• April 10, 2012
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    For more than a year, I have repeatedly visited the office of the Christian Affairs Department at the Israeli Ministry of Religious Affairs in Jerusalem to seek a clergy visa for Rev. Jeff Hoover. Jeff is a U.S. citizen from Raleigh, North Carolina. Our international congregation in East Jerusalem called Rev. Hoover to come to Jerusalem to serve as an assistant pastor, since I am approaching retirement.

    Alex Awad, Pastor, East Jerusalem Baptist Church
    Israel Welcomes Evangelical Support—but not an Evangelical Presence
  • January 19, 2012
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    154,000 Christians live today in the Land of Israel. 80% are Arabs, and they live in the north of the country, and their level of education is high. The data comes from the Israel Central Bureau of Statistics
    Christians in Israel -- Statistics
  • December 05, 2011
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    Tourism Ministry officials say newly launched NIS 3 million Gospel Trail does not detract from older Jesus Trail, but both are vying for Christian tourists.
    Following the path of Jesus in northern Israel,Haaretz 2nd of Friday 2011
  • December 01, 2011
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    Updated list of Nominees as Justices of High Court in israel also includes Israeli Arab Christian George Kara, who presided over the Katsav rape trial.
    Arab Christian for High Court in Israel
  • November 21, 2011
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    Associated Baptist Press 16th November 2011: A group of evangelical scholars and leaders including the Southern Baptist Convention’s Richard Land issued a separate letter criticizing Gushee and Stassen for “a one-sided and simplistic portrayal of a very complex situation.”
    Letter Opposing Christian Zionism Sparks Israel Debate
  • November 07, 2011
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    Police say that in every case where a complaint is filed, the offender has been caught thanks to security cameras installed in the Old City.

    By Oz Rosenberg, Haaretz
    Armenian clergy subjected to Ultra Orthodox spitting attacks in the old city of Jerusalem
  • October 04, 2011
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    Wayne Hilsden, senior pastor of King of Kings Community, says most Palestinian Israelis living in Jerusalem would rather remain under the current Israeli government’s jurisdiction than a newly recognized Palestinian state
    Charisma News 3rd of October 2011 writes: Messianic Pastor Seeks Truth in Middle East Conflict
  • September 26, 2011
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    The rabbi was known for his dedication to fighting missionary activity and assimilation, a fight he conducted through his organization, Yad L’Achim.

    Israel National news 23rd September 2011
    Rabbi who Led Assimilation Fight Dies at 84
  • August 30, 2011
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    David Gushee - a distinguished university professor of Christian ethics at Mercer University writes in the Baptist Press Monday, August 29, 2011 :
    Some of these Palestinians whose land is being stolen are our fellow Christians. We found deep pain among the Christian Palestinians we met who wonder what kind of Christianity allows indifference or even support for the pillaging of brothers and sisters in Christ.
    Zionisms and the quest for peace      
By David Gushee
  • August 29, 2011
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    Letter of Director of Group that supports Nazareth Baptist School:Please join the many others in intensive prayer to our Heavenly Father. The prayer-chain will multiply rapidly if churches will release the Prayer Guide through their Facebook pages and individuals will forward the Guides. Prayer moves the heart of God. Invite others to pray.
    Nazareth Baptist School Launches Fundraising Campaign