Archive for the ‘Studies’ Category

 

Why End Times? (63) – Chapter 6 – The Great tribulation and Israel

editor 19 October 2017

By Rev Willem J.J. Glashouwer.. From the book Why End Times? Chapter 6 – The Great Tribulation and Israel

What can you or I do about it?
As mentioned above, our book ‘WHY ISRAEL?’ is finding its way around the world, in many languages. Today (2011) editions translated into 23 languages are available. A revised Dutch edition was published in The Netherlands 2007. The Polish and Hungarian translations were completed in the meantime. The latter was done by a teacher of English at a Grammar School in Budapest – Hungary, and the Polish edition appeared last summer (2010). (more…)

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A Light Unto the Nations

editor 19 October 2017

By Shmuell Sackett.. ‘We have all heard the term “A light unto the nations” but what does it really mean? And furthermore, in the present world of billions of people and tens of billions of gadgets, is it even possible for the small, tiny Jewish people to inspire the entire world and be their light among all the darkness? (more…)

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Why End Times? (62) – Chapter 6 – The Great tribulation and Israel

editor 17 October 2017

By Rev Willem J.J. Glashouwer.. From the book Why End Times? Chapter 6 – The Great Tribulation and Israel

Increasing hatred of the Jews
I looked up at random in the diary ‘Jeder Tag ein Gedenktag’ (‘Every day a day to remember’) written by Simon Wiesenthal 1 (who died recently) the date of the day I am writing this: 14th October. See what took place in the history of hatred of the Jews and the persecution of the Jews on that day, 14th October, in European history. (more…)

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Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah 2017 / ערב שמחת תורה

editor 11 October 2017

By Christians for Israel International.. Shemini Atzeret (שמיני עצרת– “the Eighth [day] of Assembly”) is a Jewish holiday. It is celebrated on the 22nd day of the Hebrew month of Tishrei (first month of calendar). In the Diaspora, an additional day is celebrated, the second day being separately referred to as Simchat Torah. In Israel and Reform Judaism, the holidays of Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah are combined into a single day and the names are used interchangeably. Shmini Atzeret begins at sundown on Wednesday, 11 October 2017. (more…)

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Sukkot / סוכות

editor 3 October 2017

By Christians for Israel International.. Sukkot (Hebrew: סוכות or סֻכּוֹת, sukkōt, or sukkos, Feast of Booths, Feast of Tabernacles) is a Biblical holiday celebrated on the 15th day of the month of Tishrei (late September to late October). It is one of the three biblically mandated festivals Shalosh regalim on which Jews were commanded to make a pilgrimage to the Temple in Jerusalem. Sukkot begins at sundown on Wednesday, 4 October 2017. (more…)

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Yom Kippur – Renewed and Awake

editor 2 October 2017

By The Land of Israel Network.. Rabbi’s Shlomo Katz, Ari Abramowitz and Jeremy Gimpel pave a way to experience the days leading up to Yom Kippur in a totally new way based on ancient understandings passed down throughout the ages. Listen to the broadcast below. (more…)

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ISRAEL – SUNDAY 2017 (Dutch: ISRAËL ZONDAG 2017)

editor 27 September 2017

By Rev Willem J.J. Glashouwer.. A form of Christian theology, or perhaps one should rather say anti-Christian theology, has for centuries held the Jewish people collectively responsible for the death of Jesus. The Church has been less merciful than God. It cannot be repeated often enough that the Crusades, Inquisition, Pogroms, and Holocaust took place in the Christian world, and represent Christian anti-Semitism. Even today, the World Council of Churches issues one pro-Palestinian pronouncement after another. (more…)

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Yom Kippur / יום כפור

editor 27 September 2017

By Christians for Israel International.. Yom Kippur (Hebrew: יוֹם כִּפּוּר or יום הכיפורים), Also known as Day of Atonement, is the holiest day of the year for the Jews. Its central themes are atonement and repentance. Jews traditionally observe this holy day with a 25-hour period of fasting and intensive prayer, often spending most of the day in synagogue services. Yom Kippur completes the annual period known in Judaism as the High Holy Days (or sometimes “the Days of Awe”). Yom Kippur begins at sundown on Friday, 29 September 2017. (more…)

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Top 5 Revealed Biblical Prophecies of 5777

editor 21 September 2017

By Adam Eliyahu Berkowitz..“Every word of Hashem is pure, A shield to those who take refuge in Him.” Proverbs 30:5 . As Rosh Hashana, the Jewish New Year, approaches this week, it is customary to look back and reflect on the previous year. Between Sunday (September 17, 2017) and Wednesday (September 20, 2017), Breaking Israel News will present a series of Top Lists recalling some of the most significant Biblical and Israel stories of 5777. On Sunday, we look back on 5777’s biggest stories of redemption: the year’s top 10 articles demonstrating that the Messiah is on his way. (more…)

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Rosh Hashana / ראש השנה

editor 19 September 2017

By Christians for Israel International.. Rosh Hashanah (Hebrew: ראש השנה), (literally “head of the year”), is the Jewish New Year. It is the first of the High Holidays or Yamim Noraim (“Days of Awe”), celebrated ten days before Yom Kippur. Rosh Hashanah is observed on the first two days of Tishrei, the seventh month of the Hebrew calendar. It is described in the Torah as יום תרועה(Yom Teru’ah, a day of sounding [the Shofar]). Rosh Hashana begins at sundown on Wednesday, 20 September 2017 (1st of Tishrei, 5778).  (more…)

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