Browsing All posts tagged under »Bethlehem«

Oh Little Town Of Bethlehem

December 25, 2016 by


By Tom McLaughlin ~ “Too much history, not enough geography.” That was how a veteran of the 1948 Israeli War for Independence described Israel. His name was Dan and he came to our house for dinner about ten years ago in the company of some old friends from San Francisco. My wife and I later […]

The Challenge: Seeking God

December 25, 2014 by


By Rebecca Hagelin ~ Moses  wanted more of God. He wanted to understand him, to know him intimately. So he prayed, “If it is true that you look favorably on me, let me know your ways so I may understand you more fully and continue to enjoy your favor.” And God, pleased by Moses’ request, […]

Christmas In Bethlehem

December 26, 2013 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Sad days for the little Christian town. Read More by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones .

Fayyad’s Advisor Libels and Demonizes Israel

October 15, 2010 by


By Itamar Marcus and Barbara Crook On the same day as the official Palestinian Authority daily newspaper ran a positive front-page story about a solidarity visit by Israelis to condemn last week’s arson attack at a mosque near Bethlehem [see PMW bulletin], the office of PA Prime Minister Salam Fayyad used the incident as an […]