Tag: Jews

‘Jerusalem belongs to the Jewish people’

The City of Jerusalem belongs to the Jewish people, a delegation of the international evangelical group Christians for Israel International said during a meeting with President Reuven Rivlin on Tuesday. The group included Christians from many countries, including Malaysia, which does not have diplomatic relations with Israel.   “Never mind,” Rivlin told the Malaysian representative. […]

Israel passes law barring entry for supporters of boycott of Jewish state

Israel’s parliament has passed into law a bill barring entry into the country to those supporting a boycott of the Jewish state. “The knesset [parliament] passed on its second and third readings the entry into Israel bill,” it said in a statement on Monday night.   Read More: Israel passes law barring entry for supporters […]

Are Jews ready to leave America?

Since the beginning of this year, Jewish American community centers and schools have received seventy three bomb threats. This past week, headstones in Jewish cemeteries were seriously vandalized in St. Louis and Philadelphia. This is now happening In America–not in Europe, not in the Middle East. Horrible as this may be, at least those who […]

Time to Build the Third Temple

The building of the Third Temple on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem by Rick Brinegar & Dave Robbins   Many of the events prophesied to occur in the end time will be recognizable. These will include the catastrophic Sixth Trumpet War, a peace agreement in the Middle East, the establishment of a world government and […]

‘Jews are taking down their mezuzahs for fear of anti-Semitism’

Swastikas and other anti-Semitic elements have been drawn on vehicles, playgrounds and school walls in New York City. The NYPD launched an investigation, but Yaakov Hagoel, the Vice Chairman of the World Zionist Organization and Head of the Department for Activities in Israel & Countering Anti-Semitism, attempted to discover what could lead to the rise […]

Why Jewish Republican group stays loyal to Trump

Two top Jewish donors sat before their friends and shared how they would support the new President. “He has to call hundreds of people,” said billionaire Sheldon Adelson, seated alongside fellow casino magnate and the Republican National Committee new chief fundraiser, Steve Wynn. “I just have to discuss it with my wife.” No matter the […]

Shaked: Annexing Judea and Samaria means end of Jewish State

Justice Minister and Jewish Home MK Ayelet Shaked criticized suggestions that Israel should annex the entirety of Judea and Samaria Thursday and argued that such an annexation would mean the end of Israel as a Jewish state, as the state would not be able to be able to handle giving citizenship to approximately 2 million […]

Rise in numbers of Jews leaving for Israel from some European countries

Some European countries have seen an increase in the number of Jews leaving to live in Israel but the numbers fall short of an “exodus”, according to a new study. The Institute of Jewish Policy Research compared recent trends of Jewish migration with cases of mass migration in response to persecution or major political upheavals […]

Jewish American leaders urge France to cancel peace conference

Leaders of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations on Friday called on French President Francois Hollande to cancel or, at least, postpone the international meeting on Middle East peace his country has scheduled for January 15, 2017 in Paris. In a statement, Stephen M. Greenberg, Chairman, and Malcolm Hoenlein, Executive Vice Chairman […]

Obama’s farewell: Jews ‘at the forefront of every fight for freedom’

Marking his final holiday season at the White House on Wednesday, hosting his last Hanukkah reception for America’s Jewish leadership, US President Barack Obama pulled at the community’s heartstrings by reminding them of their historic fight for liberal democratic ideals. The president is engaged in a long series of “lasts” just one month before the […]