Blessed are the Peacemakers…

…for they shall be called the children of God.

Photo: They chose reconciliation over revenge. #makepeaceNOTE: This is actually a picture of Rabbi Dr. Yakov Nagen and Sheik Ibrahim Abu-el Hawa at peace manifestation called Jerusalem Hug in June 2013. NOT as captioned. We are leaving this up to clarify....and because it's a beautiful image of reconciliation. Here's a story of reconcilation from the recent tragic killings:

Believe or not, one FB reader looked at this and his takeaway was “Interesting choice of phrase – the Palestinian teenager was murdered while the Israeli teenager was just slain.”  If that is your response to this heartbreaking photo, you are part of the problem.