News Archive

June 2012

Evangelism in Jesus' Hometown
Posted on Friday, June 29, 2012
A campaign by Messianic Jews to reach the residents of Nazareth causes an uproar among the Orthodox, but average Israelis don't see the harm in it
Modern Day Exodus: the Palestinian Christians - Part III
Posted on Thursday, June 28, 2012
Fearful of offending Muslims, mistreated Palestinian Christians vent their frustration at Israel's Jews, though the Jewish state could also do more to help the Christians
Hamas revelation shows why Palestinian state is a bad idea
Posted on Thursday, June 28, 2012
Following release from jail, Hamas operative says group planned to fire missiles at Knesset, Ben Gurion Airport and Tel Aviv; with independent Palestinian state, it still could
Putin: Russia already recognizes 'Palestine'
Posted on Wednesday, June 27, 2012
Russian leader says Moscow recognized Palestinian state long ago, hails Abbas, who has been refusing peace talks with Israel, for being a responsible leader
Modern Day Exodus: the Palestinian Christians - Part II
Posted on Wednesday, June 27, 2012
The Palestinian Authority claims it protects the rights and freedoms of local Christians, but is that the reality on the ground? The truth is that Sharia reigns, and Palestinian Christians are subject to it
Iran VP says Jews responsible for world drug trade
Posted on Wednesday, June 27, 2012
Iranian regime uses International Day against Drug Abuse to forward yet another conspiracy theory blaming the Jews for all the world's problems
Modern Day Exodus: the Palestinian Christians - Part I
Posted on Tuesday, June 26, 2012
Christian populations across the Middle East are shrinking, especially among the Palestinian Arabs, but is Israel to blame? We asked Palestinian Christians to answer that question
Israel on the doorstep of a new Islamic Republic
Posted on Monday, June 25, 2012
Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood has taken the presidency, and while its public pronouncement seem sufficient for Western leaders, the similarities to Iran's revolution cannot be ignored
Gaza rocket hits Israeli school
Posted on Sunday, June 24, 2012
Two more rockets land near public beach, and Israeli man wounded by shrapnel as Gaza assault on southern Israel continues over weekend
Israel social justice protests turn violent
Posted on Sunday, June 24, 2012
Thousands of demonstrators gather in Tel Aviv to renew last year's protest movement, but this time with a violent flare
More than 120 missiles on southern Israel this week
Posted on Friday, June 22, 2012
Encouraged by apparent Muslim Brotherhood win in Egyptian election, Hamas and allied terror groups have escalated the bombardment of southern Israel
Israeli fights off pirates on honeymoon
Posted on Thursday, June 21, 2012
Israeli couple attacked by pirates during honeymoon off coast of Africa; husband fights back, suffers severe hand injuries
Southern Israel under heavy fire, 11 wounded
Posted on Wednesday, June 20, 2012
More than 50 rockets and mortar shells pound southern Israel over on Tuesday and Wednesday; 11 border policemen wounded in one attack; army officials say situation likely to escalate
Israeli miracle in the Colombian desert
Posted on Wednesday, June 20, 2012
Israeli experts help Colombian farmers achieve a world-first: growing potatoes in the desert; Colombians declare the successful project nothing short of a miracle
Report: Israel moves tanks to Egypt border
Posted on Tuesday, June 19, 2012
Deployment is part of effort to protect crews hastily building new border fence, but the move and the apparent election of an Islamist president in Egypt portend a hostile future
Israel condemns mosque attack in Samaria
Posted on Tuesday, June 19, 2012
Light fire damage to mosque near Ramallah in apparent "price tag" attack by Jewish extremists angered by government's readiness to uproot Jewish residents of Samaria
Israel-Egypt border continues to heat up
Posted on Monday, June 18, 2012
Israeli killed by Egyptian terrorist squad; responding IDF soldiers kill two terrorists, go on manhunt for remaining infiltrators; DM Barak insists that new Egyptian president get control of Sinai
Romney seeks Christian vote with support for Israel
Posted on Monday, June 18, 2012
Republican candidate says when it comes to Israel, he will do the opposite of Obama, who is accused of having trashed US-Israel relations; plurality of Israelis agree
Egyptian missile fire hits southern Israel
Posted on Sunday, June 17, 2012
Two medium-range missiles hit targets in southern Israel as Egyptians go to the polls to elect their new president; Israeli officials fear attack is sign of things to come
