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Posts Tagged: Promised Land

January 29, 2015 9:16 pm

Searching for Signs of Intelligent Life Among Israel’s Leaders

Israeli leaders are overfond of vowing that Israel's enemies will "pay a price." Is Israel a retailer? Are Israel's enemies a bunch of inveterate shoplifters? The same...

December 17, 2014 5:15 pm

Miracles and Victories

The first Hanukkah candle has been lit. What we know about this ancient holiday comes largely from The First Book of Maccabees, which recounts the...

January 13, 2014 8:37 am

Full Transcript: Eulogy by President Peres for Former Prime Minister, Ariel Sharon

Below is the full transcript of remarks made by Israeli President Shimon Peres at the funeral of former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon on January...

May 29, 2013 8:52 am

Heads Up!

Perspective. What a difference it can make. How we look, where we look and the way we look at things always colors our impressions. In this...

May 3, 2013 5:03 pm

Church of Scotland Abandons Support for Biblical Jewish Claim to Israel

The Church of Scotland, once a staunch supporter of the biblical Jewish claim to Israel, abandoned that approach in a new report titled "The Inheritance...

February 7, 2013 2:22 pm

Where Should President Obama Visit When He Goes to Israel?

Just hours after the announcement that President Obama would visit Israel, the U.S. ambassador in Tel Aviv, Daniel Shapiro, gave several interviews to...

December 4, 2012 3:39 pm

UN Upgrade Could Shift Israeli-Arab Conflict to the Courtroom

Israel and the Palestinians have fought each other on many battlefields and many diplomatic fronts for decades, but the passing of the resolution upgrading the...

September 30, 2012 3:58 am

Sukkot (Feast of Tabernacles) Guide for the Perplexed

1. The US covenant with the Jewish State dates back to Columbus Day, which is celebrated around Sukkot (October 8).  According to "Columbus Then and Now" (Miles...

July 20, 2012 2:12 am

Attack in Bulgaria

What Israel Can Do For You and What You Can Do For Israel We ask not what will be? But what can we do about...

April 15, 2012 8:55 pm

Crossing The Sea To Go Backwards

We Jews are a fractious lot. And the Hasidic world is the ultimate in bitter religious splits. Satmar, the largest dynasty today, has two...


UN Security Council to Vote Thursday on Palestinian UN Membership

The United Nations Security Council is due to vote on Thursday on a Palestinian bid for full UN membership, said diplomats, a move that Israel's ally the United States is...

Middle East

Hezbollah Attack Hits Community Center in Northern Israel, Injuring 18

Fourteen Israeli soldiers and four civilians were injured on Wednesday when Hezbollah fired drones and missiles at northern Israel, escalating tensions along the border between the Jewish state and the...

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