As has been pointed out by many observers, Orthodox and extremist Jews have nothing but contempt for Christianity, and the Talmud contains many hateful references to Jesus Christ, such as His being boiled in excrement.
Israel’s main benefactor, the United States, is still majority Christian. So why would Jews of any stripe desecrate Christian graves like this and bite the hand that feeds them?
And why do Fundamentalist Christians espouse the Zionist cause when the Jewish religion is so obviously opposed to them? Judaism and Zionism are interchangeable within this particular context.
Unlike the Jewish and Muslim religions, Christianity is the only one to uphold peace, and to not require submission from all others. This places us at a severe disadvantage in our dealings with them.
We are way overdue to adopt an “eye-for-an-eye” attitude for a while, rather than suffering through this wimpy “turn-the-other-cheek” routine.
We should be pacifists when people stop attacking us and our Christian symbols, and not a second before.
Muslim, Christian graves in Jaffa defaced with racist slogans in suspected ‘price tag’ attack
Adjacent cemeteries in South Tel Aviv desecrated with graffiti saying ‘Death to Arabs’ over the Yom Kippur holiday.
Barak Ravid, Avi Issacharoff and Chaim Levinson
October 8th, 2011
Two cemeteries in Jaffa were desecrated on Friday, the eve of Yom Kippur, when headstones were smashed and racist slogans were spray-painted on graves. The two cemeteries, one Muslim and the other Christian, were vandalized by graffiti that said “Death to the Arabs”, and “Price Tag”, Channel 10 reported.
President of the Islamic Movement in Jaffa, Sheikh Ahme Abu Ajwa, said, “This is an attempt by extremists to incite the Arab masses,” calling for calm. United Arab List-Ta’al party leader MK Ibrahim Sarsur called upon the perpetrators, whoever they may be, “to end the racist attacks.”
Recently, there have been numerous attacks on Muslim places of worship in Israel and the West Bank.
A mosque was burned in the Galilee Bedouin village of Tuba-Zangariyya on Sunday night. The entire interior of the mosque went up in flames, causing heavy damage, and holy books inside the mosque were burned. Graffiti with the words “price tag” was found on the wall of the mosque.
A mosque in the West Bank village of Qusra, south of Nablus, was set on fire in early September. According to Palestinian sources, a group of settlers arrived at the village mosque at approximately 3 A.M., threw burning tires toward it, and broke several of its windows.
That attack occurred only hours after Israel security forces evacuated buildings in the Jewish settlement of Migron.
A suspected ‘price tag’ attack took place in Maghayer village near Ramallah in June. An initial investigation showed that Jewish settlers rolled burning tires into the mosque, which caused some rugs to catch fire. The mosque was also sprayed with graffiti.
The village is located near the Alei Ayin outpost, where the Israeli security forces demolished illegal structures the week previous.
In December 2009, a mosque was torched in the West Bank village of Yasuf, and Jewish settlers were suspected in the attack. In that attack, it was alleged that the perpetrators were angry over the 10-month construction freeze on Jewish settlements in the West Bank.
According to the Shin Bet, the right-wing extremists no longer appear to need a “trigger” to take action, while the targets of the violence are also widening – military vehicles at an IDF base near Ramallah have been vandalized, and threatening graffiti has been sprayed onto the apartment door of a left-wing activist.
Attacks on Arabs and their property are carried out when the opportunity arises, the Shin Bet officials added.
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