With the U.S. preoccupied with the presidential election, few Americans might have noticed the recent monumental developments within Lebanon. According to Barry Rubin, one of the most insightful Middle East analysts today, we all might one day look back on those developments with alarm.
What would Muslims do if the Koran were burned? Or what would world reaction be by Jews if the Torah went up in flames? Well just last week here in Israel, New Testaments, the book revered by Christians worldwide, were rounded up and burned.
Prayer will be a major focus in Israel this weekend. Three significant events are taking place.