Israel starts work on new settlement amid US peace push


© AFP | Amona will be the first Jewish settlement in the West Bank for more than 25 years and will rehouse 40 families it evicted from a wildcat outpost in February 2017… 402 more words

I Was Blind . . .

Saul was a Jew, originally from the Turkish town of Tarsus, and several years younger than Jesus (251).  He was raised as a devout Pharisee — a scholarly & rule-bound Jewish denomination. 233 more words

"Trump has given Netanyahu support as he has walked away from the failed policy paradigm of the Obama years"

Burying Obama’s Legacy
by Caroline Glick
June 16, 2017

It may very well be that this week was the week that Israel and the US put to rest former president Barack Obama’s policies and positions on Israel and the Palestinians. 78 more words

Israel & Middle East

Din secretele Cretei: cheile Samaria

Câţi dintre voi, auzind numele Creta se gândesc la apă turcoaz şi plaje de vis ? Hai, fiţi sinceri, aproape toţi dacă vă imaginaţi în Creta sunteţi mai mult ca sigur pe plajă cu o băutură rece în mână, poate ceva cu umbreluţă, chiar. 922 more words


When motive not fact becomes the basis for discourse

People complain a lot these days about the divisions in our society. Some put stickers on their car bumpers in favor of civility and say the world needs more love in the face of terrorist attacks and political infighting. 723 more words

National Politics

Speak Lord: Make us new

Philip went to a Samaritan town and proclaimed the Christ to them. The people united in welcoming the message Philip preached, either because they had heard of the miracles he worked or because they saw them for themselves.

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Catholic Faith

Archangel Review

Archangel by Sharon Shinn

Series: Angels of Samaria #1

Published: May 1, 1996

Genre: Science Fiction/Fantasy

Rating: 5/5

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And so it came to pass…

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