Palestine’s bid to the UN

As many of you know, Palestine is submitting a bid at the UN General Assembly on Thursday, 11/29/2012 to become an observer member state in the UN.

The presiding bishop of the ELCA, Rev Mark Hanson, is in support of Palestine’s bid and has sent a letter to president Barack Obama asking that the US support Palestine’s bid to upgrade its status.

Click here to read bishop Mark’s letter.