US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman, leads the Purim celebrations at the US Embassy in Jerusalem. Most of Israel and the rest of the world will start celebrating tonight. Jerusalem will have to wait another 24 hours.
Purim is celebrated in Jerusalem on Friday, March 22, 2019 and on Thursday, March 21 everywhere else. Why do some places celebrate the Jewish holiday of Purim on one day, while other cities observe it on another day? Rabbi Tuly Weisz explains based on Esther 9:17-19 that it all has to do with the biblical… Read more »
Proclaiming Justice for the Nations’ (PJTN) President Laurie Cardoza-Moore was recently interviewed by i24 News in New York. She appeared as part of PJTN’s nationwide campaign – that is also gaining international traction – to remove Rep. Ilhan Omar from Congress. Omar has unashamedly used antisemitic tropes to impugn the loyalty of American Jews in… Read more »
Hundreds of meters above the Dead Sea, archaeologists work from dangerous cliffs, hoping for a major discovery — another Dead Sea Scroll. The famous artifacts were originally found over 70 years ago in Qumran, the same area being excavated now. The decades old quest died down, but in recent years, the search has been reignited.
SpaceX Falcon launches rocket with “Beresheet” craft, as Israel aims to become the 4th country to land on the moon. Israel seeks to become only the fourth country to successfully land on the moon, after Russia, the U.S. and China. The spacecraft – called Beresheet, Hebrew for Genesis or “In The Beginning” – will take… Read more »
The joyous festival of Purim (Feast of Lots) celebrates God’s miraculous deliverance of the People of Israel from our enemies. It’s the happiest holiday on the Jewish calendar and what makes us happier than sharing gifts with the people of Israel? Join Israel365 as we bring extra Purim spirit to sick children in the hospital,… Read more »