World Events

Commentaries, opinions, or journalistic articles written by Israeli believers related to politics or current events that are related to countries outside of Israel and the Middle East.

Has the liberal, left wing ‘tide’ turned?

David writes, "The last few months have seen significant changes in the world that cause me to wonder if something has shifted in the spiritual atmosphere and that is now bringing about major changes in the natural world."

An overview of Lebanon from a Lebanese Christian

Paul Calvert spoke with Natalie, a Christian from Lebanon, about the religious make-up of the nation; the refugee crisis and what Christians believe God is doing there.

Trump, God and Israel (Part 2)

Shira writes, "Now enter Donald Trump. Will he dive in with conviction that he will negotiate the greatest deal ever? He has publicly confessed he would love to do such a deal."

Paris plotters summit summary

Donna writes, "Here is my summary of what took place surrounding the Paris conference last Sunday, January 15, 2017."

You should still let America go

Aaron writes, "America likely will resume its traditional role as Israel’s best friend and closest ally following the inauguration of Donald Trump in a few days, but it will do so with drastically reduced capacity to act, regardless of intent."

Mr. Obama, your legacy is secure

Dan writes, "The reality shows the Obama administration has been one of, if not the most hostile ever toward Israel... As the old saying goes, with “friends” like this..."

Australia vs New Zealand – Shared history and divergent relations to Israel

Stan writes, "Who knows but perhaps it can find its first traction in the ANZAC spirit of Australian and New Zealander believers – who can stand together on behalf of both nations to see Australia stay the course, and to see New Zealand get back on track."

GOP Senators promote bill to move US embassy to Jerusalem

Ron writes, "Three Republican senators have brought forth legislation to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s official capital and move the US embassy from Tel Aviv to the Holy City. This move will likely face resistance both from the Arab world and the United Nations."

A new bipartisan move underway in US Congress to defend Israel against UN Resolution...

Joel writes, "U.S. Senators Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Ben Cardin (D-MD) introduced a Senate resolution objecting to the passage of UN Security Council Resolution 2334, as well as all efforts that undermine direct, bilateral negotiations between Israel and the Palestinians for a secure and peaceful settlement."

Vengeance is Mine, says the LORD – A response to the UN resolution

In responding to the UN resolution Stan writes, "The Lord Himself will judge between you and Israel, and the Lord will avenge Himself upon you. You shall not know blessing on your treachery of last night."

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