RUSSELS/CAIRO (Reuters) – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu took his case to Europe to ask allies to join the United States in recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, but met a firm rebuff from EU foreign ministers who saw the move as a blow against the peace process.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, meanwhile, took his own case to Egypt on Monday and was expected to fly to Turkey for a meeting of Muslim countries this week, cementing support from leaders who say the U.S. move was a dire error… more
No matter how many times I read other countries believing it is their job to control Israel and Jerusalem, it still boggles the mind. It is like the world said, yes, Jews may have land and become a nation. We will all pretend Israel is a sovereign nation but we are going to keep control of your every move. Still the only voice that matters is ignored;
Psalm 132:13 NASB For the Lord has chosen Zion; He has desired it for His habitation. 14 “This is My resting place forever; Here I will dwell, for I have desired it.
Psalm 87:1 NASB His foundation is in the holy mountains. 2 The Lord loves the gates of Zion
More than all the other dwelling places of Jacob. 3 Glorious things are spoken of you,
O city of God.
Yahweh, the God of Israel owns Jerusalem and He will dwell there forever.