In today’s reading Isaiah 62:1-12 the prophet shares God’s promise to Israel: “Your grain will no longer be food for your enemies, And foreigners will no longer drink your wine.”
For too long America has supported Israel’s enemies through a Two-State Fantasy. I have criticized President Obama for this twice. Now I find myself for the second time in one week supporting a position of Newt Gingrich: Yes, Palestinians Are an Invented People.
“I will speak out to encourage Jerusalem; I will not be silent until she is saved, And her victory shines like a torch in the night. Jerusalem, the nations will see you victorious!”, writes Isaiah.