, page 2
Common sense and fairness seem to have drained out of the debate about Palestine/Israel.
Lies, Darned Lies, and History, page 3
History is written by the victors.
Unto Others as They Did Unto Us.,
What is Said, What is Not Said, and What is Meant, page 5
It’s Time to Count the Horse’s Teeth, page 5
Hard experiences have taught me that any time we criticize Israel, we receive horrendous, angry responses.
All’s Fair in Love… But Not War, page 6
The rules that apply on one side must apply to the other [or] they won’t take it anymore.
Looking Into Their Eyes, page 7
…as long as soldiers are blocking the entrance to our city, I will not return their greetings.
This is the last issue of MennoLetter from Jerusalem
I have reached the golden age of 65, bringing my retirement from the church agency relationship I began 18 years ago! I will continue to be based in Jerusalem, and will write about my work next time. - Glenn E. Witmer