Christianity

Church of Norway, an enemy of Israel

lifted from dagen.no Reacting to criticism of Israel at confirmation camp Monday 27 October 2014, kl. 7:39 Updated: Monday 27 October 2014, kl. 7:45 Ove Eikje ISRAEL CRITICISM A father reacted strongly to the pastor Tor Øystein Vaaland (pictured) brought…

Calling the Bishops bluff

Back in 2005, when the current Bishop of Borg, Atle Sommerfeldt was the Secretary General of the Norwegian Church Aid, he not only approved of, but actively engaged in a long list of anti-Israel demonstrations. When challenged by the Norwegian Pentecostal…

bits from Norwegian media on Israel this last week

INNOVATION: WHAT CAN NORWAY LEARN FROM THE ISRAELI ENTREPRENEURIAL MODEL? Civita.no, No stated author Civita breakfast meeting Tuesday October 14th 8.00-9.30 am In his bestseller book, START-UP NATION, author Saul Singer addresses how it is that Israel – a country of 7.1 million, in…

Jews and Israel in the news

various sources:   Aftenposten’s editorial on 2013 10 25 is on anti-Semitism, in full: A EUROPEAN SHAME 75 years after the Kristallnacht large numbers of European Jews are still living in fear.   Many dare not use Jewish symbols. Anti-Semite personal…

A Dickensian tale….

It is Christmas, so Norwegian priests are busy spreading their gospel. Live must be deliciously simple when all your problems are one dimensional. On his next trip to Jerusalem, I shall be happy to take the Vickar Vaaland along to…