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Jewish mother, children rescued from Arab village

Israeli woman and her three children brought home after being stuck with abusive Palestinian for 15 years.Haim Lev, 5/17/2016, 10:59 PM

Missionaries invade Petah Tikva

Organization, apparently an Israeli branch of 'Jews for Jesus,' targeting Jews in new leafleting campaign.Netanel Katz, 5/17/2016, 5:27 PM

Jewish activists 'assaulted by missionaries'

Yad L'Achim files complaint to police, after one of its activists was hospitalized due to brutal assault.Yedidya Ben-Or, 4/4/2016, 4:12 PM

45 Jewish Mohammeds in Israel?

CBS records show that in 2014, no less than 45 Jewish children were named after the Muslim prophet.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/4/2016, 1:32 PM

Priest missionizes security heads of Nahal Eshkol

Priest donated much needed security equipment - along with literature telling heads of security to accept Jesus.Raphael Poch, 12/28/2015, 9:47 AM

'Vatican's call not to convert Jews means nothing'

Anti-missionary group says nothing new in Catholic declaration that Jews don't need Jesus, largely because of who's missionizing.Nitsan Keidar, 12/11/2015, 7:47 AM

Hanukkah today: The battle against assimilation

Interview: Rabbi says missionaries in Israel perpetuate the problem of the Hellenists, offering alternatives to spirituality.Shimon Cohen, 12/8/2015, 7:57 AM

Sons of mixed Jewish-Arab marriage Bar Mitzvahed

Yad L'Achim rescues widow abandoned by her Arab in-laws and Jewish family and helps them rejoin the Jewish community.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2015, 12:56 PM

IDF bans soldiers from attending missionary events

Counter-missionary group scores major victory, as army issues new guidelines banning participation in Christian missionary events.Ari Soffer, 10/22/2015, 1:09 PM

Activists Halt Distribution of Phony Tehillim

Yad L'Achim inundated with phone calls after missionary group attempts to convert Jews with a deceitful version of a classic Jewish text.Moshe Cohen, 7/7/2015, 3:41 PM

Yad L'Achim to PM: Do Something About Assimilation

The Yad L'achim organization called on Prime Minister Netanyahu to do something about the rise in assimilation.Moshe Cohen, 7/5/2015, 8:54 PM

Ashkelon Comes Under Missionary Flier Attack

Postal workers face management, refusing to distribute missionary fliers being mailed - possibly against the law - to make Jews convert.Chaim Lev, Ari Yashar, 5/28/2015, 4:06 PM

Bombastic Missionary Event Scheduled for Jerusalem

After Raanana baptism, missionary groups upping their campaign to convert Jews with mega-event in southern Jerusalem.Hillel Fendel, 5/7/2015, 4:34 PM

5,000 Attend Raanana Anti-Missionary Protest

Prayer rally in Raanana against Jehovah's Witnesses' baptism 'makes a statement,' city's chief Rabbi insists.Haim Lev, 5/3/2015, 9:36 AM

Court Rules Raanana Must Hold Baptism Ceremony

Lod District Court rules that Jehovah's Witnesses are permitted to hold a baptism at the MetroWest Sports Center in Raanana on Saturday.Haim Lev, Cynthia Blank, 4/30/2015, 8:22 AM

Baptism in Jewish Town Canceled at Last Minute

Residents, officials, chief rabbi and Yad L'Achim succeed in blocking missionary baptism of Jews, after it was already thwarted once.Hillel Fendel, 4/17/2015, 1:48 PM

Anger Over Jerusalem Hosting Missionary Events

A large Jerusalem sports stadium is set to be used for two major missionary-sponsored events in the coming months.Moshe Cohen, 3/26/2015, 10:56 AM

Religious Parties Told to Pass Anti-Missionary Law

Yad L'Achim demands religious parties fight rising tide of missionary activity, noting its bill on the subject has been in limbo for years.Ari Yashar, 3/24/2015, 6:37 PM

Missionaries Using Election to Convert Jews

Yad L'Achim says Messianic Jews have arrived in Israel to distribute missionary material in the guise of campaign brochures.Gil Ronen, 2/18/2015, 10:55 AM

Rescued from Arab Villages: 6 Weddings and a Brit

Only recently rescued from abusive relationships while trapped in Arab villages, 7 Jewish women finally find true happiness.Hillel Fendel, 1/20/2015, 4:03 PM

Yad L'achim Kiboshes Missionary 'Attack' in TA

Quick action by Yad L'achim activists broke up an attempt to recruit Jews to missionary-sponsored religious cults in the heart of Tel Aviv.Yaakov Levi, 11/27/2014, 1:48 PM

Missionaries Accosted Jews During Sukkot

Yad L'Achim claims that hundreds of missionaries, Christian 'Messianic Jews', stormed the city centers during the Sukkot holiday.Haim Lev, Cynthia Blank, 10/22/2014, 10:52 PM

Encouraging Missionaries to Return to Judaism

Anti-assimilation org distributes Issue #3 of its magazine, featuring an ex-missionary who returned to Judaism after reading Issue #1.Hillel Fendel, 9/23/2014, 2:13 AM

Yad L'achim: Assimilation a 'Sin' Against Security

Israeli woman who converted to Islam was sentenced to a year in prison for helping illegal alien - her husband - sneak into Israel.Moshe Cohen, 9/9/2014, 1:16 AM

An 'Upsherin' for the Son of an SLA Soldier

David, 3, undergoes ritual hair-cutting ceremony in Meron - in culmination of a family's rescue from abuse.Haim Lev, 5/21/2014, 9:38 PM

