World Evangelical Alliance reaffirms commitment to Jewish evangelism

AP, Oct. 12, 2002

WHEATON, Ill. (AP) — The World Evangelical Alliance is taking issue with an August report from U.S. a declaration defending Jewish evangelism that was written in 1989 by 16 theologians from nine nations.

One of those theologians, the Rev. J.I. Packer, an Anglican teaching at Regent College in Vancouver, British Columbia, endorsed the reaffirmation. “Sharing Jesus Christ with our Jewish friends is as important a task as ever it was,” he said.

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