The measure of a healthy society is the degree to which it firmly and effectively banishes its extremists to the ostracized margins As the oldest hatred increasingly rears its head in the United States, it’s hard to resist the sense of helplessness. Anti-Semitism from the extreme left, anti-Semitism from the extreme right, Jews demonized, synagogues shot up, and now a man with a machete breaking into a rabbi’s home and wreaking carnage on Hanukkah… and all this in what we lik
NCLCI Urges Christians to Stand in Solidarity with the Jewish Community Following Monsey, NY Stabbing Attack December 29, 2019 MINNEAPOLIS — The National Christian Leadership Conference for Israel (NCLCI) urges Christians to stand in solidarity with the Jewish community in the United States and around the world in the wake of the most recent antisemitic attack in Monsey, NY. On the evening of December 28th, an intruder entered Rabbi Chaim Rottenberg’s home and carried out a h
The Light of Chanukah A candle is a brief flare of light. A wick dipped in oil burns and then goes out again. The light of Chanukah appears no different. Briefly there is light and warmth and then darkness again.
Out of the exile of Babylon, the handful that returned to resettle and rebuild the land faced the might of new empires. The Jews who returned from the exile of one evil empire some twenty-six hundred years ago were forced to decide whether they would be a people wi
“Thus Rachel died. She was buried on the road to Efrat—now Beit Lechem.” Genesis 35:19 (The Israel Bible™) Tazpit Press published a report on Sunday stating that eleven institutions associated with the Greek-Orthodox Church signed a statement protesting the ongoing attempt by the Palestinian Authority (PA) to take control of the plaza in front of the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem. The Church of the Nativity is located in Bethlehem and holds a prominent religious signifi
"A strong message domestically and around the world against history’s oldest hate at a time of surging anti-Semitism on both sides of the Atlantic" Executive order to label Judaism as a nationality, so that it would fall under Title VI, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color and national origin in programs and activities that receive federally financial assistance. (December 11, 2019 / JNS) U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to sign an executive order
For over four decades, NCLCI has been educating Christian leaders on the history of antisemitism so that they can be equipped to effectively fight modern-day antisemitism. With antisemitism on the rise around the globe, NCLCI is more determined than ever to ensure Christian leaders are equipped by learning the lessons of history to make certain that our Jewish brethren are never again alone in combating antisemitism and standing up to antisemites. From rocket fire targeting I