News Archive

April 2013

Palestinian terrorist stabs Jewish man to death
Posted on Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Killer was released from an Israeli jail just six months ago; Jewish residents of Samaria explode in rage over attack, riot near Palestinian village
Messiah at the Ma'avar
Posted on Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Israel's detractors speak of 'Christ at the Checkpoint' putting Jesus in the position of the Palestinians, but the truth is He can also be found on the Israeli side of that equation
Israel Festival set to open in Jerusalem
Posted on Tuesday, April 30, 2013
52nd annual Israel Festival will feature performances by top Israeli and international artists at historic venues across Jerusalem
Abbas: Palestinians who kill Jews cannot be punished
Posted on Monday, April 29, 2013
Palestinian leader repeats his demand that Israel cannot punish Arabs who kill Jews, must release all jailed terrorists for the sake of peace; European and US leaders support this position
Report: Israel bombs Syrian chemical weapons base
Posted on Monday, April 29, 2013
Free Syrian Army says Israeli warplanes bombed Syrian chemical weapons plant before rebels could get their hands on the goods
Israeli expert: Iran has crossed nuclear red line
Posted on Monday, April 29, 2013
Iran's nuclear program has already crossed "red line" set by Israel, and the Islamic Republic can now build an atomic bomb within a month or two of deciding to do so
Bonfires aplenty as Israel marks Lag B'Omer
Posted on Sunday, April 28, 2013
Israelis celebrate extra-biblical festival, but the holiday continues to be a source of debate and controversy among Israeli believers in Yeshua
Israel hits Gaza in response to rocket fire
Posted on Sunday, April 28, 2013
Number of rocket attacks from Gaza again on the rise. IDF officials vow they won't allow return to days before last major Gaza operation
Israel cares for crippled Gaza boy rejected by parents
Posted on Friday, April 26, 2013
Israel Today's heart-rending interview with the grandfather and doctors of a little Gaza boy who lost his limbs to disease and was subsequently rejected by nearly his whole family
Standard of living for Arabs in Israel in a 'different league'
Posted on Friday, April 26, 2013
Interesting article carried by Arab media highlights Bedouin Arab army trackers as 'gatekeepers' of the Jewish state, shows that Arabs have high standard of living in Israel
Arab Paramedic to the Rescue
Posted on Wednesday, April 24, 2013
'I cry when no one is looking,' says top Israeli Arab paramedic on treating Jewish civilians wounded or killed by Palestinian terrorists
Palestinian Museum: 200 years of history?
Posted on Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Palestinians to open a museum claiming their national history goes back at least 200 years, but is that what all Arabs in the region actually believe?
A second Passover for those who missed the first
Posted on Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Israelis mark the lesser known "second Passover" prescribed by the Bible for those who had to miss the first celebration of the biblical festival
No response to Syria's use of chemical weapons; Israel worried
Posted on Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Israeli intelligence says footage out of Syria confirms use of chemical weapons against population; Israel must stop more than 1,000 tons of WMDs from falling into wrong hands
Report: Israel, Jordan working together to stop Syrian WMDs
Posted on Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Jordan has reportedly given Israel permission to use its airspace to access Syria in order to monitor and act against the movement of chemical weapons
Kerry compares Israeli military to terrorists
Posted on Tuesday, April 23, 2013
While in Turkey, Kerry says Boston bombing helped him to sympathize with families of violent activists killed during 2010 Gaza flotilla raid
Arab Muslim is new head of Jerusalem's top emergency room
Posted on Monday, April 22, 2013
Israel's top hospital, owned by an American Zionist organization, chooses an Arab Muslim to head its renowned emergency department. And this is apartheid?
