American-christian Three-day Parley Discusses Various Aspects of Palestine Issue
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American-christian Three-day Parley Discusses Various Aspects of Palestine Issue

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A three-day conference of the American Christian Palestine Committee, which was attended by more than 100 delegates from 25 states, concluded here today after hearing reports on various aspects of the current Palestine situation.

The delegates–among whom were included college presidents professors, judges, clergyman and other communal leaders–considered reports by Dr. Henry A. Atkinson, director of the Church Peace Union; Rev. Karl Baehr, executive secretary of the American Christian Palestine committee; Rabbi Philip S. Bernstein, former advisor on Jewish affairs to the U.S. command in Europe; Maj. Wellesley Aron, of Jerusalem and others.

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