Erlent | Morgunbla­i­ | 05.09.2001 | 05:55

"Jer˙salem er mi­punktur heimsins"


Frß vinstri: EirÝkur Sigurbj÷rnsson, Dr. David Tel-Tsur og Gu­mundur Írn Ragnarsson

"┴ vegum sjˇnvarpsst÷­varinnar Omega er staddur hÚr ß landi dr. David Tel-Tsur (3.f.v.), sem er rabbÝni gy­ingasafna­ar Ý Ma┤aleh Adumim, landnemabygg­ gy­inga austur af Je˙salem. ┴ bla­amannrafundi ß Grand Hˇtel ReykjavÝk Ý gŠr, ■ar sem ßsamt Tel-Tsur (Ý mi­ju) voru mŠttir sr. Gu­mundur Írn Ragnarsson (t.h.), EirÝkur Sigurbj÷rnsson, sjˇnvarpsstjˇri Omega (t.v.), og Ëlafur Jˇhannsson, forma­ur fÚlagsins ZÝon - vinir ═srael, skřr­i gesturinn frß sinni sřn ß ßstandi­ Ý ═srael n˙ ß d÷gum.

Sag­ist Tel-Tsur vilja koma ■eim bo­skap til ═slendinga, a­ tr˙a­ fˇlk hÚrlendis Štti a­ hafa Ý huga a­ Jes˙s Kristur hef­i veri­ gy­ingur, af "Gu­s ˙tv÷ldu ■jˇ­". Kanaansland, ═srael, vŠri land hinnar "Gu­s ˙tv÷ldu ■jˇ­ar" og Jer˙salem mi­punktur heimsins. "

  

English translation from the newspaper Morgunbladid:

"Jerusalem is the center of the Earth."

Here is now a vistitor in this country, at the Omega Television, dr. David Tel-Tsur, which is a rabbi in a jewish congregation in the town of Ma' aleh Adumim. The town is a jewish settlement east of Jerusalem. On a press conference on Grand Hotel Reykjavik, yesterday, where with Tel-Tsur (middle), there were pastor Gudmundur Írn Ragnarsson (to the right), Eirikur Sigurbjornsson, the manager of Omega Television (to the left) and Olafur Johannsson, the chairman of the Zion - friends of Israel movement. The guest, explained his view of the situation in Israel today.

Tel-Tsur said that he wished to tell icelanders, that Christian believers in Iceland should bear in mind, that Jesus Christ was a Jew, from "Gods chosen nation."  The land of Kanaan, is the land of "Gods chosen nation" and Jerusalem is the center of the Earth.