June/July 1993

The Rise of the Crescent

Features

Terror in the Streets

The bombing of the World Trade Center in New York did more than shake the skyline of the teeming metropolis. Americans were rudely awakened to the fact that terrorism is not a phenomenon...

The Rise of the Crescent: The Arabs and Islam

The Arabs of the Middle East are constantly in the news, one probable reason being that they control a major portion of the world’s petroleum. Islam, the religion most often associated with them...

Islam’s Attitude Toward Jesus, the Bible, and the Jews

The Koran is the holy book of Islam. Muslims believe that it is the infallible word of the one true God, Allah, the earthly copy of a tablet preserved in heaven and revealed...

The Land of Israel or Ishmael?

“This land is mine. God gave this land to me,” is the opening line of the beloved song “Exodus.” Although deeply moving lyrics to the ears of an Israeli, they are inflammatory words...

The Islamic Program for America

Most Americans older than 40 years of age probably consider Islam to be a religion confined basically to the Middle East and thought of only in connection with the Arab world...

Two Types of Sons Galatians 4:19–31

The joys of giving birth are great, but so can be the agony in guiding that child to maturity. What is true in the physical realm is also true in the spiritual realm.


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Death With Dignity

The State of Michigan has taken legal steps to shut off Dr. Jack Kevorkian’s “death machine.” In the name of “death with dignity,” the doctor helped more than 10 people hasten their leap into eternity...

Israel in the News Jun/Jul 1993

Gies and his wife, Miep, helped hide the Frank family and five other Jews in a loft above Otto Frank’s own business from July 1942 until August 1944, when the entire group was discovered...

Bar Mitzvah

On Saturday morning, June 11, 1966, I walked from the stage of the synagogue to the platform (bema) where the Torah lay open. Following in the tradition of my father and grandfather...

Zvi Jun/Jul 1993

As it is written in Proverbs 19:21, “There are many devices in a man’s heart; nevertheless, the counsel of the Lᴏʀᴅ, that shall stand.” I recently took my wife to the hospital for treatment...

Daily News from Israel

News Digest — 6/20/24

Hezbollah’s Secretary-General Hassan Nasrallah addressed the war with Israel Wednesday (19th), stating...

Hezbollah War Looming for Israel?

Last Wednesday (12th), Hezbollah fired approximately 250 rockets at northern Israel in response to...

News Digest — 6/19/24

Foreign Minister Israel Katz warned on Tuesday (18th) that the Hezbollah terrorist organization would be destroyed...

Senior Hezbollah Commander Eliminated!

The IDF struck and killed a senior Hezbollah commander last week after months of rocket attacks in northern Israel...

News Digest — 6/18/24

The Israeli Defense Forces has made significant progress in the ongoing operation against Hamas forces...

Israel at War: Week 36

Over the past week 11 IDF soldiers died in the Gaza campaign. Eight of those deaths caused by a blast in Rafah...

News Digest — 6/17/24

Meeting with commanders serving in Rafah on Sunday (16th), IDF Southern Command Chief Mag. Gen. Yaron Finkelman said that fighting...

News Digest — 6/14/24

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday (13th) visited the special anti-terrorism unit base, together with National Security Minister...

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