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Sabeel Wave of Prayer – Thursday 22nd June 2017

Sabeel Wave of Prayer – Thursday 22nd June 2017 Israeli Occupation forces shot and killed two 18-year-old Palestinians after they attacked and killed an Israeli border policewoman outside the Old City of occupied East Jerusalem. Lord, the people ask how long the streets of Jerusalem will be a battle ground. Why won’t the Israeli occupation end? The decision makers remain silent and unashamed.…

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Friends of Sabeel UK Conference 2017

Hope in the Midst of Hopelessness Friends of Sabeel UK Conference 2017 The Friends of Sabeel UK 2017 conference reflected the wish of the membership to have a series of conferences around the UK with the aim of making the talks and discussions available to as broad a range of members as possible, and to allow more non-members the opportunity…

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Sabeel Wave of Prayer – Thursday 15th June 2017

Sabeel Wave of Prayer – Thursday 15th June 2017 The government of Israel has recently approved thousands of new housing units in illegal settlements in the West Bank, including over 3,000 which are scheduled for ‘immediate construction’. Creator God, the Israeli government continues to illegally grab Palestinian land. We pray that the international community will have the courage to follow up…

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‘Pursuing Justice’ – Morally Responsible Investment in Israel and Palestine

‘Pursuing Justice’ Morally Responsible Investment in Israel and Palestine “Because they lead my people astray, saying ‘Peace’ when there is no peace, and because when a flimsy wall is built, they cover it with whitewash, therefore I tell those who cover it with whitewash that it is going to fall” Ezekiel 13:10-11 Background 2017 marks several significant anniversaries in the…

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Sabeel Wave of Prayer – Thursday 8th June 2017

Sabeel Wave of Prayer – Thursday 8th June 2017 2017 marks many anniversaries in the history of Palestine. This week marks the 50th anniversary of the beginning of Israel’s occupation of East Jerusalem, the West Bank, and the Gaza Strip. Lord, this week we lament 50 years of occupation, which gave birth to so much injustice, suffering, and dispossession for the Palestinian…

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Sabeel International Conference 2017 – Report

Jesus Christ Liberator, Then & Now Report on Sabeel’s 10th International Conference held in March 2017 I have never before been to a conference that was so full of instructive site visits, incredible testimonies from Jews, Christians and Muslims, huge amounts of information, early starts, late nights and little sleep! There was no time to write up blogs or reflect…

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Half a Century of Occupation – What Next?

Sabeel statement commemorating fifty years of occupation Half a Century of Occupation – What Next? On June 5, 2017, Palestinians all around the world will commemorate fifty years of occupation of the West Bank, including East Jerusalem, and the Gaza Strip. Palestinians will remember that these 50 years were only the second stage of the Nakba (catastrophe) of Palestine when…

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Sabeel Wave of Prayer – Thursday 1st June 2017

Sabeel Wave of Prayer – Thursday 1st June 2017 Palestinian political prisoners ended a 40-day hunger strike after the Israeli prison service agreed to meet most of their just and rightful demands. Lord, we confess that we could have done more to stand in solidarity with the Palestinian political prisoners as they demanded their basic rights. We give thanks for…

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Sabeel Wave of Prayer – Thursday 25th May 2017

Sabeel Wave of Prayer – Thursday 25th May 2017 Last Sunday, the Israel prison service evacuated 60 hunger-striking Palestinian political prisoners to hospitals because their medical condition had deteriorated. The Israeli prison service has also moved 592 hunger strikers to infirmaries set up in the prisons for observation. Lord, we give thanks for the steadfastness of the Palestinian prisoners and their…

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Sabeel-Kairos UK Conference schedule 2017

Hope in the Midst of Hopelessness Sabeel-Kairos UK Conference Schedule 3rd-17th June 2017   Saturday 3rd June, 7.30-9.30pm Sabeel-Kairos UK Conference Bath Abbey, Bath, BA1 1LT Bath details ________________________________________ Sunday 4th June, 9.30 and 11.15am Church Services Bath Abbey, Bath, BA1 1LT ________________________________________ Tuesday 6th June, 6.30-9pm Sabeel-Kairos UK Conference The Cafe, St Martin in the Bull Ring, Edgbaston Street,…

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