In 1967 Israel ordered the razing of Emmaus (the site where the Bible says the resurrected Jesus broke bread with two of his disciples). Israeli soldiers forced the inhabitants to trek for days to refuge – 22 people & an infant died. Israel then built its famous Canada Park on the location. This was part of a long pattern of Israeli attacks on Christian sites… (see video)
Introduction: What does the Bible really say about modern Israel?
Christ-followers are eager to serve and obey God to the best of our ability and knowledge. When there are gaps in our understanding, it behooves us to “grow in wisdom.” For example, what does the Bible say about the Promised Land and God’s chosen people? An introduction, with a link to a more in depth study.
What does the Bible really say about modern Israel?
Many Christians don’t know what the Bible says about Israel and God’s chosen people; many others think they know. Both groups owe themselves an honest look at the themes and patterns of the Bible as a whole, which might reveal a few surprises.
New video refutes ‘God gave the land to Israel’
Many Americans believe that Israel was given to the Jewish people by God. But does the Bible support this belief? Answering this requires examining the conditions God put on the “land grant” and the consequences of violating those conditions. With this background, viewers are equipped to decide for themselves about the legitimacy of Israel’s claim.