This past weekend, churches in Egypt and Nigeria were victims of great tragedy. In Egypt a suicide bomber killed 25 and injured at least 49 worshipers at St. Mark’s Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in Cairo, while a roof collapse at a Christian church in Uyo, Nigeria, left at least 23 dead.
Also this week in Israel in the News:
- With the help of The Fellowship, the Israeli city of Haifa begins its recovery after the recent wildfires.
- During an appearance on CBS’ 60 Minutes, Israeli PM Netanyahu laid out a plan for peace and improved relations with the U.S.
- A ceasefire in the war-ravaged Syrian city of Aleppo was short-lived.
This week’s Israel in the News Perspective features The Fellowship‘s Senior Vice President Yael Eckstein on the horrific terrorist attack on a Christian church in Cairo.Tags: Israel in the News