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Archbishop Tutu Palestine-Israel

Tutu 2: Jews and Arabs

In his heart, Palestine has a special place .  He comes out of retirement in December 2017 to say: “God is weeping over President Trump’s inflammatory and discriminatory recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.  Those who claim divine rights..to physical property..are false prophets….”  (from here). He complains about Jewry’s ‘monopoly of the Holocaust’, and tells them that they aren’t being sufficiently forgiving to those who did it to…

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Anglicanism Archbishop Tutu South Africa

Archbishop Tutu 1: humanistic chuckling Anglicanism

Before saying what it is about him that puts my teeth on edge, let me say that all the impressions one gets are that he does have astonishing gifts, given in bud by God but developed by himself. He started life in a black township, hauling himself up, turning back again and again because of racial obstacles, and trying something new (from here). Finally he rose like Moses, given the…

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