ELCA Presiding Bishop and LWF President Mark Hanson meets Palestinian, Israeli Government Leaders - elca
Israel's Minister of the Interior, Ophir Paz-Pines, seated at head of table, hosted LWF leaders at a brief meeting at his offices Sept. 5 in Jerusalem.  With Paz-Pines are, from left, Bishop Munib Younan, LWF vice president and ELCA Presiding Bishop and LWF President Mark Hanson.  The LWF leaders visited a variety of Israeli and Palestinian political leaders in the region during the LWF Council meeting in Jerusalem and Bethlehem Aug. 31-Sept. 6.

Israel's Minister of the Interior, Ophir Paz-Pines, seated at head of table, hosted LWF leaders at a brief meeting at his offices Sept. 5 in Jerusalem. With Paz-Pines are, from left, Bishop Munib Younan, LWF vice president and ELCA Presiding Bishop and LWF President Mark Hanson. The LWF leaders visited a variety of Israeli and Palestinian political leaders in the region during the LWF Council meeting in Jerusalem and Bethlehem Aug. 31-Sept. 6.