Church of Scotland Shreds Bible, Canonizes Palestinian ‘Scripture’

Over at the Gatestone Institute:

The Kirk has committed theological suicide in order to promote political inanities. The former Church of Scotland is defunct; the Church of Latter Day Scots has taken over the premises.

At its recent General Assembly (May 18-24, 2013), the Church of Scotland adopted a pro-Palestinian tract entitled The Inheritance of Abraham? Its Preface admits that a previous version “caused worry and concern in parts of the Jewish Community in Israel and beyond” and offers “clarification.” The clarification is mere window-dressing, but that is beside the point. It is rather “parts of the Christian Community in Scotland and beyond” that should be worried and concerned. To judge from the amateurish theological absurdities in this document, which passed through all the relevant levels of the bureaucracy up to the General Assembly, the whole Kirk is adrift. It has abandoned a glorious past for a dubious future.

We shall look at those absurdities in a moment, but first consider the dire situation of the Kirk…

It’s long but well worth a read! To do so, click here.

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One thought on “Church of Scotland Shreds Bible, Canonizes Palestinian ‘Scripture’

  1. but first consider the dire situation of the Kirk…

    but first consider the plight of the Palestinian people…dispossessed in their own land.

    May God grant them along with the Jewishpeople full justice, self determination and salvation. May God convict the hearts of the vile racists on the fringe of both peoples.

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