DO YOU KNOW ISRAEL ENOUGH? [PART II]


The Holocaust The impact of the Holocaust on world Jewry, either on contemporaries of the horror or on succeeding generations, cannot be exaggerated. The scope of Hitler’s genocidal efforts can be quickly summarized. In 1939 about 10 million of the estimated 16 million Jews in the world lived in Europe. By 1945 almost 6 million…

DO YOU KNOW ISRAEL ENOUGH? [PART I]


ANCIENT ISRAEL The history of the evolving relationship between God and the Jewish people set forth in the the Hebrew Bible–the five books of the Torah, neviim (prophets), and ketuvim (writings)–known to Christians as the Old Testament, begins with myths. The stories of creation, the temptation and sin of the first humans, their expulsion from…