Israel

Deni Avdija

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Israeli Basketball Phenom Deni Avdija Heads to NBA

Selected ninth in the NBA Draft, Israeli basketball star Deni Avdija will play hoops for the Washington Wizards.

Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein at 2012 Sigd celebration of Ethiopian Jews

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Sigd – A Holy Day for Israel’s Ethiopian Jews

The holy day of Sigd (which means "Day of Prostration") is observed by Israel's Ethiopian Jewish community 50 days after Yom Kippur.

Golda Meir voting in Jerusalem, 1973

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Photo Friday: Guide the Nations of the Earth

A photo of Gold Meir, Israel's first female prime minister, voting in the Holy City of Jerusalem in 1973.

Trump announces Israel peace deal with Sudan, October 23, 2020

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US: Sudan Third Arab Nation to Normalize Ties with Israel

American decision to remove Sudan from terror list paves way for third Arab peace deal with the Jewish state.

Nursing students in Tel Aviv, 1968

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Photo Friday: I Will Bind Up the Injured and Strengthen the Weak

These Israeli nursing students in 1968 learn to "bind up the injured and strengthen the weak."

Yitzhak Shamir, Haifa port

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A Son in the Land of Israel

The seventh Prime Minister of Israel, Yitzhak Shamir served as a military leader and politician before and after the establishment of the modern Jewish state.

Running to Rachel's Tomb

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Running to Rachel’s Tomb

Run, walk, or sit on this tour of the Holy Land from Jerusalem to the tomb of a biblical matriarch on the outskirts of Bethlehem.

David Ben-Gurion, Eilat, 1958

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David Ben-Gurion – Israel’s Founding Father

David Ben-Gurion made aliyah (immigrated) to the Holy Land in 1906, where he led the struggle to establish the state of Israel in 1948 as the Jewish state's first prime minister.

How Has God Called You?

Fellowship Blog

How Has God Called You?

Bishop Lanier reminds us that we are all called to do something prophetic with our lives.

Rabbi and Jewish boy celebrate Simchat Torah, 1974, rejoicing in the beginning of the reading of God's Word

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Photo Friday: In the Beginning

In this photo taken in Israel in 1974, Jews celebrate Simchat Torah, rejoicing in the beginning of the reading of the Torah readings for the year.

IDF soldier watches air cover over Golan Heights, Yom Kippur War, October 1973

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Photo Friday: Yom Kippur

Stand for Israel remembers the Yom Kippur War, when, in 1973, Israel was attacked on the holiest day for the Jewish people.

Yardena Arazi

Fellowship Blog

Yardena Arazi – One of Israel’s Most Popular Singers

From Eurovision in the 1970s to singing for Israel's 70th birthday, Yardena Arazi has long been one of the Holy Land's most beloved entertainers.

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