Tag Archives: Jerusalem

MidEast: ‘Staged’ Palestinian ‘rage’ in wake of US Jerusalem move

Palestinian protesters clashed with Israeli troops across Judea and Samaria today in the wake of President Trump’s decision to acknowledge that Jerusalem is the capital of Israel.

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MidEast: Palestinians furious after Saudi’s downplay importance of Jerusalem

In a deliberate downplaying of the importance of Jerusalem from both religious and nationalist viewpoints, it coincides with Saudi Arabia’s warming with Israel.

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Marching to Zion

During the colourful yearly Jerusalem March thousands of enthusiastic Christians from around the globe paraded through the streets of Jerusalem to display solidarity with the State of Israel. To view click VIDEO. To read related article click PRINT below.

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Hebrew: A modern-day miracle

Ancient Hebrew is the only language in history to be restored as a language spoken by the people after being phased out of common use. After circa 200 AD Hebrew was preserved as the language of the Bible and Rabbinical literature, until it miraculously started to came back into use as a spoken language at the end of the 19th century.

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Israel: Thousands of Christian pilgrims stand with Israel

At a time of rising anti-Semitism, thousands of Christians came to Jerusalem to celebrate the biblical Feast of Tabernacles and stand with Israel.

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Israel: Days of Awe

After the shofar is blown on Rosh Hashana, for ten days the Jewish people pray, repent and perform good deeds in hopes of cancelling the previous year’s sins, and ensure their names are written in the “The Book of Life” on Yom Kippur.

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Austria: Hamas terrorist released in Gilad Shalit deal gets life imprisonment

A court in Austria sentenced the terrorist to life imprisonment for conspiring and soliciting others to carry out attacks in Jerusalem.

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Israel: Folk dancing at the movies in Jerusalem

If you live in or visit Jerusalem, Thursday nights could be your ‘quicker-picker-up’ and a really great way to sweeten the end of the week.

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Israel: Archaeologists find evidence of Jerusalem’s 70 AD destruction

Evidence of the battle for Jerusalem was found by archaeologists as they excavate the main road leading to the Second Temple before its destruction by the Romans in 70 AD.

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Israel: President Rivlin calls Christians ‘our brothers’

Israel President Reuven Rivlin said during a meeting with church leaders in Jerusalem that Christians and Jews are “brothers.”

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Israel: Taking time to remember

Life in Israel came to a stand-still in observance of Yom HaZikaron, the Israeli Memorial Day honouring the memory of fallen soldiers and civilians.

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Israel: High-speed Tel Aviv-Jerusalem rail coming down the track

Set to open in 2018, this extraordinary rail route will revolutionize travel between Israel’s two biggest cities.

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Egypt: Copts finally fulfilling ‘dream’ of traveling to Jerusalem

For years pilgrimages to Israel for Egypt’s Coptic Christians were discouraged, now it is a dream increasingly being realized.

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Archaeological discovery, proof of Jesus’ resurrection?

Ancient Greek inscription and etching of Jonah and the whale – the symbol believed to be the earliest Christian motif of the resurrection – were recently revealed on first-century artifacts found in Jerusalem.

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Israel: Congressional delegation urges move of US Embassy to Jerusalem

An official congressional delegation visited the nation’s capital over the weekend to explore what would be involved in moving the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem.

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