07.31.2016 | 25 Tammuz, 5776
Red Cross to cut visits to Palestinian prisoners
Abbas and Kerry meet in Paris
Palestinian Authority President making laws by decree, highlighting problems
Golan Druse leader disputes UN statement on ‘hardship of occupation’
Cracking down on the hilltop youth
Anatomy of a trip
FIFA being petitioned to ban settlement teams from Israeli soccer
Moon-walker Aldrin: Mars an ‘island awaiting us in the blackness of space’
Israel blasts US, EU and UN for condemning construction in Gilo
The Searchers still on ‘needles and pins’
Remembering Satyajit Ray
Idan Raichel sheds a few layers
Israeli art: Upgrading our presence of mind
Dorozhon facing Olympic moment of truth
Mac TA, Beitar J’lem close in on playoffs
Push for FIFA to eliminate settler teams from Israeli soccer leagues
Stoudemire retires from NBA, Hapoel Jerusalem next stop?
As temperatures rise, flowers emit less scent
The sickly School Health Service
Revolutionary artificial material fits body like a glove
Attempt to stop beachside development plan heads to High Court
Health Ministry launches plan to eradicate hepatitis C
Delek makes bid for exploration license south of Cyprus
Economic committee chairman calls for guidelines to protect animals during live shipments
Nation’s cleanest beaches named
The DNC hackers and their backers
ISIS – the terrible twos
Jerusalem Post Letters to the Editor: Guilty party
Report: Assad and Putin held secret meeting, discussed Israel
Ex-Saudi general issues scathing critique of Palestinian terror groups
For first time during Syria war, Israel opens border for humanitarian aid
Entire region concerned about ‘day after’ Iran deal expires
Iran destroys 100,000 satellite dishes in morality-driven crackdown
Iran left with no choice but to confront the US, official warns
Iranian Kurdish leader to ‘Post’: Iran regime is a common enemy
Jihadis call on 'lone wolf' terrorists to attack Israeli athletes at Rio Olympics
Report: ISIS operating sleeper cells in Lebanese refugee camps
One mile from ISIS feels safer than France or Turkey to Kurdish peshmerga
ISIS claims responsibility for Nice attack
Waking up in Santa Monica
Second-generation Holocaust survivor awaiting relief after winning court battle over property
Dennis Ross urges end to Pollard curfew
Israel slams German university for claim it harvests Palestinian organs
eBay, Israel Post join forces to boost online selling
Not just fun and games: Seeking tech behind video games
Healthcare hackathon organizers seek to be ‘light unto others’
WATCH LIVE: Peres, Rivlin and Netanyahu launch Israeli Innovation Center
In historic nomination, Clinton vows to protect Israel and enforce Iran deal
Israel reiterates support for a two-state solution amid GOP shift
Israeli ambassador Dermer credits Clinton for 2012 Gaza ceasefire
At Republican, Democratic conventions, different types of anger
Grapevine: A time to mourn
Grapevine: Paths of Jewish Lithuania
This week in 60 seconds: The IDF gets its man
Making a difference as proud Israelis
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Podcast: From Tel Aviv, a story of hope for Orlando
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
A dog watches a horror movie, his reaction is priceless!
This is how cats catch their rides in Thailand...
Do you believe in the Paranormal?
100-Year-Old Theater Converted Into Stunning Bookstore
Second Lebanon War veteran's road to redemption
Empowering women globally
The American spirit’s impact
The word of a woman
The outpost on Oliphant Street
Dark years on the Côte d’Azur
Hot off the Arab press
The public broadcasting service:
With best intentions
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs
The untapped power of youth
All lives matter
‘The Simpsons,’ for a change
Born, raised and educated in a vineyard
‘חָרִיש’, עִיר חֲדָשָה בְּיִשְׂרָאֵל
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Pope's trip to Poland overshadowed by killing of French priest
Israel’s blessing to the world
Remembering the 'Exodus'
Tzvika Kaplan Scenic Lookout Inaugurated on Mount Carmel
Looking for IMI, the Blue Box's “Little Sister”- Can you help?
President of Paraguay Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Honoring Holocaust Rescuer Belgian Prince with a Tree in Israel
Perth and Merhav Am, Different but the Same
Canadian Young Professionals Visit Gaza Border Communities
Spanish Village Connects with its Ancient Jewish Roots
Expo Forest Inaugurated in the Negev
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
Planning a Sustainable Future through Water Sensitive Cities
Burnt Trees and Charred Earth in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
Andrew Viterbi at a KKL-JNF Milan Gala Event
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
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
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
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.
Francis is expected to visit Auschwitz during his first visit to Poland.
The Jewish nation is tiny yet its contribution to humanity is astounding; its footprints of blessing, innovation and aid etched into the areas of mankind’s greatest need.
By ILSE POSSELT
Noah’s Ark built to biblical specifications opens.
"I am thankful she not only gave her own things to another person whom she did not even know, but also gave them with a happy heart."
By SUZANNE STAMBOULIEH
Presbyterians for Middle East Peace forces Church to recognize Israel’s right to exist
Remembering the musician turned prophet.
Two 'Freedom Flights' from France, Ukraine to arrive this week.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
In February, the Presbyterian Church USA said it was expected to lose more than 400,000 members in the next half-a-decade, an internal church document predicted.
The 80-minute film will have a limited theatrical release in the fall, and there will be a one-hour version for screenings and broadcast.
Celebrating the Holy City’s 49th year of reunification
Therapist Suzanne Stamboulieh's latest book is a simple venture, to say the least – and that is exactly what makes it stand out.
By JOY BANBURY
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.
"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.
“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
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.
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
Monks of the different denominations that share the Church of the Nativity and the Church of the Holy Sepulcher put aside friction to allow restoration at two of Christianity’s holiest sites.
By JUDITH SUDILOVSKY
The Magdalena Institute inspires woman to use their strengths.
By SARAH LEVI
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.
The Presbyterian leadership also called on its faithful to “prayerfully study the call from Palestinian civil society for boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) against the State of Israel.”
By JPOST EDITORIAL
The one-state proposition is a prescription for Israel’s end. And, as PFMEP underscores, that would be wholly “unchristian.”
By KENNETH BANDLER
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