Skip to comments.Presbyterians narrowly vote to divest from companies used by Israel
Posted on 06/21/2014 7:49:11 PM PDT by Hildy
DETROIT The Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) on Friday became the most prominent religious group in the United States to endorse divestment as a protest against Israeli policies toward Palestinians, voting to sell church stock in three companies whose products Israel uses in the occupied territories.
The General Assembly voted by a razor-thin margin -- 310-303 -- to sell stock in Caterpillar, Hewlett-Packard and Motorola Solutions. Two years ago, the General Assembly rejected a similar divestment proposal by two votes.
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Why do they even pretend to be a church of Jesus Christ anymore?
Horrible news. Disgusting.
Israel must come to terms with the reality that changing demographics and a woeful ignorance of history is resulting in declining support both in the United States and the EU. Obama’s thinly disguised hostile policies toward Israel are not occurring in a political vacuum.
So they hate the Jews but love homosexuality?
Christian should divest themselves of the PCUSA. Are there any Christians still in the PCUSA?
Typical. Anti-Semite bigots.
They have to pretend to be a church of Jesus Christ to keep the cash flowing into the collection plate.
That must be it.
Soon Presby USA will find in the end they divested themselves of Christainity
Presbyterians, they have a policy that embraces the screwing of gays and Jews, just in a different way.
Jesus was asked for comment about this divestment from his birth place. “it’s not my business what they do.” He said. “I haven’t been in that church in years.”
The never were Christians anyway...just a feel good cultivate should merge with the Unitarian Universalist cult.
The never were Christians anyway...just a feel good cult should merge with the Unitarian Universalist cult.
I once worked at a daycare in a Presbyterian church..I left after a few weeks, just something about that face gave me a bad feeling, now I can see my initial reaction was right
So they won’t be buying any Sodastream products? Their loss.
Henceforth they should be treated as muslims by everyone. Every last one of them. If they believe in God, they are needing to leave.
If this was a real Christian church, their money would be going into mission fields instead of the stock market...