Christian Zionism

Israeli Institute Gets $2.2 Million To Help Christians Study Jewish Thought

10/14/2014
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A new institute in Jerusalem has been awarded $2.2 million to help Christians and Jews study Jewish texts, launching what’s being billed as a new kind of Jewish-Christian cooperation.

Pat Robertson Cracked

Last week's earthquake that cracked the Washington Monument revealed additional evidence that televangelist Pat Robertson may be even more cracked. The earth tremor may have been a sign from God that could foretell the end of the world, he said.
 

3,000 Attend Glen Beck Jerusalem Rally Kickoff Event

08/22/2011

Some 3,000 people turned out for the kickoff event in Israel of conservative American talk-show host Glenn Beck’s four-day rally.

Beck professed his support for Israel and the Jewish people at the event at the ancient Roman amphitheater in Caesarea on Sunday night. He was joined on stage by historian David Barton, Rabbi Shlomo Riskin of Efrat in the West Bank, author Mike Evans, and Pastor John Hagee, the evangelical pastor at the helm of Christians United for Israel.

Christian Zionism: the debate continues

Finally!  A civil, rational discussion about the rise of Christian Zionism as a potent political and cultural force! I can hardly believe it.

Rethinking Christian Zionism

There's a modest buzz this week about Steven Weiss' panegyric to Christian Zionists in Slate with the provocative title “The Uncircumcised Israel Lobby.”

Rev. Hagee’s Group Revisited

07/20/2010
Editorial

When Christians United for Israel (CUFI), which held its annual “Washington summit” this week, was created in 2006, the reaction across the Jewish spectrum was predictable.  

Jewish positions generally unchanged as CUFI, John Hagee begin Washington summit

Vacation plans mean I'm missing this year's Christians United for Israel (CUFI) Washington summit, which begins today. I'm sorry because CUFI puts on a pretty impressive show, and the Jewish community's ambivalence about the meaning of this and other “Christian Zionist” groups is endlessly interesting for journalists.

Falwell's 'Jewish Villain'

The Rev. Jerry Falwell may be good friends with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, but he also believes that an apocalyptic whirlwind is about to descend on the world — and that the ultimate villain in these events will be a Jew

01/22/1999
Washington Correspondent
The Rev. Jerry Falwell may be good friends with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, but he also believes that an apocalyptic whirlwind is about to descend on the world — and that the ultimate villain in these events will be a Jew. He also believes the Jewish state he supports will be taken over, lock, stock and Temple, by Jesus Christ, who will then reign from Jerusalem.
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