Talking Together About the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict and the PCUSA
By Anonymous
June 30, 2012

On Sunday, July 1st, 2012, Auburn Seminary's President the Rev. Dr. Katharine Henderson hosted Talking Together About the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict and the PCUSA at the 220th General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (USA).

Conversation partners included:

  • The Rev. J.C. Austin, Director, Center for Christian Leadership, Auburn Seminary, New York, NY
  • Rabbi Alvin Berkun, Rabbi Emeritus, Tree of Life Congregation in Pittsburgh, PA
  • Elder Nahida Gordon, Professor Emerita Case Western Reserve; Moderator, Middle Eastern Presbyterian Caucus
  • Ms. Rachel Lerner, Vice President, J Street Education Fund, Washington, D.C.
  • The Rev. Ronald Shive, Pastor, First Presbyterian Church of Burlington, NC
  • The Rev. Rick Ufford-Chase, Director, Stony Point Center; Moderator, 216th General Assembly (2004) of the Presbyterian Church (USA)
  • The Rev. Dr. John Wimberly, Pastor, Western Presbyterian Church, Washington, D.C., co-chair, Presbyterians for Middle East Peace
  • The Rev. Raafat Zaki, Transitional Synod Executive, Synod of the Covenant

Moderated by:

  • The Rev. Dr. Frank Yamada, President McCormick Seminary