“President Trump can choose to be a part of a process to bring the Messiah.”
“Those who systematically violate human rights in their own country should not preach to the only true democracy in the region,” the Israeli government replied.
The sacrifice of a lamb by Jewish religious nationalists was an awkward reminder of the tight spot Benjamin Netanyahu’s government is in as it tries to balance the competing religious claims over arguably the world’s most combustible shrine.
— Israeli police arrested five Jewish men after clashing with police and local residents of Jerusalem’s Old City. Israeli police said the men arrived at one of the entrances to the Temple Mount in order to pray and got into a fight with local residents, the Times of Israel reported. After police arrived, the…
Temple Mount activists re-enacted the ancient sacrifice of a lamb for Passover in Jerusalem’s Jewish quarter.
A project to find artifacts in soil taken from the Temple Mount has been placed on hold due to a lack of funding, the directors said on Sunday.
Activists who want to rebuild a Jewish temple on the Temple Mount are planning what could be an incendiary Passover sacrifice not far from the holy site.
In a holiday message for the Persian New Year, Trump quoted the ancient king.
An emboldened religious movement in Israel believes the president-elect could help usher in a “messianic age.”
October was a tough month for Andres Roemer — Mexico’s now former ambassador to UNESCO and a highly public, if controversial, member of Mexico’s Jewish community. Suddenly, last month, a rapid and complicated tangle of Middle East-related developments conspired to recast the 53-year-old star diplomat as a piñata, subject to severe whackings by both his government and his community.