Report: Israel covering up major biblical archeology find
Posted on Monday, April 22, 2013
Possibly intact palace dating back as far as King David found in Judean hills, but Israel scared to excavate for fear up upsetting the internationally-driven peace process
Israel aims to bring clean water to the world
Posted on Monday, April 22, 2013
Israeli company commemorates UN Water Cooperation event by unveiling new system that could provide clean drinking water to even the most impoverished cities
Israel helps bring Orthodox men, Arab women into workforce
Posted on Sunday, April 21, 2013
New Israeli Labor Minister launches program to help give sectors with low employment rates a "fishing pole, rather than a fish", wean them off over-reliance on welfare
Swedish Knight walks to Jerusalem
Posted on Sunday, April 21, 2013
Swedish member of Knights Hospitaller completes 6-month journey on foot to Jerusalem, says motivation was highlighting the holy city's importance to world peace
'Intolerable that Jews cannot pray on Temple Mount'
Posted on Friday, April 19, 2013
New head of Knesset Interior Committee says she intends to visit Temple Mount with ultimate goal of ending ban on Jewish and Christian prayer at the biblical holy site
BDS movement hurts Palestinians more than Israelis
Posted on Friday, April 19, 2013
Activists calling for boycott of Israel claim to be helping the Palestinians, but really they're hurting them; true end goal of BDS movement is destruction of the Jewish state
Palestinian gang planned to kill Jewish worshipers at Temple Mount
Posted on Thursday, April 18, 2013
Five young Arab residents of Jerusalem arrested over plot to attack Jews atop Temple Mount, open fire on police, and kidnap and murder an Israeli hitchhiker
Netanyahu says Israel ready to act against Syrian rebels
Posted on Thursday, April 18, 2013
Israeli PM warns that advanced weapons sold to Syria by Russia and other allies cannot be allowed to fall into the hands of rebel groups affiliated with Al Qaeda, Hezbollah and the Muslim Brotherhood
IDF chief: Era of quiet on Golan border is ended
Posted on Thursday, April 18, 2013
With Syria's civil war continuing to spiral out of control, and UN peace keepers failing to do their job, Jerusalem fears its quietest border for decades will soon be set aflame
Terrorist missiles hit Eilat
Posted on Wednesday, April 17, 2013
'Yesterday we celebrated Independence Day and this morning we received a painful reminder of the reality in which we exist'
US Senate vows to back Israeli strike on Iran
Posted on Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Overwhelming support for Senate resolution reaffirming US commitment to Israel's security, and calling on White House to back Israel should it decide to strike Iran's nuclear facilities
Israel stands with, helps Boston in hour of need
Posted on Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Israel sends heartfelt condolences, aid and police experts to Boston in wake of marathon bombing; hospital staff that treated most of the wounded were trained by Israelis
Happy Birthday, Israel!
Posted on Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Israelis celebrate the 65th anniversary of their ancient nation's rebirth in modern times, in fulfillment of God's promises to their forefathers
Israel remembers its fallen, celebrates their victory
Posted on Monday, April 15, 2013
Israelis make our astounding yearly transition from mourning to joy, as we first remember our fallen heroes, and then burst into celebration over the victory their sacrifice has won
The Taste of Victory
Posted on Monday, April 15, 2013
Join Israel Today as we work through our fascinating series on the rebirth of Israel as a safe and secure nation-state for the Jewish people, in fulfillment of God's promises
Lone immigrants celebrate joining the Israeli army
Posted on Monday, April 15, 2013
80 young Jewish people from around the world leave family and home to move to Israel and help defend their ancestral homeland as part of the IDF
VIDEO: How America and Europe fund Palestinian hatred
Posted on Sunday, April 14, 2013
The UN agency that runs many Palestinian schools is bankrolled by the US and EU, and it is using your tax money to help feed a new generation of young Arabs to hate the Jews
Jordan wants to release killer of Israeli schoolgirls
Posted on Sunday, April 14, 2013
Jordanian parliament votes early release for soldier who gunned down seven Israeli schoolgirls in 1997, demonstrating why Israel has such a hard time making genuine peace with its neighbors
Israel set to launch 24-hour global news network
Posted on Friday, April 12, 2013
Israel has been talking about launching a global TV news network for years, but this time is seems the dream might actually become reality
'Facebook minister' learns politics in Israel are scary
Posted on Thursday, April 11, 2013
Israel's new finance minister, Yair Lapid, once hailed far and wide, today prefers to respond to criticism from home on his Facebook page, rather than in the Knesset
