A “Jesusland” map is making the rounds. Somehow, it’s not the name of a Christian theme park.
He insisted a tweeter meant to write “Calvary,” a public display of Christ’s crucifixion.
Less common answers included Moses, Abraham and Jerry Seinfeld.
“The Palestinians’ connection to the Land of Israel is nothing compared to the 4,000 year connection that the Jewish people have with the land.”
She added that there is no contradiction between Jesus being both Jewish and Palestinian.
“I have a better insight into what He went through for us, partly because of that experience,” King said, explaining the backlash.
Children were encouraged to beat the figure, and there were some anti-Semitic cries, such as “Five more hits for wanting compensation from Poland.”
Thousands of Christians are learning Torah from Jews online, in classes and in the Israeli parliament. It’s increasingly common, and controversial.
It is a common practice among Hasidic Jews to abstain from studying the Torah on Christmas Eve.
“We have a ring inscribed with the name Pilate and the personal connection just cries out.”