Rabbi Shmuel Rabinowitz, the supervisor of the Western Wall and Israel’s holy sites and chairman of the Western Wall Heritage Foundation, has spoken out against attempts to prevent Jews from visiting the Temple Mount. In a statement to the press, Rabinowitz denounced the “vitriolic words uttered by Arab sources” regarding the entry to the […]
While thousands of Jews visited the Tomb of King David on Mt. Zion over the Sukkot holiday, many of them had no place to sit while saying Psalms (tehillim), the prayers written by King David himself. That’s because, according to Rabbi Yaakov Silviya, an activist who is involved in the struggle over the fate of […]
Jordan’s King Abdullah II is pressing Israel not to pass a bill allowing Jews to exercise their religious rights and pray on the Temple Mount, the holiest site in Judaism, a senior official of the Hashemite kingdom revealed on Tuesday. Jordanian Ambassador to “Palestine” Khalid al-Shawabka told the Palestinian Arab Ma’an News Agency that a bill proposed […]
Some 75 percent of Israeli Jews oppose the establishment of a Palestinian state along 1967 lines, according to a new survey published by the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs. The poll was conducted from October 12-14 and asked 505 Israeli Jews about the peace process and Israeli concessions in the West Bank. Among the respondents, […]
Palestinian Authority (PA) Chairman called Jews visiting the Temple Mount a “herd of cattle” on Saturday, less than 24 hours after he incited violence against Jews visiting Judaism’s holiest site and called to prevent their access “by all means.” “The Palestinian leadership will be taking the necessary legal measures, at the international level, regarding the aggression […]
Does Revelation 12 Speak of Jewish Uprising?
By Irvin Baxter
Question: Ann from Maryland: Bonnie from Canada : Do you think that Revelation 12 is speaking of a Jewish uprising in America that will cause America to bring the Jews back to Israel?
The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant Isis has told the Palestinian people that it is “only a matter of time” before they reach Palestine to join the fight against “barbaric Jews”. The Islamic militant group, who last month announced a “Caliphate” straddling the Iraqi-Syrian border and renamed themselves the Islamic State, released the […]
Appalled by chronic attacks against visitors to Judaism’s oldest and largest cemetery, located on the Mount of Olives, Deputy Defense Minister Danny Danon demanded greater safety measures during a tour of the holy site Wednesday morning. The cemetery, where four prophets, former prime minister Menachem Begin, Hebrew revivalist Eliezer Ben-Yehuda and leaders of revered rabbinical […]
The proposed bill to define the state’s Jewishness will have a massive impact on a range of issues before the High Court of Justice in the past, present and future. The affects could be both direct and indirect. One of the most obvious issues is the attempt to disqualify candidates, especially Israeli Arabs, from running for […]
The Temple Mount became Jewish again on Tuesday, and Jordan didn’t like it.Temple organizations reported Tuesday morning that about 400 Jews had ascended to the Mount in the morning hours, and that police allowed them in without undue delays.