US Ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, again defended Israel at the UN Security Council on Wednesday. The United States requested the session following rocket attacks and terror from the Gaza Strip, calling on the UN body to release a statement condemning Hamas. Kuwait blocked the statement.
The United States called this meeting today to talk about the dangerous and destructive activities of the terrorist organization Hamas in the Gaza Strip. You might think that the rest of the Security Council would join us in condemning a terrorist organization like Hamas. There shouldn’t be any debate about this. But of course, because this attack involves Israel, the standard is different… more
On May 14, 2018, the U.S. moved its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. The Jews were rejoicing in Jerusalem (dancing, praising God, etc.) and the Palestinians were rioting in Gaza (about 60 killed, more than 2,000 wounded, etc.).
A Christian friend called and asked, “What is the big deal?”
The big deal is that God has a plan for Jerusalem; and Satan is using Turkey, Iran, Hezbollah, Hamas, the Palestinians and others to try to stop it.
The Bible mentions Jerusalem more than any other city on earth (over 800 times).
Prime Minister Netanyahu quoted Zech. 8:3 at the U.S. embassy Dedication Service. Here is Zech. 8:2-8 and what I think God said.. more
A Palestinian Islamic leader who appears regularly on Palestinian Authority television is warning that Muslims, if not given Jerusalem peacefully, will take it “by force.”
The threat was captured by Palestinian Media Watch, which monitors and analyzes media reports in the Middle East.
The sermon was broadcast from the Al-Omari Mosque in El-Bireh. The speaker was not identified except that he was one of the “mosque’s regular preachers.”… more
At the opening ceremony, two of the American speakers were evangelical superstars: Pastor Robert Jeffress, the author of several doomsday books about Israel, and John Hagee, who interpreted recent lunar eclipses as evidence that the end times were nigh. The Fox News personality Jeanine Pirro, meanwhile, declared that Trump had “fulfilled biblical prophecy”.
The ceremony coincided with massive protests, in which 60 Palestinians were killed by Israeli forces.
Thousands of miles away, in her home outside Colorado Springs, Kimberly Troup sat in a cluttered basement office. She is an evangelical Christian who takes to heart the Bible verse in which God speaks of the Jewish nation: “I will bless those who bless you, and whoever curses you I will curse.”… more
JERUSALEM, Israel – Paraguay’s President Horacio Cartes arrived in Israel Sunday evening to dedicate his country’s new embassy in Jerusalem Monday.
Israeli Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan was on hand at the airport to welcome Cartes as he deplaned, thanking him on behalf of the nation for the decision.
“I thank you on behalf of the State of Israel for your decision to move the Paraguay Embassy to Jerusalem. The decision demonstrates the depth of our ties and constitutes further strengthening of our sovereignty in Jerusalem,” YNet quoted Erdan’s welcoming statement… more
DeSantis officially submits draft resolution to Congress Thursday; Resolution cites security from Iran and Syria; Arab League calls for international probe into Palestinian fatalities as well as developing “comprehensive plan” to counter US Embassy move.
The United States Congress will consider a resolution recognizing Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights.
A draft resolution was submitted by the House Foreign Affairs Committee by Ron DeSantis on Thursday, the resolution calling for full recognition of Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights, citing security given the threat of Iran and Syria’s ongoing civil war…. more
Guatemala follows United States in relocating its embassy to Jerusalem; Embassy officially opened Wednesday morning; Morales: We feel at home because we know that the Jewish people love the Guatemalan people.
Guatemala officially opened its embassy in Jerusalem Wednesday morning following the opening of the US Embassy in Jerusalem on Monday.
A ceremony was held at the Guatemalan Embassy attended by officials and diplomats from both states, President Jimmy Morales and Prime Minister Netanyahu both giving speeches commemorating the historic move…. more
Amir’s special update from Jerusalem. With the United States withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal, Israel’s strikes on Iranian targets to stop their entrenchment in Syria, the soon relocation of the US Embassy to Jerusalem that rages the Palestinians- will there be peace in the Middle East? If so, when? How? And for how long? What does the Bible say about it?