Egypt faces new revolution after political shake-up
Posted on Friday, June 15, 2012
Egyptian High Court dissolves Muslim Brotherhood-controlled parliament, but clears Mubarak-affiliated candidate to run for presidency; public fumes
Poll: Most Israelis support settlements
Posted on Thursday, June 14, 2012
Annual survey shows slight rise in the number of Israelis who support Jewish presence in so-called 'West Bank'; most see Jewish settlements as necessary security belt
Gaza terrorist sniper pins down Jewish farmer
Posted on Thursday, June 14, 2012
Regional officials say such attacks on local farmers and civilians are a daily occurrence, urge the government to take stronger action
Israel: Jesus was not born in Palestine!
Posted on Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Israel works feverishly to prevent Palestinian Authority from officially registering Bethlehem's Church of the Nativity as belonging to 'Palestine'
Jewish, Arab believers meet for true reconciliation in Jerusalem
Posted on Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Arab Christians from all around Israel meet with Messianic Jews in Jerusalem for a time of deep, genuine fellowship and reconciliation
Time for 'financial Zionism', urges Israeli basketball star
Posted on Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Israel's American-born 'Mr. Basketball' says Israelis and their supporters abroad must combat the global boycott movement by buying Israeli goods, for the sake of Israeli small businesses
Anti-Semitic graffiti scrawled at Yad Vashem
Posted on Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Suspected Orthodox Jewish anti-Zionists deface Holocaust memorial, say Jewish Zionists are actually thankful for what Hitler did to their people
Famous Bar Mitzvahs: Muhammed Ali's grandson and David Arquette
Posted on Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Ali, a former Christian, raised his daughter as a Muslim, but recently her son chose the path of Judaism; and actor David Arquette is finally bar mitzvah'd, 28 years late
Jewish Perspectives on the New Testament: The Withered Fig Tree
Posted on Monday, June 11, 2012
Much of the New Testament has been misunderstood because its Jewish context has been stripped away over the centuries. What did Jesus' rebuke of the fruitless fig tree really mean?
Muslim Brotherhood eyes Jerusalem as Egyptians choose next president
Posted on Sunday, June 10, 2012
Win for Muslim Brotherhood candidate in presidential vote would mean Jerusalem to become Egypt's new capital, says prominent Muslim cleric
Poll: Most Arabs want to live in Israel
Posted on Thursday, June 07, 2012
Once again survey shows that large majority of local Arabs do not agree with efforts to paint them as oppressed and living under apartheid; in fact, few would chose to live anywhere else
Report: Obama now unsure Palestinians even want peace
Posted on Wednesday, June 06, 2012
In meeting with Jewish leaders, Obama says he's now not convinced Palestinian leadership wants genuine peace, insists American continues to favor Israel in confict
Far fewer 'Palestinian refugees' than claimed
Posted on Wednesday, June 06, 2012
New survey commissioned by US Congress shows there are no more than 30,000 people that can today be reasonably labeled as 'Palestinian refugees'
Will Netanyahu again split the Likud?
Posted on Tuesday, June 05, 2012
As coalition tension heats up over planned evacuation of Jewish homes in Samaria, politicians and pundits fear Netanyahu may repeat Sharon's division of the Likud
Muslim Brotherhood must not control Egypt, warns presidential candidate
Posted on Monday, June 04, 2012
Secular presidential candidate Ahmed Shafiq warns that Brotherhood election win will threaten Christians and bring Egypt back into direct conflict with Israel
Even more oil and gas discovered off Israeli coast
Posted on Monday, June 04, 2012
Another Israeli company announces the discovery of yet another large, commercially-viable natural gas and oil field off Israel's Mediterranean coast
Netanyahu under fire for ordering demolition of Jewish homes
Posted on Sunday, June 03, 2012
Netanyahu decides to uphold questionable Supreme Court ruling that five Jewish homes in an established Samarian town must be torn down due to Palestinian land claims
Gaza threatens to heat up after Israeli soldier killed
Posted on Friday, June 01, 2012
IDF soldier, terrorist infiltrator killed during shootout along Gaza border; Islamic Jihad says it was trying to abduct another Israeli soldier; Israel, Palestinians exchange artillery fire

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