Recent Messages

[Action] Now is the time to end the Israeli-Palestinian conflict!

March 3, 2015 - 5:23pm
Go to go.cmep.org/RealPeaceNow now to help make peace happen! Dear Friend, If you heard today's speech by Prime Minister Netanyahu, you know that now, more than ever, we cannot let past failures determine our hope in a better future! Even in these days of Lent we look toward the hope of East

[CMEP Bulletin] No PA Tax Revenue = Unpaid Bills = No Power

February 27, 2015 - 12:37pm
No PA Tax Revenue = Unpaid Bills = No Power Normal *Power Shut Off to Palestinian Cities* Electric power was shut off [ http://www.timesofisrael.com/pmo-we-told-electric-company-not-to-cut-palestinian-power/?can_id=3c168118e42f930a7299bac41ab58605 ] to Nablus and Jenin for 45 minutes on Monday

[Action] Now is the time to end the Israeli-Palestinian conflict!

February 25, 2015 - 2:35pm
Go to go.cmep.org/RealPeaceNow now to help make peace happen! Dear Friend, Too many people have already died and continue to suffer because of occupation and war. As Christians living beyond the reach of this violence, we must never give up hope or silence our own voices in pursuit of peace

[CMEP Bulletin] Security Today. Tomorrow?

February 20, 2015 - 11:15am
*Security Today. Tomorrow?* *United Nations * Martin Indyk, US special envoy [ http://www.jpost.com/Arab-Israeli-Conflict/Indyk-Get-ready-for-UNSC-resolution-proposed-not-by-Palestinians-but-intl-community-391188?elq=db84541cbcbb4a499fc38e0217346667&elqCampaignId=4546 ] to last year's failed Is

[CMEP Bulletin] Demolishing Area C Homes

February 13, 2015 - 11:10am
*Demolishing Area C Homes* *House Demolitions* Over 400 Rabbis [ http://rhr.org.il/eng/2015/02/over-400-rabbis-from-around-the-world-call-on-prime-minister-netanyahu-to-stop-administrative-home-demolitions/ ] have signed a letter released February 3rd in response to Israeli government opposition

[CMEP Bulletin] US Questions Aid to Palestinians

February 6, 2015 - 10:45am
*US Questions Aid to Palestinians* Palestinian girl outsider her home in a Gaza City graveyard where her family lives due to a lack of housing (Yasser Qudiah) **Congress Questions US Aid to the Palestinian Authority* The FY15 Consolidated Appropriations bill [ https://www.congress.gov/bill/

[CMEP Bulletin] State Debate Continues

January 23, 2015 - 10:45am
*State Debate Continues* *International Criminal Court – Preliminary Examination* The Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) opened a preliminary examination [ http://www.icc-cpi.int/en_menus/icc/press%20and%20media/press%20releases/Pages/pr1083.aspx ] into the situation in Palesti

[CMEP Bulletin] Political Finger Pointing = No Gaza Reconstruction

January 16, 2015 - 11:00am
____________________________________________ Formed in 1984, Churches for Middle East Peace (www.cmep.org) is a coalition of 22 national church denominations and organizations, including Catholic, Orthodox and Protestant traditions. It works to encourage U.S. government policies that actively promo

[CMEP Bulletin] No More Status Quo

January 9, 2015 - 11:00am
*No More Status Quo* *UN Security Council Vote* Jordan submitted an Arab League endorsed Palestinian resolution to the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) [ http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/12/31/us-mideast-palestinians-un-idUSKBN0K81CR20141231?utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_