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A new ‘axis of evil’

"A new ‘axis of evil’" Continued...

Adeeb Awad of the National Evangelical Synod of Syria and Lebanon, said the panelists were “not here to beg aid for my country or our churches.” He instead read 1 Corinthians 4:9-13, where Paul writes of “apostles on display at the end of the procession, like those condemned to die in the arena.”

“We accept to be marked for destruction, if it comes from Paul’s mouth,” Awad said. “But we do not accept to be marked for destruction by terrorists coming from 83 countries, sent, funded, and armed by Saudi Arabia, Turkey, and Qatar. We cannot accept that.”

Mindy Belz
Mindy Belz

Mindy travels to the far corners of the globe as senior editor of WORLD Magazine and lives with her family in the mountains of western North Carolina. Follow Mindy on Twitter @mcbelz.


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