Tag Archives: Judaism

For Iraq’s Assyrians – the Second Holocaust

Today a new and advanced version of Hitler is risen and his name is Abu Bakir Albagdadhi, he is carrying out the second Holocaust in our world, by targeting the Christians in Mesopotamia, and Humiliating, Killing, and displacing them, and … Continue reading

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The Nations Surround Me; In The Name of G-d They Will Be Struck Down

On Cranmer’s Blog: In today’s synagogue service, Jews throughout the world will read the opening chapters of the book of Deuteronomy (1:1-3.22). Verses 1:41-44 recount the Jews’ response to the admonishment of Moses: Then you [the Jews] answered and said … Continue reading

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Shavuot 2014

Celebrating the giving of Torah: History Shavuot is a Jewish holiday which celebrates God’s giving of the Torah to the Jewish people at Mount Sinai. It is also known as the “Feast of Weeks.” It has connections to an ancient … Continue reading

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Christians Serving in the IDF

The Jewish Press: Nearly 90 Christian soldiers from all over the country and from all IDF units came together earlier this week in Nazareth Illit for an event organized by the Israeli Christians Recruitment Forum. Although it has only been … Continue reading

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Who Is a Jew?

Competing answers to an increasingly pressing question. Who is a Jew? This question is becoming ever more pressing for Jews around the world. It looks like a religious issue, but is bound up with history, Israeli politics and the rhythms … Continue reading

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Ariel Sharon: His Eye Was Not Dim, by Elliot Abrams

Via Fr Robert’s Blog: http://www.commentarymagazine.com/article/ariel-sharon-his-eye-was-not-dim/ Ariel Sharon was simply a great man, Jew and Jewish PM! (RIP)  

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What Makes Jerusalem So Sacred?

CNN: Perhaps the most repeated observation about Jerusalem is that it’s a sacred city for the three monotheistic faiths of the west, Judaism, Christianity and Islam. Hundreds of tour guides tell it to the busloads of tourists brought to the … Continue reading

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Yom Kippur – Atonement and Holiness

Today, our Jewish friends celebrate the Day of Atonement, Yom Kippur, which is the holiest day of the year for the Jewish people. Shalom.  

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Muslims Riot on Temple Mount Before Rosh Hashanah

JNS: Hours before Rosh Hashanah started in Israel, hundreds of Muslim worshippers threw rocks at police officers and Jewish visitors at Jerusalem’s Temple Mount on Wednesday morning, according to Israel Hayom. A large police force was summoned to the scene … Continue reading

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Rosh Hashanah 5774

Wishing all our Jewish readers a happy and blessed New Year – Shana Tova! The Jewish New Year is explained here.  

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