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Israel Desk – September 2023

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Israel’s internal crisis continues Protesters block a highway in Raanana On July 23 Israel’s parliament ratified a first bill of the judicial reform, limiting the powers of the country’s Supreme Court.  This was met by a continuation of the protests by Israelis who see the moves as a threat to their democracy.  2023 Israeli judicial reform – Wikipedia The protest...

Israel Desk – August 2023

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Israel’s anti-terror operation in Jenin The IDF has been conducting operations in the Jenin refugee camp to uncover bomb-making laboratories and arrest terrorism suspects. The incursion was prompted by increased Palestinian terrorism in the region, and the IDF is still searching for remaining terrorists. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu praised the operation and stated that there would...

Anti-Semitism: the truth in history – a series of talks and articles

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The Kingdom of God is at hand. The Bible says that whoever calls on the Name of the Lord shall be saved. You don’t have to do great or good works and earn your Salvation, you just have to call on the Name of the Lord, ask Him to save you from your sins. Any person can do that in any circumstance. God gives us a way out and we don’t know how many people called on the Lord in their...

Israel Desk – November 2021

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The Virus and the Vaccine Israel is being touted as the world’s real-life COVID-19 lab, with researchers around the world monitoring its progress and seeing it as “a working experimental lab for us to learn from.”  Prime Minister Naftali Bennett said: “Without us, the world wouldn’t know the exact efficacy levels of the booster shots, wouldn’t know the dates, how much they affect infections...

Hate and Love – anti-Semitism in the church (1967-Present) – Pearce & Stone

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David Stone Before 1967, I would say that most Western liberals were fairly sympathetic to Israel. After 1967, when Israel became an occupier of Arab territory, that changed. There was a rapid cooling of attitude. But bizarrely, despite the fact that Israel was the party that was constantly striving for peace, that was accepting UN resolutions while the Arabs were rejecting them, that was...