Despite violence, Jews, Palestinians
continue to gather in the Holy Land and
Saturday, 11 November 2006
A Thursday in November, 2006, the
In a small town on the leading edge of Life, 150 attendees install their new president and vice-president.
A woman Jewish rabbi and a male Muslim Palestinian took the reigns together, there in eastern
Friday, the next night 85 Muslims, Christians and Jews of all ages gathered in a large circle filling a Protestant church.
The theme was "Dialogue:
They did just that -- communicating their Stories, being heard with a new quality of listening -- with some guidance from the traveling Jewish-Palestinian Dialogue exemplars from the coast.
Saturday, Shabbat services in the synagogue concluded the weekend with stories of the Oseh Shalom ~Sanea al-Salam Family Peacemakers Camp -- http://traubman.igc.org/camp2006.htm -- and other Palestinian-Jewish camp programs that are transforming people and relationships.
PHOTOS of the
ON THE BORDER BETWEEN ISRAEL AND PALESTINE
All Nations Cafe gathered Jews and Palestinians for a small summer family camp at the spring of Ein Haniya near
Even during the violence in Lebanon and Gaza, friends from the West Bank,
October, 2006, they joined a Middle East gathering in
They joined others from
There were participants came from Karame, an Arab youth center in
There was special interest in supportive relationships between Germans, Israelis and Palestinians.
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