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19 May, 2017, 14:11 BST Friends of Zion Heritage Center Welcomes Donald Trump to Israel with Billboards Lining Streets of Jerusalem

Dr. Michael Evans, Founder and Chair of the Friends of Zion Heritage Center & Member of the Founding Trump Faith Board Available for...


07 May, 2017, 20:08 BST World Jewish Congress President Ronald S. Lauder Calls for Jewish People to Unite Against Anti-Semitism and Anti-Zionism at Annual Jerusalem Post Conference

Mr. Ronald S. Lauder, President of The Jerusalem Post NY Annual Conference and President of the World Jewish Congress, delivered remarks at the...


17 Apr, 2017, 06:00 BST TIMEZ5 Global Inc: Five Trends for this Ramadan 2017

Muslims are seeking a deeper spiritual experience this year. Ramadan is about 60 days away now, and yes, it is coming up fast once again. Like...


06 Apr, 2017, 08:00 BST Purple is Now Live at the Holy Burial Site of King David

Purple, the intelligent spaces company, is connecting those who visit King David's Tomb in Jerusalem following the installation of its WiFi and...


29 Mar, 2017, 13:05 BST The Office of HH Karmapa: His Holiness Marries in Private Ceremony

HH Karmapa, Leader of One of the Four Main Schools of Tibetan Buddhism, Marries Childhood Friend Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa...


29 Mar, 2017, 06:07 BST Tens of Thousands of Orthodox Jews Protest Israel's Military Draft Law

Tens of thousands of Orthodox Jews gathered yesterday (Tuesday) to protest Israel's Military Draft Law, resulting in the forced enlistment of many...


28 Mar, 2017, 06:00 BST A New Christian Hope for the Middle East

VOICE OF HOPE radio station now broadcasting to the Middle East The state of Israel, in an unprecedented decision, has allocated a radio...


22 Mar, 2017, 08:26 GMT Azerbaijan Praised as 'Beacon of Religious Tolerance' Following Visit by Children From Atlanta Jewish Academy

Azerbaijan was hailed as a 'beacon of religious tolerance' following a visit by a group of children from the Atlanta Jewish Academy to the Muslim...


15 Mar, 2017, 18:38 GMT Christians in Pakistan Under Threat Discussed at the United Nations

An event titled "Christians in Pakistan under Threat" was organized on March 14, on the sidelines of the 34th UNHRC session in Geneva....


06 Mar, 2017, 09:00 GMT Author PL Bennett Helps Christians in Turmoil Find Their Purpose in a Hurting World

PL Bennett draws on her life experiences as a Christian to guide readers through their ever-challenging journey of faith. Author PL Bennett has...


27 Feb, 2017, 09:00 GMT Crisis Magazine Publishes Article Covering Recent Orthodox Council on Unity

To read the full article, published January 23, click here: http://www.crisismagazine.com/2017/orthodox-council-unity British Crisis Magazine...


20 Feb, 2017, 07:00 GMT Bishop Munib Younan of Palestine to Get 34th Niwano Peace Prize

The Niwano Peace Foundation will award the 34th Niwano Peace Prize to Evangelical Lutheran Church Bishop Dr. Munib A. Younan of Palestine in...


16 Feb, 2017, 18:57 GMT Faith and Healthcare: T.B. Joshua Finances A Young Boy's Throat Surgery

UN's Sustainable Development Goal 3, which promotes health and well-being for all, helps balance healthcare provision and healthcare financing,...


26 Jan, 2017, 05:00 GMT Buddhist Leader's Annual Peace Proposal Stresses Power of Youth in Building Global Solidarity, Calls on Civil Society to Play Active Role in Nuclear Disarmament Talks

Daisaku Ikeda, president of the Soka Gakkai International (SGI) Buddhist association, issued his 35th annual peace proposal titled "The...


19 Jan, 2017, 17:11 GMT CGF Forced Labour Initiative Welcomed at Meeting with Pope Francis

- The Consumer Goods Forum key contributor to event that brought together leaders in business, international institutions, academia, faiths, the...


26 Dec, 2016, 13:41 GMT Report on Muslim Brotherhood and Jamaat e Islami Released

The South Asia Democratic Forum (SADF), an organisation working to promote freedom, democracy and peace in South Asia and Europe, will be...


23 Dec, 2016, 15:16 GMT Report on Muslim Brotherhood and Jamaat e Islami Released

The South Asia Democratic Forum (SADF), an organisation working to promote freedom, democracy and peace in South Asia and Europe, will be...


16 Dec, 2016, 18:24 GMT Internationally Renowned Human Rights Barrister, Sir Geoffrey Robertson, QC to Speak on "Genocide Denial: The Armenians Case" at the Fried-Gal Transitional Justice Colloquium at Hebrew University, Jerusalem

On Sunday, December 18, Sir Geoffrey Robertson, QC will speak on "Genocide Denial and Armenia" at the Fried-Gal Colloquium, at the Hebrew...