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Suicidal Christianity turns British cathedrals into golf courses

Suicidal Christianity turns British cathedrals into golf courses

Golf in a cathedral? Visit the Cathedral of Rochester and join the Christian death wish game. Giulio Meotti, 02/08/2019 09:16
'Education Ministry can't encourage recognition of Christianity'

'Education Ministry can't encourage recognition of Christianity'

Rabbi instructs yeshiva and ulpanot heads not to take part in seminar organized by Edu Ministry with Christian community in Zichron Yaakov.Mordechai Sones, 03/06/2019 20:30
David Brooks is still Jewish — but also Christian

David Brooks is still Jewish — but also Christian

NYT writer David Brooks says he's now both Jewish and Christian - but is he a Messianic Jew?Gabe Friedman, JTA, 02/05/2019 16:59
Pete Buttigieg will no longer use the word ‘Pharisee’

Pete Buttigieg will no longer use the word ‘Pharisee’

Democratic presidential candidate says will stop using term deemed to have anti-Semitic implications in attacking religion of VP Mike Pence.Ben Sales/JTA, 17/04/2019 18:41
Michele Bachmann apologizes for urging Jews to convert

Michele Bachmann apologizes for urging Jews to convert

Former congresswoman, Tea Party leader, and 2012 GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann visits Jerusalem, apologizes for past comments.David Rosenberg, 13/05/2018 21:14
IDF removes controversial tour after pressure from Arutz Sheva

IDF removes controversial tour after pressure from Arutz Sheva

IDF removes tour showcasing churches, a shrine, and Jesus' life from list of tours offered to IDF commanders.Ido Ben Porat, 09/04/2018 13:44
Maaleh Adumim: Christianity in an Orthodox kindergarten?

Maaleh Adumim: Christianity in an Orthodox kindergarten?

Mother discovers non-Jewish child enrolled in her daughter's Orthodox kindergarten is spreading Christian beliefs.Eliran Aharon, 19/03/2017 22:26
Be-wigged, be-jeansed, Rabbi Grossman saves a Jew

Be-wigged, be-jeansed, Rabbi Grossman saves a Jew

A tale of a rabbi in jeans, a monastery, and the Jewish grandson who returned home.Hillel Fendel, 06/06/2016 12:02
State Trooper sued for proselytizing on duty

State Trooper sued for proselytizing on duty

ACLU lawsuit filed against trooper who tried to 'save souls,' not stop crime.Tova Dvorin, 08/04/2016 15:00
Pope says Islamist terror is uniting Christians

Pope says Islamist terror is uniting Christians

In meeting with Ethiopian Orthodox leader, Pope Francis says 'blood of martyrs of different churches will be seed of Christian unity.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/02/2016 15:18
Pope makes landmark synagogue visit

Pope makes landmark synagogue visit

Pope Francis makes his first visit to Rome's Great Synagogue, lauding the 'unbreakable bond between Jews and Christians.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/01/2016 20:37
'Vatican's call not to convert Jews means nothing'

'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, 11/12/2015 07:47
Muslims Converting in Hopes of Gaining Asylum

Muslims Converting in Hopes of Gaining Asylum

Many Muslims in Germany believe Christianity is key to avoiding deportation, under guise of religious persecution.Matt Wanderman, 04/09/2015 14:06
Deceptive Missionary Campaign in Jordan Valley

Deceptive Missionary Campaign 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, 05/08/2015 14:30
London is like Mosul: Christians have Vanished

London is like Mosul: Christians have Vanished

Whether through force or apathy, the results are the same. Giulio Meotti, 15/06/2015 12:56
Mary Statue Back in Ancient Syrian Christian Town

Mary Statue Back in Ancient Syrian Christian Town

Maalula, one of oldest Christian towns in world where Aramaic still spoken, celebrates as statue of Mary destroyed in fighting rebuilt.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/06/2015 23:57
Islam to Catch Up to Christianity by 2050

Islam to Catch Up to Christianity by 2050

Research shows Islam is fastest-growing religion on planet, as Christianity shrinks in West, Jews remain 0.2% of total population.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/04/2015 20:21
Obama Suffers for ISIS-Crusades Comparison

Obama Suffers for ISIS-Crusades Comparison

After saying 'terrible deeds' committed in name of Christ, historians and politicians attack Obama for linking Christianity to ISIS.Cynthia Blank, 08/02/2015 09:24
PA Co-opts Jesus the 'Palestinian Messiah, Martyr'

PA Co-opts Jesus the 'Palestinian Messiah, Martyr'

PA Christmas tradition of rewriting history continues as Jesus claimed as 'first Palestinian' by senior officials and Abbas.Ari Yashar, 29/12/2014 09:21
Troubled Jewish Hollywood Star Goes Christian

Troubled Jewish Hollywood Star Goes Christian

Shia LaBeouf gets into new role by having tooth pulled, cutting face with knife, getting tattooed - and converting to Christianity.Ari Yashar, 28/10/2014 17:44
Sudan: Christian Woman Goes Free

Sudan: Christian Woman Goes Free

Sudanese woman on death row for apostasy has her sentence canceled and goes free.Elad Benari, 24/06/2014 05:13
Malaysia: Court Bans Non-Muslims Using 'Allah'

Malaysia: Court Bans Non-Muslims Using 'Allah'

Lengthy legal battle over proper use of word, which simply means 'God' in Malay, sparks debate on freedom of religion, press.Tova Dvorin, 23/06/2014 17:18
Pope Insists Visit is 'Religious, not Political'

Pope Insists Visit is 'Religious, not Political'

Pope says visit to Israel and Jordan meant to improve relations with other Christian denominations and 'pray for peace'.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 21/05/2014 17:06
John XXIII: The 'Best Pope for The Jewish People'

John XXIII: The 'Best Pope for The Jewish People'

Holocaust scholar says John XXIII saved thousands during Holocaust, persuaded Vatican not to oppose Israel independence.AFP, 26/04/2014 20:52
Islamists Threaten to Assassinate French Premier

Islamists Threaten to Assassinate French Premier

Al-Qaeda linked group vows Jihad against France for sending troops into Mali last year to root-out terrorists.Tova Dvorin, 24/03/2014 17:52
Jordanian Group Threatens Lawsuit

Jordanian Group Threatens Lawsuit

Jordan, fighting Israel over Christian tourists, is claiming that the Christian baptism site Qasr al-Yahud is actually on its territory. Elad Benari, 02/09/2011 01:12
Iran to Pastor: Convert or Die

Iran to Pastor: Convert or Die

Iran upholds a “choose Islam or die” verdict for a Christian pastor. US is "outraged."Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 25/07/2011 13:13