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Who first comes to mind: In poll, Americans identify Jesus with Judaism more than with Christianity

by Larry Brook (Israel InSight) — Has the awakening of American Christians to the Jewish roots of their faith been a huge success? The Pew…

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Talking about my grandparents in a roomful of Christians

Heather Johnston (center) and participants on a USIEA trip to Israel by Richard Friedman  There I was. To an outsider it may have seemed an…

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Many liberal churches deny their Jewish parentage and embrace their Islamist assassins

At the United Church of Christ General Synod in Cleveland in 2017, Rev. Mitri Raheb, a Palestinian Christian and pastor of the evangelical Lutheran Church…

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Knesset Christian Allies Caucus honors Christian leaders for support of Israel

From JNS and Israel InSight reports On Jan. 29, the Knesset Christian Allies Caucus held its 13th annual “Night to Honor Our Christian Allies” to…

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Christian students celebrate life-changing journey through Israel with Passages

Young Americans visit the Garden of Gethsemane in Jerusalem as part of a nine-day trip to Israel organized by Passages, a Christian nonprofit that offers…

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Cashier at Target asks Bullseye Questions

By Richard Friedman  There I was in Target, at 11 a.m. on a recent Sunday. I was in the checkout line, which had just been…

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Netanyahu, Hagee Affirm Jewish-Christian Ties in Christmas Messages

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addresses participants at the 13th annual CUFI summit, held from July 23-24, 2018. Screenshot: YouTube. The deepening ties between Christians…

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Jews, Evangelicals: Chanukah, Heroism and Partnership

By Richard Friedman  Not too long ago, I found myself in a conversation with six new Evangelical Christian friends. We’ve become connected this past year…

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Painful events deepen bonds, understanding

By Richard Friedman A recent CNN story headlined “Swastikas sprayed on more than 100 graves in Jewish cemetery in France” caught my eye. I emailed…

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Judea Samaria Chamber Head Welcomes Evangelical Investment in Israel

Photo courtesy CUFI. By Richard Friedman  There are many reasons Evangelical Christians often dedicate themselves to Israel and support the country’s well-being with their…

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