'Jerusalem' tagged posts

Why we do not agree with the Middle East Peace Plan that gives away East Jerusalem!

-by Isaac Heckman President Trump just unveiled a Middle East peace plan crafted by the president’s son-in-law Jared Kushner proposing giving away East Jerusalem to the Palestinians and creating a tunnel connecting West Bank and Gaza! “This plan will double Palestinian territory and set the capital of the Palestinian state in eastern Jerusalem where the United States will…

The Importance of Jerusalem

It is customary to recite a blessing for Jerusalem (Zion) before the Torah is read during synagogue services, though praying for the welfare of Jerusalem is always an appeal of the Ruach Hakodesh (Holy Spirit). Father of mercies, do good in Thy good pleasure unto Zion, build Thou the walls of Jerusalem (Psalm 51:18). For…

Jerusalem: an International City?

Today Mr Pompeo the Secretary of State to the United States, announced that “The United States will merge the US Consulate General, which serves Palestinians, with its new embassy in Jerusalem into a single diplomatic mission in Jerusalem

Palestinian Authority arrests Palestinian-American for Property Sale to Jews

By KHALED ABU TOAMEH Last week, the Palestinian Islamic religious authorities in east Jerusalem reaffirmed a fatwa (religious decree) prohibiting Palestinians from selling their houses and lands to Israelis. Some Palestinians have even called for imposing the death penalty on those who violate the ban. Already Palestinian Authority security forces have arrested a Palestinian-American citizen on suspicion of involvement…