(Times of Israel) Christian clergy in New York City want to close the gap between those who do and those who don't – support Israel, that is.
Prominent Christian leaders across the city have been busy speaking at pro-Israel rallies, meeting with the Israel Consul-General, and penning opinion pieces for newspapers and magazines. For these clergy supporting Israel means standing for religious freedom and democracy in the Middle East.
They have cause for concern: According to the Pew Research Center, support for Israel among American youth has decreased. Of Americans aged 18 through 29, some 29 percent blame Israel for the conflict in Gaza. while 18% blame Hamas. That compares with 53% of Americans 65 and older who blame Hamas, and only 15% who blame Israel.
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