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A call to action

by Tom Brennan As the barrage of insults and outright lies cascades from Washington, DC it is time for Christian supporters of Israel to follow more »

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Walking on and through water. Israel is about faith

by Tom Brennan, Just the other day the US State Department issued a travel advisory about Israel. It declared that Americans should rethink travel because more »

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Good Gas, Bad Gas and Iran

By Esther Korson Here are some bits and bobs that I’d like to share with you today! There have been five incidents of gas-related leaks more »

News from Jerusalem

Former enemies confront the Caliphate

by Tom Brennan The Caliphate or Islamic State of Iraq and Syria has advanced across the Middle East. Capturing large areas of territory and arms more »

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Israel’s Defense Industry Sought After Genius

By Tom Brennan When you find yourself surrounded by enemies sworn to your death and destruction, betrayed by weak and unworthy allies and vastly outnumbered, more »

Biblically Speaking

The Lion of Babylon

The Babylonians are Coming

By Tom Brennan Nebuchadnezzar at the first exile that changed Israel. “A house divided against itself cannot stand”. A group of Pharisees had just accused Yeshua of casting out demons by the chief demon himself. His words run deep since … [Read More...]

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Israeli Life & Culture

Hanukkah

What are You Getting for Hanukkah?

By Tom Brennan Gifts to give to Christian friends who support Israel. Hanukkah has been included in Hebrew celebrations since the time of the Maccabees. Only in the past century or so has it acquired the traditions of gift giving and a … [Read More...]

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Biblical

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Working the Land

By Lilly Cohen I recently looked after a friend’s house in the lovely little town of Poriya in northern Israel. Wedged high up in the hills overlooking the Sea of Galilee, the view from Poriya is the stuff of postcards: rolling mango and … Read More...

Humble Man

Isaiah (740 – 681 BC) (Part 5)

By Barry Rosenfeld Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 In part 4 we learned how Sennacherib claimed that the Lord God of Israel had sent him to destroy Jerusalem. Hezekiah placed the letter he had received from the Assyrian king on the Temple … Read More...

Isaiah the Prophet

Isaiah (740 – 681 BC) (Part 4)

By Barry Rosenfeld Part1   Part 2   Part 3 Isaiah’s Character The character of Isaiah ben Amoz is of a prophet who towered above his contemporaries, a giant among the biblical prophets, one who challenged the nation of Judah to follow … Read More...

Prophet Isaiah

Isaiah (740 – 681 BC) (Part 3)

By Barry Rosenfeld Part 1      Part 2 Readings from the Haftorah In the synagogue service it is the tradition to read from the book of prophets following the Torah reading (the reading from the Five Books of Moses—the Torah scroll). … Read More...

Suffering Messiah

The “Suffering Messiah” (Part 2)

By Barry Rosenfeld Isaiah 52 and 53 describe a “suffering Messiah” who is beaten and disfigured. This is recorded in Mark 15:15-19—“Wishing to satisfy the crowd, Pilate released Barabbas for them, and after having Jesus scourged, he handed … Read More...

Prophet Isaiah

Isaiah (740 – 681 BC) (Part 1)

By Barry Rosenfeld “See, my servant will act wisely; he will be raised and lifted up and highly exalted. Just as there were many who were appalled at him—his appearance was so disfigured beyond that of any human being and his form marred … Read More...

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