Is it safe to visit Israel? A few thoughts.

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(Washington, D.C.) — As the Hamas rocket war against Israel continues into its 10th day, I’m being asked by pastors and other Christians whether it’s safe to visit Israel right now, or even to take a tour group over there.

Here are a few thoughts:

  • First and foremost, this is a matter for prayer — ask the Lord for wisdom according to James 1:5, and He will give you His answer. “If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask of God, who gives to all generously and without reproach, and it will be given to him.”
  • If you don’t feel peace about going, that’s fine. If the Lord doesn’t give you the green light to go, don’t.
  • That said, if the Lord does…

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