Wednesday, March 5, 2008

WCC: Statement condemning the attacks on civilians in the Gaza strip and in Israel

From the World Council of Churches: "Indiscriminate attacks are causing deep sorrow and outrage among churches and citizens in the Occupied Palestinian Territories, in Israel, and around the world. Meanwhile, the path to peace stands open but empty. It is especially incumbent on governments using or allowing the use of overwhelming military power to turn away from violence and oppression and take responsibility for negotiating a justice and lasting peace."

Read the entire statement here >