The Bible, the word of God, is the main factor in the Middle East conflict. In the eyes of Muslims, however, the deciding factor is the Koran.
In 1936, the man who would become Israel’s first prime minister, David Ben-Gurion, told the British Peel Commission: “ Our right to the land of Israel is not given by the British government or the Balfour Declaration; it is much older. The Bible is our mandate to the Land.”
Israel Today spoke to local Messianic Jewish leaders about whether or not the Bible is objective when it comes to Israel's physical restoration to this land.
The full story appears in the December 2012 issue of Israel Today Magazine
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