By Jspace Staff - August 18, 2015

Originally appeared here in Jspace

Several major African-American churches rallied in Detroit, Michigan this week in support of Israel while evoking the historic black-Jewish alliance of the Civil Rights movement.

Reverend Dr. Edward L. Branch, a member of The Fellowship’s African American Advisory Council reminded his congregation of the rich history of the black-Jewish relationship during a rally.

Pastor Branch, who leads the mega-church Third New Hope Baptist Church in Detroit urged his congregation “to stand with Israel just as the Jewish community stood with us during the Civil Rights movement, as we seek peace for all people in the Middle East.” Read More

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