Oct. 2023: Hamas and Israel War

Stand in the G.A.P. Report

Read the Stand in the G.A.P. Report to learn more about the efforts of Churches for Middle East Peace (CMEP) since October 7, 2023.

This publication includes information about what has occurred since October 7th, 2023, as well as events that have been confirmed but not yet completed as of December 1st, 2023.

While we continue to cry out for a ceasefire and pursue peace we want to say thank you for the support and increased engagement from so many.

*A full Annual Report of CMEP’s 2022-23 program year can be anticipated in the first quarter of 2024.

Oct. 2023: Hamas and Israel War

CMEP Staff have compiled the following document in the days since the Hamas and Israel war began on Saturday morning, October 7, 2023. It outlines the unfolding of the war, names issues, provides a summary of key events, links to related statements written by and/or endorsed by CMEP, and additional biography of resources.