05.06.2016 | 28 Nisan, 5776
For 1st time since August, Israel sees no victim deaths from terrorist attacks
IAF strikes Hamas targets in Gaza in response to continued mortar fire
Palestinians to demand protection from war crimes at UN Security Council
Shin Bet gleans vast tunnel data from Hamas member
Netanyahu, Ya'alon, Gantz flayed by comptroller over handling of Gaza war
Defense Ministry: Israel's war and terror casualty toll now at 23,447
Acre all-in to beat out relegation rivals Kiryat Shmona, Hapoel Haifa
Israel court endorses government policy on Palestinian terrorists' bodies
Allegations of ‘cronyism’ in Bayit Yehudi over rabbinical appointment process
Erdan: ‘We have a broad government program to fight boycotts’
Anti-Semitism goes unchallenged by some on 'pro-Palestine left', UK editor says
Grapevine: Coincidence and memory
Comedy for Koby gears up for spring tour
Jane’s Jerusalem jaunt
Return to rowing gives Israel newcomer Lyat Olympic hopes
Jewish-Argentine takes first ATP title in Turkey
Kings the latest team to have Blatt on coaching radar
The POSTman Knocks Twice: National unity? Holocaust Day thoughts
Bar and the new Palestinian mayor of Jerusalem
Israeliness is the answer
The political algorithms of the Arab-Israeli conflict
Analysis: No tears in Jerusalem over Davutoglu’s departure
A dictatorship in the making?
Israel denies it detained Turkish right-wing leadership
Report: Saudi Arabia busts ISIS cell on the outskirts of Mecca
Group slams Europe-Iran economic confab in Zurich
Gulf Shi'ites paying religious tax to Iran are funding terror, Sunni campaign says
Khamenei's bodyguard reportedly killed in Syria
VIDEO: Iran urges young boys to take up arms in Syria, 'reach Jerusalem'
Jordanian security forces capture homing pigeon delivered by ISIS
VIDEO: ISIS child jihadists sing in French - 'Your blood will flow'
Terrorism in the tropics: ISIS turning to recruitment in the Caribbean
Israeli flag burned at Kiev Holocaust memorial on Yom Hashoah
Young Jewish professionals attend Holocaust commemoration in NYC
German mayor embroiled in row over anti-Semitic bank account
Obama calls for solidarity with European Jews, Jewish students on Holocaust Remembrance Day
Israeli Carpool app Via raises $100m
April deficit ticks up, though target still in sight
Manufacturers: Obama aid package will be ‘mortal blow’ to Israeli industry
BGU researchers present guidelines for treating postnatal depression
Expert says three dairy servings daily is 'vital for bones’
Country’s asthma rates ‘relatively low’
Cambridge researchers map all genes that can cause breast cancer
Country feels heat, wildfires break out in Jerusalem, Galilee
Something strange in the air at Haifa Earth Day
Nation celebrates spring festival at natural wonders
‘Israel needs to invest in Negev, Galilee for future population hike’
Travel, tourism and entertainment in the technological age
Australian tells BBC he created bitcoin, but some skeptical
Tech Talk: Start in Germany
In 5 years, driverless cars based on Israel's Mobileye tech
Republican Jewish Coalition withholds praise for Trump
Donald Trump disavows anti-Jewish rhetoric from ex-KKK leader David Duke
Poll: Sanders voters more sympathetic to Palestinians than to Israel
Trump proves Jewish supremacy diminishing in GOP, says David Duke
Understanding UK anti-Semitism on Holocaust Remembrance Day
This week in 60 seconds: Tightrope walking in Jerusalem
Just a Thought: On Holocaust education
Parshat Kedoshim: Respect your elders
Briefing: The Democratic showdown on Israel
Podcast: Is Bibi the worst option except all the rest?
Briefing: Bernie Sanders, Monica Lewinsky, and an uneventful cyber attack
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
Spot the Jew: The annual Met Gala
What can you see in this red circle?
Books: Hunting monsters
The journey home
In Jesus’s last footsteps
Necessary Stories: Grasping at the void
Trees for grandchildren
Bellicose culture mogul
In the heart of Africa
Arrivals: Connecting Israel and the world
Books: Drone mom
Books: Disintegration and demise
To your holistic well-being
This week in Jerusalem
Child sexual abuse in a medical context
Old City’s Khalidi Library reopens after nearly a half century
One step at a time
Choosing the right treatment for our youth
Wisdom - via Wisdo
Home is where the tent is
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A WWII vacation that saved two Jewish brothers' lives
Palestinian Christians slam PA for refusal to recognize Easter
Yom Hashoah – Holocaust Martyrs and Heroes Remembrance Day 2016
Eurovision Contestants Plant Trees in Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
Cornerstone Ceremony for ANZAC Museum in Beersheba
The 19th Walk for Water: Touring the Desert, Loving Israel
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Italy-Israel Friendship Tree Planted in Italian Ambassador’s Garden
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
No Holocaust Survivors in My Family
At Ben-Gurion University the slogan is: Let’s Get Rid of Cancer
IDF Gets Its First Out Pansexual Major
Accord signed last year making the Vatican's de facto recognition of a Palestinian state in 2012 official has come into effect.
