Kehila News Israel Staff

Kehila News Israel Staff
The Kehila News Staff is a team of Israeli believers in Yeshua. The Kehila News Staff is a team of Israeli believers in Yeshua.

KNI Israel Prayer Corner :: Jan 16, 2018

Welcome to the first edition of the KNI Israel Prayer Corner. We plan to summarize the key prayer points on a weekly basis that are related to the Messianic community and related to mainstream Israel news.
"A New Spirit" movie billboard poster

Now showing in Israel, A New Spirit, a movie about Jacob Damkani

"A New Spirit," a movie by Doron Eran based on the life of Israeli Messianic leader and evangelist Jacob Damkani is now showing in movie theaters across Israel. The movie premiered at the famous Tel Aviv Cinematheque to an audience of hundreds of spectators.

The year in review at KNI – Most read community news of 2017

It was a busy year in the Messianic world in Israel, involving many cases of discrimination and the loss of a founding father in Israel's believing community. The following articles were the five top read stories about the believing community in 2017.

Israeli Media roundup – Dec. 26, 2017

In a video message filmed outside Jerusalem’s Old City, Netanyahu said Christians “can visit... any place that you want to visit, in the footsteps of Jesus and in the origin of our Judeo-Christian heritage.”

Evangelical influence prompts Guatemalan embassy move to Jerusalem

Apparent evangelical influence prompted Guatemala to join the United States in announcing it will move its Israel embassy to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv, acknowledging that the city is the capital of the Jewish state.

Christians flock to Israel, Bethlehem for Christmas

Israel is expecting 20 percent more Christian pilgrims this Christmas season over last year during what has become a record-breaking year for tourism here, the country’s Ministry of Tourism said on Wednesday.

Israel thanks US for vetoing UN bid to reverse Jerusalem decision

Israel thanked the United States for vetoing a United Nations Security Council resolution that rejected the U.S. decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and move its embassy there.

Israeli Media Round Up – Dec. 19, 2017

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has yet again postponed his trip to Israel and Egypt, this time until mid-January. He will stay in America for Tuesday's expected vote on tax reform.

Organization encourages Israeli Christians to enlist in IDF

A new nonprofit organization founded thanks to the initiative of a Christian believer is hoping to encourage more indigenous Israeli Christians to enlist in the...

Rockets from Gaza mar Hanukkah in southern Israel

Gaza-based groups have launched more than a dozen rockets at Israel since U.S. President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel last week, making southern Israel the main flashpoint of violence since the announcement.