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Connecting Israel, the Bible and You

Susan's Blog
Fri, 11/06/2015

In a complex and dangerous world, there are few allies more important to the United States than Israel. The tiny Jewish State has an outsized impact in advancing America’s security,...

Israel Answers
Mon, 09/28/2015

For 35 years some 5,000-8,000 Christians have travelled from over 100 nations to celebrate the Feast of Tabernacles in Jerusalem. The biblical holiday, which lasts for seven days, commemorates God...

Fri, 08/28/2015

In a speech at the United Nations, former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad described Israel as a “paragon of racism.” Similar charges are leveled against the Jewish State in the...

Israel Answers
Sun, 08/16/2015

New Christians struggling to study their Bible are often taught to read the scriptures as though they were written personally to them, even reciting the scriptures using one’s own name in...

Commentary
Thu, 08/06/2015

There is perhaps no place on Earth more controversial and more important than Israel – a tiny state – the size of New Jersey— in the heart of the Middle East. But for all the...

Israel Answers
Tue, 07/07/2015

When asked why a person supports Israel, most Christians respond with Genesis 12:3, the biblical verse where God tells Abraham that He would bless those who blessed him and would curse those who...

Israel Answers
Sat, 05/16/2015

The “big lie” is an expression coined by Adolf Hitler to describe his propaganda technique of telling a lie so colossal that no one would believe someone "could have the impudence...

Commentary
Wed, 04/15/2015

Exodus 17 tells how Amalekites, descendants of Esau’s grandson, attacked the children of Israel in the desert of Sinai during their exodus from Egypt. This unprovoked attack was especially...

Anti-Semitism, Commentary
Sun, 03/15/2015

Israel’s Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, placed his reputation and political career on the line to warn the U.S. Congress of the dangers of a nuclear Iran. His historic speech on March...

Wed, 12/10/2014

A common understanding of the December holiday season is that Christmas is the holiday for Christians and Hanukkah is the holiday for Jews. Few Christians relate to Hanukkah since it is not one of...