Foundational myths of Zionism: An inquiry into the light of sacred text

Khan Mubasshir
2015 Philosophical Papers and Reviews  
Zionist movement is based on some historical and religious myths. They propagate that Palestine is their ancestor's home and the entire Holy Land was promised to them as a covenant between Abraham and God and they are the sole legitimate heirs of Abraham. They say that this covenant was unconditional and the Holy Land would be given to them whatever they may do. But when we examine their claims in the light of sacred texts we find that not only the Jews are offsprings of Abraham but also
more » ... ham but also Muslims are the legitimate heirs of Abraham. A lot of verses also show that the covenant was conditional and because of their crimes Jews were expelled from that covenant.
doi:10.5897/ppr2014.0115 fatcat:2yrijdnhmzebjeki7vlrnztzv4