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Missionary activity in Uman

Missionary activity in Uman

Hundreds of pamphlets containing Messianic Christian literature were distributed to congregants arriving in Uman for Rosh HashanahArutz Sheva Staff , 09/09/2021 17:05
Chief rabbi wants exhumation of missionary who posed as haredi

Chief rabbi wants exhumation of missionary who posed as haredi

Rabbi David Lau pushing for removal of remains of Christian missionary who posed as a haredi Jew from Jerusalem cemetery.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 23/08/2021 08:04
Top missionary forced out of southern Israel moves to small northern town

Top missionary forced out of southern Israel moves to small northern town

Australian missionary who was forced out of moshav in southern Israel has surfaced in the north, a missionary watchdog group says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/08/2021 09:59
'Shabbat Driver' found to be missionary targeting haredi women

'Shabbat Driver' found to be missionary targeting haredi women

Driver who transports haredi women to the hospital on the Sabbath to give birth outed as a Christian missionary targeting religious Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/06/2021 08:00
The New Testament? Or a copy of Psalms?

The New Testament? Or a copy of Psalms?

'New Testament' booklets masquerading as Psalms are removed from store shelves.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/03/2021 17:38
Christian TV channel broadcast in Israel suspended

Christian TV channel broadcast in Israel suspended

Cable and Satellite Broadcasting Council says GodTV's Israeli channel aims to convert Jews to Christianity must be removed pending appeal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/06/2020 12:54
Evangelical leader calls on Israel to ban missionary TV content

Evangelical leader calls on Israel to ban missionary TV content

American evangelical leader Laurie Cardoza-Moore urges Israeli government to bar Christian TV channel from broadcasting missionary content.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2020 11:56
'We'll never allow a missionary channel to broadcast in Israel'

'We'll never allow a missionary channel to broadcast in Israel'

Communications Minister and cable broadcasting authority vow to investigate new Christian TV channel over concerns of missionary activity.David Rosenberg, 05/05/2020 12:59
Replacement theologist antisemitism

Replacement theologist antisemitism

How they can cleanse their souls: Stop thinking that God changes his mind, because that means the Islamists are right. Barry Shaw, 12/02/2020 12:52
Watch: Sparks fly as missionaries try to convert rabbi at Israel Parade

Watch: Sparks fly as missionaries try to convert rabbi at Israel Parade

Jewish outreach activist Rabbi Tovia Singer encounters Christian missionaries in Jerusalem during Israel Parade who try to convert him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/01/2020 19:28
Missionaries target children in Ashdod

Missionaries target children in Ashdod

Ignoring law, three missionaries try to lure children into accepting booklets on Christianity.Michal Levi, 23/11/2019 23:43
Hundreds attend 'call to action' against missionary activity

Hundreds attend 'call to action' against missionary activity

Some 350 haredi yeshiva students from the south of the country participate in "call to action" conference organized by Yad L'Achim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/09/2019 16:19
Missionary conference to be held in Haifa convention center

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, 28/08/2019 18:32
Tel Aviv: We'll keep missionary material from 'street libraries'

Tel Aviv: We'll keep missionary material from 'street libraries'

Tel Aviv municipality emphasizes it will prevent infiltration of missionary ads into its outdoor 'street libraries'.Michal Levy, 17/01/2019 14:29
True identity of 'Rabbi who converted to Christianity' revealed

True identity of 'Rabbi who converted to Christianity' revealed

Anti-missionary organization publishes journal for Jews misled by Christian missionary sects.Mordechai Sones, 12/09/2017 22:37
British mayoral candidate apologizes for burning New Testament

British mayoral candidate apologizes for burning New Testament

Orthodox candidate for mayor burns copy of Christian Bible left in Synagogue by missionary group.JTA, 16/04/2017 17:56
Missionaries erect stall in central Tel Aviv

Missionaries erect stall in central Tel Aviv

In the last few weeks, missionary activists set up a stall in central Tel Aviv, where they have issued Christian materials to passersby.Aviad Even Chen, 10/10/2016 18:14
Missionaries invade Petah Tikva