Jewish terrorist who bombed Messianics gets life in jail
Posted on Thursday, April 11, 2013
American-born Jewish terrorist convicted of killing two Palestinians and attempting to kill a Messianic Jewish family and a far-left Israeli professor
Israelis, Palestinians agree: Kerry's visit a bust
Posted on Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Kerry describes his follow-up visit after Obama's charm offensive as "very constructive," but Israeli and Palestinian leaders say peace talks are no closer to resuming
Life becomes increasingly unbearable in Hamas-ruled Gaza
Posted on Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Hamas' latest crackdown involves nabbing young men off the streets and cutting off hair the Islamic group deems to be "too long"; girls forbidden to study with boys past age nine
Hagel en route to Israel as Iran becomes more defiant
Posted on Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Army Radio says urgent timing of US secretary of defense's visit to Israel is "very interesting" in light of mounting defiance of Iran's nuclear program
IDF chief: No weapon formed against us shall prosper
Posted on Tuesday, April 09, 2013
Israeli army chief echoes biblical promise as he highlights the triumph of the Jewish people over every historical attempt to annihilate them
IDF soldiers thank Israel Today readers
Posted on Tuesday, April 09, 2013
VIDEO: Watch as IDF soldiers express their thanks to readers of Israel Today for sending them gift bags
'Sometimes the loudest response is silence'
Posted on Monday, April 08, 2013
Israel comes to complete standstill as it remembers the six million Jews who perished in the Nazi Holocaust; sometimes the best response is a strong silence that says we remember, and we won't let it happen again
The untold story of how Egypt's Christians suffer
Posted on Monday, April 08, 2013
Egypt's Christians are once again under attack, suffering from unchecked violence from an Muslim majority emboldened by the installment of an Islamic regime
Police nab Temple Mount terrorists
Posted on Sunday, April 07, 2013
Hamas cell was operating from Temple Mount, was behind recent string of stone and firebomb attacks that left five Israeli police officers wounded
Israelis angered that yeshiva vandalism goes unnoticed
Posted on Sunday, April 07, 2013
Police believe area Arab youth responsible for defacing prayer books and Torah scroll in Jewish community; officials have failed to pay incident same attention as acts of Jewish vandalism
Israeli hackers strike back
Posted on Sunday, April 07, 2013
Massive coordinated cyber attack on Israel fails to cause any real damage, while Israeli hackers hit back by taking down their enemies' main website
Palestinians: No comparison between Holocaust and 'occupation'
Posted on Friday, April 05, 2013
Propagandists like to compare the so-called "Israeli occupation" with the Holocaust to draw moral equivalency, but Palestinians brave enough to visit Yad Vashem say there is no comparison
Israel hopes world doesn't fall for Iran nuclear ploy
Posted on Thursday, April 04, 2013
If world does continue to drag its feet on Iran, Israel might feel compelled to attack, and some experts say the cunning of Israel's leaders will be a major asset in such a scenario
Palestinians less concerned about 'settlements' than poverty
Posted on Thursday, April 04, 2013
Poll shows once again that Jews living in their biblical heartland of Judea and Samaria (the 'West Bank') isn't such a big deal, even for the Palestinians
Palestinian convicted of murder for throwing stones
Posted on Wednesday, April 03, 2013
Attacker killed Jewish father and infant son in 2011; ruling sparked calls for all who attack with stones to be charged with attempted murder
Palestinian ex-Muslim hosts Evangelical TV program
Posted on Wednesday, April 03, 2013
Story of young former Muslim who came to faith in Jesus echoes so many Palestinian Arabs who are still living in hiding for fear their faith will mean their death
Gaza, Syria borders heat up with rocket attacks
Posted on Wednesday, April 03, 2013
Gaza terrorists fire missiles into southern Israel as parents are taking children to school; cross-border attacks from Syria increase, prompting another warning from Israel
Netanyahu and the 'New Covenant'
Posted on Tuesday, April 02, 2013
It's amazing how much Jesus plays in Israeli politics. Orthodox politicians have slammed the new government coalition as the 'Brit Chadashah,' or New Testament. It is not a compliment.
Palestinians hid true intentions from Obama
Posted on Tuesday, April 02, 2013
Monument in Bethlehem that replaces all of Israel with a State of Palestine was temporarily replaced during Obama's recent visit
Jewish 'settlers' bless Palestinians with pre-Passover bread
Posted on Tuesday, April 02, 2013
Rather than burn good bread to eliminate the leaven for Passover, the much-maligned 'Jewish settlers' instead bless the needy among their Palestinian neighbors

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