Ten years ago, a Jewish leader shamed Christians into caring.
home for wearing crucifix. (November 20, 2006). Marginalized Again | Evangelicals protest mandatory Christian curriculum in Israel. (November 17, 2006).
The Thirst of the 24/7 Fan
Understanding the idolatry in sports.
Some find God's ways unbearable, so they seek out a religion that gives them a little more space (some sex with their ESPN)— like the people of Israel did time and again.
Lost Tribe Found?
Jewish group seeks return to Israel.
Jewish group seeks return to Israel. The rabbis are expected to issue a ruling soon on whether the Benei Menashes are Jews and thus have the right to return to Israel.
Temple & Sword
At the temple, long before the cross, her son's cruel death pierced Mary.
degree angle. At the vertex, the point of departure, is a Jewish girl of a Jewish family, keeping the feasts, expecting the consolation of Israel. She lives
Ethnic Cleansing, Genocide, and Plain Old Murder
What Tony Campolo and the State Department mean in recent comments about Palestine and Sudan.
So when Tony Campolo told reporters earlier this month that "evangelical Zionists" favor "ethnic cleansing" of the Palestinians from Israel, the dictionary may have given him meager
Tsunami Weblog: The World Seeks Meaning
Is God to blame for the tragedy? Plus: the recent tsunami updates, ministry amid the wreckage, and Christians give $millions in relief.
raised by a natural disaster of the scope that occurred this week in Southeast Asia is a theological one - perhaps due to the human need to "blame someone" (Haaretz, Tel Aviv, Israel).
Christian TV Networks Battle for the Heavens
"Another Ten Commandments decision, Robertson issues 21-day prayer offensive for removal of Supreme Court justices, and other stories from online sources around the world"
violent. (NorthJersey.com); Christians, Jews gather to support Israel | More than 700 Christians and Jews join together at rally (The Virginian-Pilot); Same
Day of Reckoning
Chuck Smith and Calvary Chapel face an uncertain future.
of elders. "We take the model from the work that God established in the nation of Israel," Smith says. "Moses was the leader appointed by God. He took
A Jewish rabbi asks: Why shouldn't abortion in Israel be compared to the mass murder of Jewish children in Hitler's Europe?
A Jewish rabbi asks: Why shouldn't abortion in Israel be compared to the mass murder of Jewish children in Hitler's Europe? Israel's Holocaust. A Jewish
1000 conservative evangelicals gather in Jerusalem to reclaim Anglicanism. An interview with Sydney Archbishop Peter Jensen.
Reclaiming Orthodoxy. 1000 conservative evangelicals gather in Jerusalem to reclaim Anglicanism. An interview with Sydney Archbishop Peter Jensen.
The Evangelical View of Israel?
Evangelicals are more diverse on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict than we are led to believe
The Evangelical View of Israel? The June 2 article said that an unlikely alliance between Jews and conservative Christians supporting Israel could spell trouble for Bush's reelection.
Fatah Police Seize Gaza Baptist Church
As cease-fire agreements between Fatah and Hamas come and go, a church is literally caught in the middle.
Christianity Today's articles on Israel include several on Gaza: "Was Israel a Mistake?" from Books & Culture considers three views (including former President Carter's) on Israel.
Britain Starts Cloning
Plus: Who's going to New York, the next big movie controversy, the fundamentalist press, and other stories from online sources around the world.
Tourists must now declare religion | The Interior Ministry is investigating why forms tourists must fill out before entering Israel have begun requiring visitors to list their religion (The
In Print: Beyond Do-Goodism
True morality is not based on this or that particular story, but on the story of Israel and Jesus and the calling to be a new person within the community of God's people on earth.January 10
Happy Easter, Part Two
Eastern Orthodox Christians hold somber celebrations as Holy Land fighting continues
Happy Easter, Part Two. Eastern Orthodox Christians hold somber celebrations as Holy Land fighting continues. Ted Olsen| May 1, 2002. Orthodox Christians
Preaching the Insurrection
Angry colonists were rallied to declare independence and take up arms because of what they heard from the pulpit.
Colonial congregations saw themselves as the “New Israel,” endowed with a sacred mission that destined them as lead actors in the last triumphant chapter in redemption history.
Mega Corps Make Mega Bucks with Porn
Plus: U.S. News rightly divines revivals, and various and sundry decisions from the Supreme Court.
Jews for Jesus advertises for Israel Yesterday the Messianic group Jews for Jesus ran a full-page ad in The New York Times saying, "The only hope for peace was born in the Middle
The War of the Scrolls, Part 1
Fifty years after the discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls, evangelical scholars are using them to demonstrate the reliability of the Scriptures.
Abegg. THE SCROLLBUSTER. From all tribes of Israel they shall prepare capable men for themselves to go out for battle … —War Scroll, column 2. In