Jamie Cowen

Jamie Cowen
42 POSTS 0 COMMENTS
Jamie Cowen is a Partner at Cohen, Decker, Pex, Brosh Law Offices, Petach Tikvah, Israel; Former Rabbi, Tikvat Israel Congregation, Richmond, Viriginia; Former President, Union of Messianic Jewish Congregations; Former Chief Counsel, US Senate Subcommittee 1978-1986 Jamie Cowen is a Partner at Cohen, Decker, Pex, Brosh Law Offices, Petach Tikvah, Israel; Former Rabbi, Tikvat Israel Congregation, Richmond, Viriginia; Former President, Union of Messianic Jewish Congregations; Former Chief Counsel, US Senate Subcommittee 1978-1986

It’s time for a change – Messianic Jewish immigration to Israel

Jamie writes, "Now, whether applying for immigration to Israel questions are asked whether the applicant is a Messianic Jew or attends a Messianic Jewish congregation. If they answer yes, they are blocked from immigrating... It is shocking discrimination."

Trump’s trip to the Mideast – Fraught with pitfalls

Jamie writes, "Now, the self-proclaimed deal making president is about to launch another attempt. Unlike previous presidents, this one could actually do serious damage."

American and Israeli exceptionalism

Jamie writes, "Being exceptional means exhibiting traits and treating others in ways that others desire to emulate. As followers of Yeshua, when we do these things, it brings glory to God. For nations that have been called by God, it means acting in ways that lead to a better world."

Experiences from reconciliation conference in Greece

Jamie writes, "For the second year in a row I was invited to a reconciliation conference between Israeli Messianic Jews and Palestinian Christians... The purpose this year was to listen to one another’s stories with the hope of building relationships and even working together on projects."

UN Resolution 2334 and a review of Israeli history from Biblical times

Jamie writes, "The US has reliably, but not always, vetoed such UN resolutions critical of Israel. What happened this time? What are the repercussions? To begin we turn to the Bible."
video

VIDEO: Parashat Vayishlach: Conflict resolution

Jamie gives a teaching "Conflict resolution" from the weekly Torah portion Vayishlach, Genesis 32:4-36:43.
video

VIDEO: Everyone is born a character: Parashat Toldot

Jamie gives a teaching "Everyone is born a character" on the weekly Torah reading "Toldot", Genesis 25:19-28:9.

The fires of incitement

Jamie writes, "Today, unverified accusations and information flood the internet, and sadly many people adopt such views simply because they buttress their own biases and predilections."
video

VIDEO: Parashat Chayei Sarah: Isaac’s match

Jamie Cowen gives a teaching "Isaac's match" from the weekly Torah portion "Chayei Sarah", Genesis 23:1- 25:18.

The American Church Needs Revival

Jamie writes, "Rather than endorsing political candidates, a religious leader should instruct his constituents to examine candidates’ characters, experience and policies and then seek the Lord for guidance as to how to vote."

Stay Connected

46,538FansLike
1,563FollowersFollow