Muslim and Arab hostility toward Israel and Jews was downplayed and ignored while Jewish wrongdoing was highlighted. Palestinian violence was depicted as an attempt to achieve sovereignty, and not as an attempt to deny the Jews their right to sovereignty. Palestinians’ actions were explained; Israelis’ actions were condemned.
When presented with evidence of James M. Wall’s factual errors, the publication declined to correct them.
Eventually some people in mainline churches started to realize that these overtures were causing more damage to mainline Protestantism than they were to Israel.
The crimes of The Christian Century continue unabated.