Missionary conference to be held in Haifa convention center

Conference by missionary cult to go ahead thanks to court order: 'How can court side with those who want to consume the Jewish people?'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/28/2019, 6:32 PM

Warning: Free tour of holy sites - a dangerous missionary ruse

Alert civilian notices suspicious ad for free tours, Yad L'Achim confirms: Tour includes chuch, sermons urging conversion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/24/2019, 1:10 PM

Missionaries in Ashdod caught handing out gifts to children

Watchdog group warns that missionary movement posing as Jewish 'Beit Hillel' congregation trying to lure children in Ashdod with gifts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/24/2019, 10:12 AM

Is Hasidic man who sued McDonalds actually a missionary?

Allegedly Hasidic man sued McDonald's for refusing to hire him over his beard. But why would Hasidic Jew work at non-Kosher establishment?David Rosenberg, 7/23/2019, 9:25 AM

'Missionary attack on Independence Day'

Anti-missionary group warns against an international missionary campaign in Israel at its height on Independence Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2018, 7:41 PM

Missionaries from abroad aiming at Israeli Jews

Seventy missionaries from the US, Canada, and England push Israelis to 'talk' to them in the comfort of their homes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/21/2018, 4:30 PM

Missionaries building large center in Ashdod

Christian missionaries in Israel's south mislead local residents, plan new center to expand activities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/18/2018, 9:51 AM

Rabbinical Court says 'no' to missionaries

Tel Aviv Rabbinical Court refuses to approve ceremony for two missionaries wishing to marry.Mordechai Sones, 9/6/2017, 1:30 PM

'The police beat him because of left-wing incitement'

Leader of anti-assimilation group hospitalized after being beaten by police following his arrest.David Rosenberg, 9/22/2016, 10:48 PM

Anti-assimilation group crashes Christian conference

Lehava chief arrested as dozens of activists break into conference featuring Christian missionaries.Hezki Baruch, 9/22/2016, 9:28 PM

'Missionary work in Israel a silent Holocaust'

Lehava activists protest missionary event in Jerusalem.Eliran Aharon, 8/26/2016, 8:18 AM

Lehava disrupts Christian conversion ceremony

Activists, including leader Bentzi Gopstein, disrupt baptisms in Rishon Leziyon, saving six Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2016, 10:42 PM

Rishon Leziyon: Missionaries to hold conversions over Shabbat

Lehava, Yad Leachim to join hundreds of protesters in demonstration against Christian conversions this Shabbat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/17/2016, 12:28 PM

Jerusalem Light Festival hijacked by missionaries?

Anti-assimilation group blocks entrance to Christ Church in central Old City, after Jews were tricked into entering by light display.Benny Tocker, 6/3/2016, 8:00 AM

Jewish activists 'assaulted by Christian 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

Priest attempts to missionize 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

Calls to arrest campaigner who branded missionaries 'vampires'

Left-wing activists claim Lehava leader Bentzi Gopshtain called all Christians 'vampires' in article calling to ban Christmas.Ari Soffer, 12/22/2015, 4:00 PM

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

Deceptive Missionary Campaign Exposed in Jordan Valley

Missionary Christians subtly try to bring Jews in Jordan Valley kibbutzim away from their faith by handing out anti-Jewish books.Shimon Cohen, 8/5/2015, 2:30 PM

Massive Missionary Conference in the Heart of Jerusalem

Anti-assimilation group Lehava calls for public protest Wednesday outside 3-day missionary event in municipally owned compound.Reut Hadar, 7/7/2015, 6:41 PM

Activists Halt Missionary Distribution of Phony Tehillim Books

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

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

Ben Gvir: Samaria Hotel Cancels Anti-Missionary Event

The incident shows how much power missionaries in Samaria really have, says the event's organizers.Moshe Cohen, 9/8/2014, 8:49 PM

Missionaries Harassing IDF Soldiers Manning Iron Dome

IDF soldiers fighting the battle against Hamas are being forced into another battle - against missionaries. 'They've crossed a red line'.Moshe Cohen, 7/27/2014, 4:10 PM

Activists: Beware Concerned Christians

At least two prominent Jerusalemites believe that Israel is “selling its soul” to Christian missionaries for their political supportDavid Lev, 10/4/2012, 2:02 PM

Major Israeli Newspaper Runs Missionary Ad

The economic daily Calcalist features a large ad placed by Jews for Jesus, which anti-missionary activists called misleading.David Lev, 4/25/2012, 10:35 AM

Mailmen Refuse to Deliver 'New Testament'

MK Orlev says Communications Minister and Postal Service agreed to halt distribution of missionary material.Gil Ronen, 3/5/2012, 2:11 PM

Community Stands Up to Missionary Mailings

Kfar HaRo'eh refuses to accept the little blue pamphlets despite threats of criminal prosecution.Gil Ronen, 1/3/2012, 8:51 AM

Activist: Rejecting Beck, Evangelicals Would be 'Suicidal'

Israel is in no position to reject the friendship of Evangelical Christians, says a Land of Israel activist.David Lev, 8/24/2011, 12:07 AM

Debate on Beck Rages – ‘A Unique Gentile Who Loves Israel’

Glenn Beck is a “unique Gentile” who loves Israel, a leading nationalist says in response to charges that his supporters are missionaries. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/23/2011, 8:21 AM

Yad L'achim: 'Kids in Secular Schools Don't Know Shema'

Days before the holiday of Shavuot, Yad L'achim called for more action in promoting Jewish identity among schoolchildren in Israel.David Lev, 5/31/2011, 9:33 PM

Missionary Victim of Arab Terror to be Buried in US

Christian missionary Kristine Luken, who was murdered in an Arab terrorist attack Saturday, will be buried in the United States.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/21/2010, 8:24 PM

Negev Missionary Leader Convicted of Attacking Jew

Edwin Beckford, leader of a Messianic cult in Arad, has been convicted of assaulting an anti-missionary activist and of trying to run down others.Hillel Fendel, 11/4/2010, 4:56 PM

New “Humanitarian” Missionary Center in Tel Aviv

A missionary group has set up shop in the heart of Tel Aviv, offering aid to the needy – and guidance towards baptism.Hillel Fendel, 7/7/2010, 11:01 AM

Messianic Group 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

Aggressive Missionary Campaign in Central Israel

“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

Missionary Event for Teenagers in Ashdod

A missionary seminar was held for teenagers in Ashdod ten days ago, teaching them how to “witness” to their friends – in violation of Israeli law.Hillel Fendel, 11/4/2009, 1:04 PM

Rabbinate Confronted With 60 Missionary Converts

The Chief Rabbinate has been given a list of more than 60 still-active missionaries who recently converted to Judaism. Hillel Fendel, 7/7/2009, 7:35 PM