06.01.2016 | 24 Iyar, 5776
PayPal terminates anti-Israel BDS France account
Moroccan BDS calls on Muslims to boycott Israeli dates during Ramadan
Palestinian-American activist accuses Israel and US of shared legacy of ethnic cleansing
Shin Bet: 2 minors arrested for terror stabbing of elderly women in Jerusalem
Alsheich takes blame for omitting Netanyahu’s name from report
Liberman patron Schlaff visits Israel
Shared entrance to Western Wall brings haredi, progressive clash
Diplomatic spouses rally to help migrant children in south Tel Aviv
Turkmenistan FM here for first time in 20 years
Joint List MK calls to lift ban on politicians’ Temple Mount visits
WATCH: Surf's up for Brian Wilson ahead of Israel visit
Classical Review: Gloria
Taking pride in film
Alice Cooper for president!
Hapoel TA forces Game 5 against Jerusalem
Israeli gymnast wins bronze medal at European championships
J’lem aims to finish off Hapoel in Game 4 in Tel Aviv
Mac TA, Eilat into Final Four; Jerusalem closing in
Candidly Speaking: American Jewish leaders fail to confront the anti-Israel bandwagon
Ignore the zealots
A whole new post-everything world
WATCH: Gaza's 'Spiderman' boy shows off acrobatic skills
Hamas executes three convicted Palestinians in Gaza
Normalization talks with Turkey advancing
Turkey's Erdogan: No Muslim family should engage in birth control
Iran says pilgrims will not attend haj in Mecca, blaming Saudi 'sabotage'
Khameini warns new Iranian parliament against Western 'schemes'
US pro-gun lobby to 'Ayatollahs of Iran': You haven't met alligator wrestlers, cowboys of America
Senior Iranian official: Secret, second wife of Iran's FM 'spied for the West'
ISIS plans to ignite ethnic war in Fallujah upon leaving the city, document allegedly reveals
Analysis: Islamic State may be down, but it's far from out
US prosecutors move to unseal case of Ivy League student who defected from ISIS
Australia holds five suspected of plotting sailing trip to join ISIS
Senior party leader to ‘Post’: Clinton will ensure Democratic party platform supports Israel
Israel hosts largest ever anti-BDS summit at UN Headquarters
European Parliament lawmaker from Britain calls Israelis ‘a rash’
Justice Ministry to stop prosecuting Israeli brothels operated by 'working women'
How are you going pay for that?
Your Taxes: New sheriff in Israel
Tech Talk: Making this world a better place
Children with high functioning autism still struggle with writing skills
TA Sourasky Medical Center takes strict action against smoking
Majority of Israelis ignore illegal public smoking
Israeli researchers discover Pilates exercises help after heart attack
Tourism Ministry objects to plan for 2017 closure of Sde Dov Airport, just north of Tel Aviv
Environment ministry to ensure beaches are 'bikini ready' with cleanup program
Leviathan signs $3b. deal to power planned electric plant in Be’er Tuviya
‘Smart park’ coming to capital’s Sacher Park
In first, New Zealand 'innovation' delegation comes to Israel
Digitized Talmud and mobile app to be launched
'Smart car' tech to get boost from US-Israel collaboration
Tech Talk: Student hackathons are the new rage
Clinton says her campaign talking to Sanders camp about unifying Democrats
Trump, Kristol trade barbs in 'Post' interview with 'Weekly Standard' editor
In Ryan call for genuine 'unity' with Trump, a ways to go on Israel
Sanders: Israel has a right to US protection
Grapevine: Nonagenarian jet-setters
'Orange is the New Black' actress visits Israel to participate in Pride Week
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Captain America revealed as a secret Nazi in new comic
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Podcast: A stable Israeli government? Fat chance
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
'In the navy'
On the 50th anniversary of Agnon’s Nobel Prize
Books: Blood diamonds
The forgotten casualties
The good news and the bad
Homage to Anne
Necessary Stories: The plowman meets the reaper
Artist of patterns
Veterans: Reaching one’s full potential
Books: Unlikely characters
Books: Totally certifiable
Books: Beauty and boredom of war
An African night in Jerusalem
In your footsteps, Orwell
This week in Jerusalem
Always look on the bright side of yourself
The long and winding road
From chaos to creation
An oddly individual thing – handwriting
Agriculture is having a (vertical) field day
אַלְמָז פּוֹסַעַת בִּשְבִילֵי יַלְדוּתָה
סְטֶנְד-אַפּ שֶל רוֹתֶם אַבּוּהָב
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Youth threw stones at Mass ceremony in Rehovot
Christian leaders seek insight into Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Protectors of the Holy Land
Green Journey – Cycling on the Trails of the Living
Remembering Isaac Ochberg
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Dado Scenic Lookout Dedicated on Israel's Northern Border
Golani Soldiers Clean up the Forests of Northern 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
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
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
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
The jihadist civil war
What the hell is this?
Welcome to Swedenistan…and have a lousy day
WWII Japanese First Suicide Bombers; Atomic Bomb in Context
IFCJ’s Yechiel Eckstein outlines how Evangelical support is a strategic asset for Israel and the Jewish people.
By BENJAMIN GLATT
Accord signed last year making the Vatican's de facto recognition of a Palestinian state in 2012 official has come into effect.
Bishop on stone attack on Catholics: ‘Remedy radicalism and intolerance’
WWI Zion Mule Corps revived spirit of Bar Kochva’s army.
William F. Albright proved the Bible was a book of factual, historical, real, places and people
Bishops tried to save Jews in Crusader pogroms, but Papal soldiers overpowered them
Since 2012, the Greek Orthodox priest from the Galilee has been an indefatigable campaigner for Christian Arab integration into Israeli society.
By JEREMY SHARON
Movable feast marks his ascension to heaven from the Mount of Olives.
By Gil Stern Stern 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.’
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.
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 Stern Stern 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
“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
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.
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
The incident took place on May 20 in the southern province of Minya, the local Coptic Orthodox church said in a statement.
“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.
There are those today who, based on their theology or political ideology, want to deny the existence of a Jewish people and nation.
By ELI KAVON
By DRAGO PILSEL
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