03 Mar The End of Evangelical Support for Israel?
As we have now reached the point within evangelicalism where conforming to the spirit of the age is far more important than conforming ourselves to the image of Christ, it is not surprising that young evangelicals are embracing the growing trend toward anti-Zionism. I plan on focusing on this issue much more in the days to come.
A mere decade ago, Christian Zionism was seen as an emerging force in American politics. As if out of nowhere, a block of fifty to one hundred million friends of Israel were poised to enter the national debate and safeguard the U.S.-Israel relationship for generations to come. Evangelical love for Israel appeared so solid that the only debate within the Jewish community was whether or not to “accept” it.
Read the very important article by David Brog at the Middle East Quarterly.