Eric Alterman reports on the fallout—and why the chosen people should not be shaking in their boots.
But who are these warriors so willing to deploy their Caps Lock keys in the name of their chosen people?
In it, he chose to double down on his original claim that Barack Obama has a special problem with the chosen people.
And all this is not of God's arbitrary commanding, but is in the very essence of God's loving covenanting with his chosen people.
The history of the chosen people was ransacked for precedents.
Clearly, at a time when all the chosen people were Wandering Jews they would dance all they knew how.
The God of the Hebrews declared them to be his chosen people.
Again he failed, and his chosen people were captured by the Egyptians and enslaved for four hundred years.
They are as near 'God's chosen people' as any I have ever seen.
In vain did the latter plead its privileges as the chosen people of Jahveh, and seek to atone for its guilt by endless sacrifices.
A term applied to the Jews. According to the Old Testament, God chose the descendants of Abraham through the line of Isaac and Jacob — the ancestors of today's Jews — as the people through whom he would reveal himself to the world. God therefore freed them from slavery in Egypt and led them into the Promised Land.