Claire Nance is a Christian college student interning with The Fellowship in Israel this summer. She’s from Washington, D.C., and studies Communications with a minor in International Relations at Liberty University in Virginia. Claire will be sharing her observations and reflections on the blog. Here’s her first.
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The acclaimed British rock band, set to play a concert in the Holy Land this July, has resisted efforts by the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement to scuttle the show.
As we remember the Six-Day War of 1967, Israel Antiquities Authority just released a few artifacts that tell us more about the 2,000-year-old battle that ended in the destruction of Jerusalem. These artifacts continue to show the historical connection between the Jewish people and the Old City.
Rabbi Eckstein recently announced that The Fellowship will be providing financial aid to needy children and their families, so parents can continue to work during the summer months knowing their children are safe.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo marched with over 40,000 people in the Manhattan parade on Sunday to support Israel, while announcing the first Sunday in June as Shimon Peres Day.