September 19, 20095289 readsA group of Jewish extremists attacked on Sunday afternoon two young Armenians and destroyed a cross near the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in East Jerusalem’s Old City.
Israeli settlers such as these have attacked for years members of the clergy in the Armenian Quarter. Today the Armenians who were assaulted Sunday are not being protected, but rather expelled.
Jerusalem / Maisa Abu Ghazaleh for PNN
May 14, 20094737 reads
Dr. Salim Munayer is the first recipient of the Christian International Scholarship foundation (CISF) scholar-leader award, for his work as founder and director of Musalaha Ministry of Reconciliation based in Jerusalem, and for his service as Academic Dean of Bethlehem Bible College from 1989-2008.
The Board of Directors of the CISF voted unanimously for Dr. Munayer to be the first recipient of this award.
Special For Come and See, May 8, 2009
May 04, 20095757 reads
The Pope's trip to the Holy Land is in two weeks now, and the Israeli and Jordanian governments have just set up two Internet sites related to the event. Their respective Ministries of Tourism are honouring their guest from the Vatican by going online.
Comparing each site is revealing. Have a look.
by Giorgio Bernardelli, The Holy Land Review, Milan - April 23, 2009
April 22, 20095104 readsChristians in the bombed-out, Israel-closed Gaza Strip feel abandoned because Pope Benedict XVI of the Vatican will snub their coastal enclave during his upcoming several-day visit to the Holy Lands.
"We are disappointed that he will not visit the Strip and see the scale of destruction with his eyes," Hala Saleeba, 41, a teacher in the Holy Family Christian School in Gaza, told IslamOnline.net.
"The one who sees with eyes is not the same as the one who hears with ears."Motasem Dalloul, Islam Online, April 21, 2009
February 13, 20093937 readsSenior Haaretz editir Akiva Eldar interviews Former US president Jimmy Carter - in light of new American President and the Israeli Elections.
"I've known the history of the Jewish people, the Hebrew people, the Israelites, and I've taught these things every Sunday since I was 18 years old. So I'm deeply committed as a Christian to seeing the covenant with Abraham fulfilled," says Carter, noting that peace in the Middle East is also "a key to tremendously reducing the level of animosity against my own country, and reducing the commitment to violence through terrorist acts."
Akiva Eldar, Haaretz, Feb 13, 2009
February 13, 20094345 readsBenedict XVI's preparations for his trip to the Holy Land are under way, as he himself confirmed today in a meeting with a Jewish delegation from the United States.
The Pope was visited today in the Vatican by the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations.
Zenit.org, Feb 12, 2009
January 05, 20095851 reads
January 05, 20093493 reads
A Fox News Special Report on Mosab Hassan Yousef, the son of Hamas founder Sheikh Hassan Yousef, and his decision to abandon his Muslim faith, denounce his father's organization, move to America and become a Christian
January 01, 20093643 readsThe raging arms conflict between Hamas in Gaza and the Israeli military must stop “immediately,” declared the World Council of Churhces (WCC) on Monday.
Ethan Cole, Christian Post Reporter