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airstart Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 2:51 AM
Has any one read Ezekiel 37, 38,39? This prophecy is being full filled before our very eyes. The US should support the only democracy in the middle east (and our only true friends in the region) I might add, however Israel don't need our protection, but we need them as friends more than any of the EU, or OPEC jerks. I would encourage all Bible believers to read and heed, even if your,re just a novice.
AmericanLiberal Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 10:18 AM
That's the problem. Our middle-east policy has been driven by the Bible, and that is a very stupid, very unreal way to engage the world.

At the American Israeli Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) Conference in 2008, then-Senator Obama stood before thousands of pro-Israel Americans and declared what appeared to be support for Israel. He explained that “the bond between Israel and the United States is rooted in more than our shared national interest; it’s rooted in the shared values and shared stories of our people.”

As the only beacon of democracy in the Middle East and the one unique example of a country in the region that allows freedom of speech and religion—as well as women’s rights—Israel has long been one of the U.S.’s strongest...