Tag: Jerusalem

In stinging blow to Diaspora Jewry, government reneges on Western Wall deal

Bowing to haredi pressure, the government on Sunday delivered two fierce and stinging blows to progressive Jewish denominations in Israel and the Diaspora, as well as moderate Orthodox groups in Israel, by indefinitely freezing its Western Wall resolution and approving a bill granting the Chief Rabbinate a total monopoly on conversion. The cabinet decision to […]

Season of Miracles

The Miracle Called Endtime Over the past 30 years at Endtime Ministries we have seen miracle after miracle. God has supernaturally met our needs. We documented some of them in our story on DVD. We titled it “The Miracle Called Endtime.” In this video, Irvin and Judy Baxter with their daughter and son-in-law, Dave and […]

Jerusalem building freeze halting plans for 6,000 housing units

Neither the Jerusalem Municipality nor the Housing Ministry confirmed or denied an Army Radio report on Monday that claimed the government has ordered a de facto construction freeze for 6,000 housing units in the capital. According to Army Radio, 2,200 units will be halted in the neighborhoods of Gilo, several thousand in Har Homa, and […]

Bennett submits bill to make it ‘impossible’ to divide Jerusalem

Education Minister Naftali Bennett formally proposed legislation Sunday that would require a special two-thirds Knesset majority on any decision to divide Jerusalem under a future peace deal with the Palestinians, saying that the bill would effectively make such a move “impossible.” Bennett, who leads the pro-settlement Jewish Home party, is seeking to amend the Basic […]

Jerusalem Undivided | Prophecy Update

The Bible prophesies that Jerusalem will not be divided under the coming Israeli-Palestinian peace agreement. A bill is being introduced in the Israeli Knesset to prevent Jerusalem from being divided.

Israel’s right to Jerusalem established firmly in int’l law, expert says

The Jewish people’s right to Jerusalem was granted under international law at the end of the First World War, a leading international legal scholar said at the UN Monday. “[The] title over Jerusalem and its Old City was granted to the Jewish people during the San Remo conference of the Principal Allied Powers in April […]

50th Anniversary of Jerusalem | Prophecy Update

Exactly 50 years ago today, the city of Jerusalem was reunited under Jewish control for the first time in 1,897 years.

‘The Western Wall belongs only to Muslims’

The Supreme Islamic Council in Jerusalem on Monday dismissed comments by senior Fatah official Jibril Rajoub regarding the Western Wall in Jerusalem. Rajoub spoke on Saturday to Channel 2 News, saying that the Western Wall must remain under “Jewish sovereignty.” “We understand that the wall… is sacred for Jews. At the end of the day […]

Trump signs waiver delaying move of US Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

President Trump signed a waiver Thursday that delays his campaign promise to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, the White House said Thursday. Trump’s waiver suspends the move under the Jerusalem Embassy Act for six months. The law, passed in 1995, required the embassy to be moved to Jerusalem by the end of […]

Jerusalemites unsurprised by Trump’s broken promise on US Embassy

Jewish, Christian and Muslim residents of Jerusalem on Sunday said they were not remotely surprised that President Donald Trump did not follow through on his pledge to relocate the American embassy to Jerusalem, yet overwhelmingly remained supportive of him.Despite repeated and strongly worded assurances by Trump during his campaign that the relocation of the embassy […]