'Muslim Boy' Has Bar Mitzvah at Kotel

Yad L'achim rescued Jewish mother and her three children from abusive imprisonment in Arab village, now her son has become a bar mitzvah.Haim Lev, Ari Yashar, 4/7/2014, 3:16 PM

Minister Tells Rabbis 'Leave Europe Or Disappear'

Ben-Dahan tells European rabbis at conference intermarriage in Israel under a thousandth, in Europe figure is 80%.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 3/28/2014, 10:20 AM

Scientology Lecturers Try To Crash Hareidi Seminar

Two members of Scientology cult exposed by Yad L'achim, replaced last minute from speaking at hareidi business seminar.Ari Yashar, 2/7/2014, 11:27 AM

Sabbath Event for Women who Fled Arab Abuse

Dozens of Jewish women who fled abusive relationships with Arab partners gather for Sabbath of relaxation, mutual support.Maayana Miskin, 2/4/2014, 9:05 PM

Jewish Woman Saved From Muslim Burial

Arab who had relationship and daughter with Jewish woman asked to bury her in Muslim cemetery after her death, ZAKA intervened.Ari Yashar, 1/22/2014, 1:42 AM

Bar Mitzvah: 'I Was a Gaza Muslim, Now I'm a Jew'

Bar mitzvah for son of Jewish woman tricked into marrying and living with Arab in Gaza, escaped amid escalating abuse.Ari Yashar, 1/15/2014, 10:25 AM

Yad L'achim: Beware Missionary Threat in South

Christian missionaries have in recent weeks begun targeting cities in southern Israel, activists for the Yad L'achim organization said.David Lev, 11/24/2013, 6:57 PM

Yad L'Achim Helps Woman Nab Phony Arab Boyfriend

Yad L'achim recently helped a Jewish woman identify an Arab who tried to fool into thinking that he was Jewish - a not uncommon situation.David Lev, 11/8/2013, 2:42 AM

Yad L'Achim Counters Russian-Speaking Missionaries

Counter-missionary group steps up activity among Russian-speaking Jews.Maayana Miskin, 10/30/2013, 3:14 AM

Missionaries Using 'Prayer Shawl' to Fool Jews

Christian missionaries have found a new, wily way to spread their beliefs to innocent Jews who have no interest in ChristianityDavid Lev, 12/11/2012, 9:02 PM

Jewish Woman Rescued from Muslim Quarter

A Jewish woman has been rescued from an abusive marriage in the Muslim quarter of Jerusalem’s Old City.Maayana Miskin, 9/21/2012, 12:17 PM

Jewish Woman Rescued from PA Arab after 28 Years

A dramatic rescue takes a Jewish woman out of the clutches of a brutal PA Arab husband with whom she lived for 28 years. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/11/2012, 3:36 PM

Christian Missionaries Use Israeli Gov't Material

Missionary activity in Israel and abroad appears to continue to be alive and well -- and Yad L'Achim continues to fight it.Chana Ya'ar, 7/1/2012, 2:35 PM

Missionary Radio Ad Blocked by Yad L'Achim

A seemingly innocuous radio ad aimed at people in emotional distress turned out to be a targeted Christian missionary campaign. Hana Levi Julian, 6/5/2012, 2:18 AM

Police Admit Bedouin Abuse, Abduct Jewish Girls

Voice of Israel radio reports growing phenomenon in Negev, with seven cases last month alone. Victims are aged 11-18.Arutz Sheva, 12/26/2011, 10:10 AM

Young Jewish Girls 'Marrying Arabs in Galilee'

Deputy Mayor of Afula: "Mothers come to me and cry that their 12 and 13 year olds have moved into Arab villages."Arutz Sheva , 12/7/2011, 7:14 PM

Rabbi who Led Assimilation Fight Dies at 84

Rabbi Shalom Dov Lifshitz led the fight against assimilation and missionary activity with his Yad L’Achim organization.Maayana Miskin, 9/23/2011, 9:14 AM

Yehud Residents Rail Against 'Scientology School'

Anti-missionary organization Yad L'achim is fighting the opening of a Scientology-oriented school in Yehud.David Lev, 9/14/2011, 3:11 AM

Warning Against Buddhist Center

Yad L'Achim expresses concerns over plans to build a Buddhist center in southern Israel under the guise of a 'spiritual university.'Elad Benari, 1/13/2011, 8:53 AM

Jewess - Captive No More

Once again, a Jewish woman trapped in an Arab village with her four children has been rescued and spirited to a safe haven.Hillel Fendel, 8/18/2010, 7:24 PM

Messianic Org Loses Court Case

The Magistrates Court in Be’er Sheva has ruled against a Messianic congregation that sued the city’s Chief Rabbi and Yad L’Achim.Hillel Fendel, 6/7/2010, 3:17 PM

Missionary Activity Stepped Up

“Jews for Jesus” in Israel brags that it has launched an intense, first-of-its-kind missionary campaign in Tel Aviv’s satellite cities.Hillel Fendel, 5/26/2010, 12:24 PM

Saved From Arabs, Thanking G-d

Three buses of women and children arrived at the Tomb of Rabbi Meir Baal HaNess during Hanukkah to pray after being rescued from Arab villages. Malkah Fleisher, 12/24/2009, 7:24 AM

Rabbis Battle Missionary Bakery

After High Court says bakery owned by missionary must receive kashrut certificate, Rabbi Melamed calls for uncompromising stand against the court.Avraham Zuroff, 7/22/2009, 2:48 PM