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ARTICLES BY: Bernard Starr


January 29, 2018 12:18 pm
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Church or Synagogue: Which Would Jesus Choose?

Most theologians and biblical scholars agree that Jesus lived and died as a dedicated practicing Jew, who never proposed a new religion. Yes -- Jesus fiercely criticized the Sanhedrin (the...

November 21, 2017 4:30 pm
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Thomas Jefferson: Christian or Jew?

How did Christianity get separated from Judaism, when the two religions have so much in common? That was the question pondered by three eminent scholars -- two Christian...

October 19, 2017 11:06 am
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Now Is the Time for Sensible Gun Control

The massacre at a Las Vegas concert that killed 59 people and injured more than 500 on October 1 -- and was followed this week by further murders in...

October 10, 2017 1:05 pm
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Some People Still Don’t Know That Jesus Was Jewish

When I tell people that I’ve written extensively about the "Jewish Jesus," they frequently say, “but everyone knows that Jesus was Jewish.” It would seem...

September 11, 2017 12:54 pm
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Donald Trump, Jr.’s Mafia-Style Defense

When it first came to light, Donald Trump, Jr.’s meeting with a Russian lawyer in 2016 was called a harmless conversation about adoptions. Trump's supporters said that the...

August 23, 2017 11:27 am
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How Will History Remember Donald Trump and His Sycophants?

I was recently reminded of how memory can get blurred over time. When I mentioned to a young woman several months ago that I was eager to see...

August 21, 2017 10:24 am
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The Fake Society That Gave Us a Fake President

More and more commentators, politicians on both sides of the aisle, and ordinary citizens are waking up to the fake presidency of Donald Trump. His election victory was no accident, nor...

March 20, 2017 6:35 am
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Identity Purge: Jesus, Judaism and Renaissance Art

In 2013, I published a book entitled Jesus Uncensored: Restoring the Authentic Jew. In it, I argued that Jesus’ Jewish identity had been obliterated in early Church teachings, as...

February 10, 2017 4:03 am
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New Film Chronicles the Surprising Story of Jewish Renewal in Africa

Suppose you're a young Jewish woman on a six-month volunteer mission with a women's rights group in Ghana. Your passion for women's issues helps you dismiss...

December 26, 2016 7:22 am
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Who Founded Christianity? The Answer Might Surprise You

Nowhere in the New Testament does Jesus or Paul say that he is rejecting Judaism and starting a new religion. In fact, the term “Christian” doesn’t...

November 22, 2016 5:52 am
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Did Religious Voters Make a Catastrophic Mistake in Supporting Trump?

Religion played a strong role in pushing Donald Trump into the presidency. One religious group in particular was instrumental in his victory: 80 percent of white...

November 16, 2016 7:25 am
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An Open Letter to Evangelicals Who Voted for Donald Trump

According to Christianity Today, more than 80 percent of white evangelical Christians voted for Donald Trump. This major voting block was decisive, since evangelicals represent 20% of all...

February 26, 2016 5:36 am
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Renaissance Art’s Falsification of Biblical History Fostered Antisemitism

A current exhibit (January 25-April 14, 2016) at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City features an in-depth examination of two paintings by famed Renaissance...

November 20, 2015 6:23 am
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Presidential Candidates Side-Step Issues By Dancing Toward the White House (PARODY)

The Republican and Democratic presidential candidates face a serious dilemma. With almost a year to go before the 2016 election, they have repeated their scripts...

Culture

Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Actor David Schwimmer Bond Over Having Critical Jewish Mothers

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and actor David Schwimmer bonded on Friday over their shared...

Features

Knesset Caucus Celebrates ‘Faith-Based Diplomacy’ to Honor Christian Allies

JNS.org - Members of the Knesset celebrated the role of “faith-based diplomacy” in President...

Ebay: Israelis Are World’s Second-Largest Online Shoppers

JNS.org - Israel was the world’s second-largest online commerce consumer per capita in 2017 -- second only to China -- according to e-commerce giant eBay. Israelis bought products...

World

British Labour Activist Who Called Jews ‘Zios’ Expelled From Party; Jew...

Jewish groups in Britain are hailing the Labour Party’s expulsion on Sunday of a virulent anti-Israel activist, but warned that...

Israel

Israeli Political Leader Lapid on Polish Holocaust Law: ‘On the Verge...

Yesh Atid party leader Yair Lapid continued his war of words with the Polish government on Monday, comparing a new Polish...

Middle East

Hezbollah’s Nasrallah Threatens Israeli Gas and Oil Rigs: We Are Capable ...

JNS.org - Hezbollah Secretary-General Hassan Nasrallah said in a televised speech on Feb. 16 that “if the Lebanese Higher Defense Council makes an...

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