Movable feast marks his ascension to heaven from the Mount of Olives.
By GIL ZOHAR
Pilgrims from around the world joined fellow Christians following clergymen who entered the church waving palm fronds and branches.
First Hebrew city fulfilled prophecy of ‘I will build you up again, and you will be rebuilt.’
By BENJAMIN GLATT
Justin Welby has discovered his biological father was the former private secretary to Britain's war-time leader Winston Churchill.
"What I want for my children and their children is that they will love God – and love the land of Israel," Naddaf says.
By ILSE POSSELT
"We want to live a calm and happy life and help Israeli society."
Pere Marie-Benoit made a commitment to do all that he could to protect refugees.
On Easter weekend, Christian communities are facing a stark reality throughout the region. Numbers have fallen to a few hundred thousand from about 1.5 million before the US-led invasion in 2003.
The annual ritual, in the Old City of Jerusalem, attracts thousands of pilgrims from around the world.
Henk Drogt joined resistance, helping Jews and allied soldiers.
Evangelical leader let himself be used as "mouthpiece for some pretty dishonest propaganda."
Pope, patriarch's Cuba meeting had "pure love, honest desire to build bridges."
Protecting against the enemy from within.
The case revolves an article he published on an ultra-Orthodox website last December in which he branded Christian missionaries “blood-sucking vampires.”
By BEN HARTMAN
French emperor was declared the modern ‘Cyrus’
Famed meeting between Mahral and Emperor Rudolf is said to have been about kabbala.
Jews in Israel live and breathe Hebrew, just as their ancestors did more than 2,000 years ago.
24 young American pastors came to Israel on a trip designed to educate them and, through them, their congregations about the Jewish state and the challenges it faces.
By JEREMY SHARON
Lew Wallace wrote bestseller to strengthen his faith.
The Layman is the publication for the Presbyterian Lay Committee, an advocacy group supporting conservative positions in the denomination.
An Israeli woman’s story on being saved from a Palestinian mob ambush.
Bonhoeffer’s martyrdom and his book “The Cost of Discipleship” became a classic of Christian thought and explained the meaning of what it truly means to be a believer.
Controversy began last year when professor wrote on Facebook that she would don the hijab head scarf during the period of advent before Christmas as a sign of solidarity with Muslims.
"Illness offers a key by which we can discover the deepest meaning of what we are experiencing," Pope says.
The priest of Midian had the courage to say "I made a mistake."
Dr. Jay Rawlings and Duke Westover to receive prestigious award at 10th annual "Night to Honor Our Christian Allies."
By GIL HOFFMAN
Edward Robinson identified almost 200 biblical sites.
After preaching anti-Semitism for more than a millennium, when looking at the prophecy of the Jewish People returning to their land, the Catholic Church could not come to terms with the reality.
Kibbutz Merchavia leads the way in settling Israel’s most fertile region.
Hate graffiti stating: ‘Death to the heathen Christians the enemies of Israel,’ was scrawled onto a wall of Jerusalem’s Dormition Abbey compound.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Zionist group condemns attacks on Dormition Abbey.
Francis called for the "rediscovery of the Jewish roots of Christianity" and condemned violence in the name of religion.
By REUTERS,LAHAV HARKOV
Benjamin Franklin wanted Exodus to be official seal.
By the grace of God, Stalin died before the trial began.
"We note that Jesus was born neither in Israel nor in 'Palestine', but in the Roman-occupied province of Judea."
Despite the increase in violent attacks in recent months, Christmas celebrations took place across the country, mostly without incident.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem, Fuad Twal, sent greetings to the Catholic world and called for peace in the region.
Father Naddaf of Nazareth gathers with soldiers to celebrate ahead of the holiday.
A cheerful Santa Claus walks back and forth on the Old City's walls, calling on Christian residents to come pick out a tree.
Jerusalem's Latin Patriarch, Fuad Twal, arrived at the Strip to visit local Christians who are unable to travel to Bethlehem for Christmas.
Christian Israel enthusiast says dramatic change in landscape is "a literal fulfillment" of the Hebrew prophet Ezkiel's vision.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
The Custodian of the Holy Land Father Pierbattista Pizzaballa arrives at ceremonial launch of the beginning of the Christmas season.
