France: Jewish And Christian Tombstones Near Paris Vandalized By … Muslim Children
For peaceful purposes. Because we all know how much trouble Jews and Christians can be, even in death. Fortunately, Christ doesn’t need a tombstone to know where those who have died in Him were laid to rest …
1 Corinthians 15:51-52, “Behold, I tell you a mystery: We shall not all sleep, but we shall all be changed — in a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet. For the trumpet will sound, and the dead will be raised incorruptible, and we shall be changed.”
The three children, two of them 11 years old and the third 13, were taken into custody earlier this week and are awaiting a juvenile court judge review of the charges brought against them, the French-language news site JSSNews.com reported last week.
Police sources told JSSNews that the children were from families of Turkish descent.
The vandalism happened at Villiers-le-Bel, a suburb located north of the French capital, amid a wave of attacks against Jewish institutions and individuals in connection with Israel’s actions in Gaza.
In France, nine synagogue have been attacked, eight of them in the Paris region. Some of the attacks occurred after unauthorized protests against Israel turned into riots in which demonstrators hurled stones and firebombs at synagogues and Jewish-owned stores.
Similar incidents occurred in Belgium and the Netherlands, where unidentified individuals hurled three stones into the home of Dutch Chief Rabbi Binyomin Jacobs, smashing his backyard door.” Source – JTA.
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