The Epicenter 2010 Conference of Christian supporters of Israel opens Friday night and runs to Saturday night at the Kimmel Performing Arts Center in Philadelphia. The conference will include panels on subjects including the Gaza flotillas, Israel-U.S. relations and Israel's status in the world, among others. It will include a demonstration of support for the commandos who took part in Israel's interception of a Turkish ship trying to break the naval blockade of Gaza.
Addressing the conference on Saturday will be Deputy Prime Minister Moshe Ya'alon, who will then take part in a question and answer session led by Joel Rosenberg, author ofThe Last Jihad, The Last Days, The Ezekiel Option, The Copper Scroll, Epicenter: How the Current Rumblings in the Middle East Will Change Your World, Dead Heat, and Inside the Revolution. Also addressing the gathering via a video link will be Mosab Hassan Yousef, the son of Hamas founder Sheikh Hassan Youssef, who became a critic of the terror group.
Next year's conference is slated for Jerusalem.