Israel & the Middle East

Articles related to current events in Israel other countries in the Middle East region.

Everything you need to know about Jerusalem

Ron writes, "If you turned on the news in the past few months, no doubt you heard more than a little about Jerusalem. In fact, the Old City of Jerusalem is the most controversial city in the world and it's hardly bigger than a large shopping mall."

The absence of Christian outrage over the UNESCO vote

Stan writes, "What IS perplexing to the point of infuriation is the way what was once an overwhelmingly Christian West – with its foundations set in the bedrock of millennia-old Judeo-Christian – that these nations have neither the courage nor conviction of their foundational faith nor pride in their national birthright to withstand, excoriate, spurn and scornfully reject votes and rulings like these passed by UNESCO..."

Israel apartheid? Arabs and Jews in Israel

Elhanan writes, "A fog of confusion and electronic misinformation has covered the earth, and one must wield a very sharp sword to cut through that blinding fog to get to the truth."

Remembering a hero: The Yoni Netanyahu story

Jonny writes, "What makes a person a hero? Is it something they’re born with? Is the term exclusive to comic books full of superpowers and capes – or is it something more?"

End the occupation

Daniel writes, "Instead of incessant criticism from the UN toward Israel, wouldn't it be nice to hear a more even-handed UN demand to the Palestinian Authority to stop its own role in perpetuating the occupation status quo?"

“We love death more…”

Reuven writes, "Whether it be Hamas, the Palestinian Authority, or Hezbollah, they all subscribe to the Muslim tactic of taqiya: deceiving the world to advance the goals of Islam."

Events in Jerusalem, 1917, as foretold in the Bible

"As time went on, Britain’s involvement would not always be so positive, but the story of how this particular moment came about is one of breathtaking wonder."

The Holy Land: Official documents and fake news

Shira writes, "As President Donald Trump tries his hand at this ultimate peace deal, hopefully his advisors are supplying him with accurate briefs on the subject of "whose land is this?" Certainly, for every Bible believer, it is worth spending a few minutes to review the historical facts."

Taking God at his word to bless – and not to curse – Israel

Tzippe writes, "President Trump has been told – and may believe – that resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict would have a ripple effect throughout the region. But what does the Bible say about God's plan for the Jewish nation?"

My plan for Middle East peace

Aaron writes, "The so-called “Two-State Solution” is an idea meant to solve the conflict between Jewish Nationalism and Arab/Palestinian Nationalism... The real issue at the core of this conflict is a question about whose god is really God."

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