“Such a change would be important both for giving clarity and consistency to Catholic teaching and for helping to progress Catholic-Jewish dialogue,” cleric says.
Jewish groups laud move as signal of improved relations with Catholics
By SAM SOKOL
Jews, Muslims and Christians clean and document graves at Protestant cemetery that was vandalized two years ago.
A frequent visitor to the Temple Mount, Jane Kiel was apprehended at the site by Waqf officials.
Pontiff meets with Jewish leaders on 50th anniversary of Nostra Aetate declaration that led to improved relations between Jews and Catholics.
By JTA,SAM SOKOL
Macedonian prime ministerial hopeful talks of freedom and love of Israel.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
“I still consider myself Jewish,” said Miller, whose grandfather was Larry Fine, one of The Three Stooges. “I feel like I just added on to my faith.”
By URIEL HEILMAN/JTA
"A statement like Ms. Bachmann’s should serve to remind Jews that missionizing is alive and well, and that we must always be on the lookout for it," said Agudath Israel of America spokesman.
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
By PEGGY CIDOR
Sometimes called the Way of the Cross or the Way of Sorrow, the Via Dolorosa represents the route that Jesus followed, according to tradition, from condemnation to crucifixion.
By AVIVA BAR-AM
Christian and Jewish scholars from across the globe gather in Jerusalem to talk about the Almighty.
By ORIT ARFA
Britain's Queen Elizabeth, 89, the head of the Church of England, quoted the Bible and spoke of millions of people lighting candles of hope.
Two Dutch journalists decided to conduct an experiment in which they disguised a Christian Bible as the Koran while reading passages of it to unsuspecting passersby.
The bill makes the penalty for inciting not to volunteer in the IDF equal to that of someone who incites or lobbies against doing mandatory IDF service, five years.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Anti-Christian graffiti included: Death to the heathen Christians the enemies of Israel.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Rivlin: We will respond with zero tolerance against anyone attempting to harm the democratic foundations of the State of Israel and its religious freedom.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,JPOST.COM STAFF
Although the fire did not cause serious damage, the crime rattled the church and drew swift condemnation from Israeli politicians and religious leaders from around the world.
Traditional delicacy spices up the season.
By NOGA TARNOPOLSKY/THE MEDIA LINE
Archaeologists unearth Byzantine-era marble statue near site of former entrance to ancient port city.
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
In Israel's third-largest city, streets have been decorated with decorations and bright lights to proudly demonstrate a harmonious relationship between monolithic religions of the area.
“Labeling Israeli produce [from the settlements] is another betrayal of Christian values in Europe, and another weakening of the Christian spirit in Europe,” says Nadaf.
According to lobby founders, increasing numbers of descendants of Jews around the world have become interested in exploring their heritage, reconnecting with the Jewish people.
The Magdalena Institute inspires woman to use their strengths.
By SARAH LEVI
An indefatigable Evangelical warrior for truth defends Israel – reaching hundreds of millions of Christians around the world.
By JOSH HASTEN
“It’s obvious that Christian legacy and human beings are being targeted in our region,” cleric charges.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Syriac Orthodox Church Archbishop Swerios Malki Murad is the most senior Christian clergyman to be arrested by the PA since its inception in 1994.
Christian communities, which like the Jews, predate Islam, are being targeted for eradication.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
Some of Israel’s Muslim Arabs, while asking their Jewish neighbors for help in preserving their own heritage, seek to deny other ethnic minorities these same rights.
By SHADI KHALLOUL
History is chock full of evil dogmas that have led to unspeakable human atrocities. Those ideologies remain alive and well, only somewhat mutated for the 21st century.
By BRIAN SCHRAUGER
The largest Evangelical communities remain solidly supportive of Israel, and their size dwarfs that of the rising forces of replacement theology and its concomitant hatred of Israel.
I have learned over and over again that Christians are no longer our enemy.
By RON KRONISH
There is nothing reasonable about churches discarding their own history and branding as pariahs those whose only crime is to live in the same territories where Jesus lived.
By RAFAEL MEDOFF
The United Methodist Church – a Christian Protestant denomination – voted to put five Israeli banks on an investment blacklist.
By RABBI YECHIEL ECKSTEIN
Jews are meant to be holy. Non-Jews are meant to be righteous.
By KENNETH COHEN
Experts have warned that Christianity will disappear from Iraq and Syria – places where Christians have lived since the religion began – within one or two generations.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
"Religious leaders must be at the forefront of bravely calling out the most egregious violations of basic human morality, without regard to the criticism they may face as a result."
By SHMULEY BOTEACH