Well, another Hanukah has gone by, but it seems the forces of Hellenism, Christianity and secularism have forged an unholy alliance against Torah Judaism in the modern state of Israel. One secular journalist
described it as nothing less than a “modern-day… Continue
Added by Jewish Israel on December 20, 2009 at 2:00pm —
When it comes to Vatican negotiations and property issues, Jewish Israel
sort of feels like we’ve been there and done that here
... wait, simply… Continue
Added by Jewish Israel on December 15, 2009 at 4:30pm —
(special thanks, to Jewish Israel
On November 27th Zev Isaacs of the Messianic Prophecy Bible Project
sent out a newsletter update featuring his infiltration of a Chabad Yeshiva. This mailing entitled, “Lubavitcher Jews in Israel SECRETLY BELIEVE in Yeshua as their Messiah!”
,is purportedly used to raise funds for the production of missionary literature.
It appears that Isaacs… Continue
Added by Jewish Israel on December 10, 2009 at 9:30pm —
Jewish settlements in Judea and Shomron may be frozen, but Christian missionaries are enjoying a real building boon in and around Jerusalem.
Prime property has recently been leased, sold, and permits for expansion granted, to evangelizing ministries and institutions. It should be understood that these buildings are not standard churches used strictly for private worship services. These are evangelistic institutions which place an emphasis on “outreach activities” and… Continue
Added by Jewish Israel on December 6, 2009 at 9:30pm —
Westboro Baptist Church is a way-over-the-top independent church group, and people of all faiths - as well as those without faith - rightfully love to hate this hate group
There’s a dilemma as to whether or not it’s wise to give these small, fringe, cultish sects the publicity they so crave. But lately they’ve been targeting Jews, and last month USA Today saw fit to publish these headlines:… Continue
Added by Jewish Israel on December 3, 2009 at 12:00pm —
Penina Taylor of Shomrei Emet
has written a book entitled “Coming Full Circle”
which promises to take readers on a powerful and uplifting journey.
What happens when a Jewish girl raised in a secular home discovers Christianity on her search for spirituality and then after 17 years in Christian leadership realizes that most of… Continue
Added by Jewish Israel on December 1, 2009 at 12:30pm —
Anyone who has looked on Youtube has seen a variety of missionary styled testimonies of former Jews who have converted to islam. They are similar to the "testimonies" used by xtian apostates. My question is why is there (hardly) any refutations of the Islamic religion as there are of the xtian one?
In Israel there are probably MORE jews converting to Islam than to xtianity! Shouldn't someone at least make a few video's showing the fallacies,… Continue
Added by Jake Jacobs on November 23, 2009 at 4:00pm —
"And Esav spurned the birthright." (25:34)
Well, Parashat Toldot
is this week, so Jewish Israel
is rightfully dedicating some posts to the "Birthright Parsha" – a story of youths and deception - unfolding right here and now in Israel.
And speaking of twins, will the real “Birthright” programs please stand up?
enables thousands… Continue
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UPDATE: Robertson Cancels Continue
Moshe has received notification from Rebecca Sugar, Director of Birthright Israel NEXT, NY, that
"Unfortunately, Mr. Robertson had to cancel the event for this week." (received November 16th 2009)
Three weeks ago Jewish Israel member Moshe Verschleisser informed us that Gordon Robertson (Pat’s boy and CEO of CBN) was scheduled to speak at Birthright's educational program, Reunion, in New…
Added by Jewish Israel on November 15, 2009 at 8:30pm —
On November 11th, Jewish Israel
gave a presentation to participants on the AFSI/Manhigut Yehudit Chizuk Trip.
The address entitled, “Crossing Lines: a Jewish look at the Israel-evangelical Relationship”
, was well received with the audience expressing great interest and concern over growing Christian missionary influence in Israel.
would like to thank Helen Freedman of… Continue
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There’s a glut of missionaries on the streets
, Jewish-Christian interfaith centers, and worship events
are in vogue, and the right to proselytize is the law of land in Israel – according to the U.S. State Department
Under the… Continue
Added by Jewish Israel on November 14, 2009 at 11:45pm —
continues to receive significant coverage on our critique
of the US State Department's 2009 Freedom of Religion report for Israel and the “Occupied Territories”.
Israel National News (A7)
gave our commentary prominent coverage, and Hillel Fendel… Continue
Added by Jewish Israel on November 5, 2009 at 10:30am —
Reports are coming in that a suspect has been arrested in the Ortiz bombing case. He is reportedly a lone Jewish man. His lawyer claims his client is mentally unstable. The suspect is allegedly the perpetrator of a number of violent attacks which targeted Arabs, Israeli police, a monastery, homosexuals, an academic, and the Ortiz family. Continue
At this time there are…
Added by Jewish Israel on November 1, 2009 at 9:00pm —
In its annual International Religious Freedoms Report
on Israel and the “Occupied Territories”, The U.S. State Department accused Israel of “governmental and legal discrimination against non-Jews and non-Orthodox… Continue
Added by Jewish Israel on October 30, 2009 at 1:00am —
Last week in Jerusalem, Rav Yosef Shalom Elyashiv, considered the greatest and one of the most respected halachic authorities in the hareidi world, issued a ruling
forbidding the acceptance of Christian funding from the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews
(IFCJ/Keren HaYedidut). Reports on the ruling cite concerns that acceptance of such funds could lead to… Continue
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Two years after being barred due to a public outcry, Israel cable TV provider HOT
is once again broadcasting Daystar
Television programming in Israel.
Back in August, Jewish Israel
Added by Jewish Israel on October 19, 2009 at 4:30pm —
In what could be a tale of double deception, it’s been reported that Kadima MK Shlomo Molla - a member of the Knesset Christian Allies Caucus
- may have pocketed thousands of shekels in funds which were designated for the Ethiopian Jewish community by a very deceptive Christian missionary “rabbi” Jonathan Bernis
Added by Jewish Israel on October 18, 2009 at 9:30pm —
Well, it’s time for a High Holiday harvesting wrap-up. Evangelical missionaries from the overt to the covert were especially active in Israel over the past few weeks…
Twas the night before Erev Yom Kippur
and missionary Ze’ev Porat was in Bnei Brak, disrupting kaparot and… Continue
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“Israel's largest annual tourism event”
may be a virtual “Feast” for Jewish eyes, but it’s a full blown Jesus Fest for its evangelical participants – and that presents the Jewish state with a very real problem.
The International Christian Embassy’s (ICEJ) Feast of the… Continue
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