In 2015, Entrepreneur Magazine named Jerusalem as the no. 1 emerging "tech hub" in the world. The Holy City is home to two of the biggest start-up funding platforms in the world.
Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu recently announced an ambitious new plan to grow the north.
Cliff writes, "Thanks to my wife, Marcia’s involvement with Yad Rachamim, a charitable organization in Israel, she and I, along with friends Elisheva and Yulia, were blessed to attend one evening of the event while expecting no more than to be guests at a quiet dinner."
Where does the United States' abrupt abandonment—Donald Trump's election notwithstanding—leave modern Israel, a nation which has since its inception seemed to have placed its faith and trust in America above all others, including the God of Israel?
Thanks to the Israel Investment Project, a new, start-up investment program designed to help young Israelis find first homes, the dream of home ownership may now be less remote.
The Prophet Isaiah inspired at least one Christian American volunteer to come to Israel during the Thanksgiving holiday to assist Israeli firefighters in extinguishing hundreds of fires that raged last week around the country.
Kehila News Israel interviewed a small number of self-described liberal and conservative Americans now living in Israel to learn their thoughts about the November presidential election.
Cliff writes, "A fabled center of commerce and influence for over a thousand years, the site where daunting Hazor once stood is now a remote, windblown tel east of Highway 90 between Tiberias and Qiryat Shemona. Although this would be our first visit, I had already spent several years roaming the streets of that ancient city in my imagination."
Kehila News Israel talks with Rabbi Barry Rubin, the general editor of The Complete Jewish Study Bible, about this new and valuable resource.
The Edicule of the Holy Sepulchre (from the Latin aedicule, or "little house"), located in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in the Old City's Christian Quarter, has long been regarded by many Christians worldwide as the site of Christ's ancient burial tomb.