Does God Play Favorites?

 

DOES GOD PLAY FAVORITES?

 

God’s Unique Relationship With Israel

 

by

Jim Gerrish

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Copyright © 2000, 2003 by Cornerstone Publishing

PO Box 26654

Minneapolis, MN 55426

Cornerstone@usfamily.net

First Printing – June, 2000

Second Printing – March, 2003

Newly revised electronic edition – 2007

All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing from the publisher,
except in case of brief quotations in critical reviews or articles.

Original book cover design – Rich Busch

Original photo montage – Carl & Karen Johnson

All scripture quotations in this publication are from the Holy Bible, New International Version.

Library of Congress Card Number: 00-105066

ISBN: 0-9623950-4-8

CP- 2000

Original publication printed in United States of America

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This book is dedicated to my wife, Betsy, who has given me her faithful love and support for the last fifty-one years, and who has
helped me immensely in all states of manuscript preparation.

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I am extremely grateful to Carl Johnson, the original publisher, who has given his permission to make this free electronic version
available.


CONTENTS

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Acknowledgements and Introduction

1 Israel’s Amazing Uniqueness

2 Are the Jews Really Special?

3 Seven Scenes from Holy History

4 The Rise of Islam, Its Impact Upon Israel and the Church

5 The Lie of the Land, or How to Steal a Heritage

6 A Feisty Little Nation is Reborn

7 Christians in Search of Their Roots

8 Jesus Before He Became a Gentile

9 How Did a Nice Jewish Church Become Gentile?

10 The Sickness of Anti-Semitism

11 Blessing or Cursing!

12 Is the Messiah Himself Restoring Israel?

13 Christians Remember Zion

14 Lessons for Gentile Christians and Churches

15 Is God a Zionist?

16 Is the Devil Angry Over Jerusalem?

17 God’s Final Chapter

Historical Time Line

Bibliography