Missionaries invade Petah Tikva

Organization, apparently an Israeli branch of 'Jews for Jesus,' targeting Jews in new leafleting campaign.Netanel Katz, 17/05/2016 17:27
Jews who don't know they are Jews

Jews who don't know they are Jews

The parents were murdered in the death pits and gas chambers. The children survived, only to be raised as Christians.Rabbi Shmuel LIfschitz, 17/05/2016 16:09
'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
Hanukkah today: The battle against assimilation

Hanukkah today: The battle against assimilation

Interview: Rabbi says missionaries in Israel perpetuate the problem of the Hellenists, offering alternatives to spirituality.Shimon Cohen, 08/12/2015 07:57
IDF bans soldiers from attending missionary events

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, 22/10/2015 13:09
Bombastic Missionary Event Scheduled for Jerusalem

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, 07/05/2015 16:34
'Stop the Missionary Conversion of Jews in J'lem'

'Stop the Missionary Conversion of Jews in J'lem'

Councilman King calls on city council to follow Raanana's lead and block mass missionary event at municipality owned site.Shimon Cohen, Ari Yashar, 20/04/2015 10:32
Baptism in Jewish Town Canceled at Last Minute

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, 17/04/2015 13:48
Anger Over Jerusalem Hosting Missionary Events

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, 26/03/2015 10:56
Religious Parties Told to Pass Anti-Missionary Law

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, 24/03/2015 18:37
Missionaries Using Election to Convert Jews

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, 18/02/2015 10:55
Yad L'achim Kiboshes Missionary 'Attack' in TA

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, 27/11/2014 13:48
Encouraging Missionaries to Return to Judaism

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, 23/09/2014 02:13
Rabbis: Stay Away from Jewish-Christian Group

Rabbis: Stay Away from Jewish-Christian Group

The Binyamin Region Rabbinical Council instructed schools in the region to reject program funding from a Jewish-Christian group of donorsYaakov Levi, 08/05/2014 11:12
Missionaries Slammed Over Holocaust Imagery

Missionaries Slammed Over Holocaust Imagery

Anti-Defamation League condemns Jews For Jesus for 'cynical abuse of the Holocaust' over video portraying Jesus at Auschwitz.Ari Soffer, 24/04/2014 12:44
Muslim 'Missionary Center' Targets Jewish Teens

Muslim 'Missionary Center' Targets Jewish Teens

Muslim group in northern Israel is actively converting Israelis, especially teenage girls, to Islam.David Lev, 06/01/2014 17:31
Yad L'achim: Beware Missionary Threat in South

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, 24/11/2013 18:57
Yad L'Achim Counters Russian-Speaking Missionaries

Yad L'Achim Counters Russian-Speaking Missionaries

Counter-missionary group steps up activity among Russian-speaking Jews.Maayana Miskin, 30/10/2013 03:14
Missionaries Using 'Prayer Shawl' to Fool Jews

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, 11/12/2012 21:02
Ben-Ari Unapologetic: I Stood Up for Israel

Ben-Ari Unapologetic: I Stood Up for Israel

MK Ben-Ari does not regret ripping Christian Bible, and criticizes Rivlin and the ADL for their silence on similar issues. Maayana Miskin, 18/07/2012 13:48
Ben-Ari Criticized for Ripping Christian Bible

Ben-Ari Criticized for Ripping Christian Bible

The Anti-Defamation League slams MK who ripped pages from Christian Bible sent to his Knesset office.Maayana Miskin, 18/07/2012 12:08
Christians Flood Knesset with ‘New Judaism’

Christians Flood Knesset with ‘New Judaism’

Knesset Members are furious after finding in their mail boxes what many called missionary propaganda promoting the New Testament.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 16/07/2012 16:35
Missionary Radio Ad Blocked by Yad L'Achim

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, 05/06/2012 02:18