It’s a topic of endless fascination. James D. Long, author of Riddle of the Exodus: Startling Parallels Between Ancient Jewish Sources and the Egyptian Archaeological Record told Breaking Israel News, “The subject of the real Mt. Sinai generates the most discussion in the Q&A that follows my lectures. For my 2006 book, Riddle of the Exodus, I did research on the mountain’s location, but consigned the available evidence to a lengthy Appendix at the back of my book.”
As tensions between Israel and Iran flare after an Israeli airstrike in Syria killed seven Iranian military personnel, one prominent Rabbi is reaching out to Iran as a partner in redemption, connecting with the country’s ancient Persian heritage that played an essential role in building the Second Temple.
A missile attack against an Assad regime base is being seen as a serious escalation in the regional conflict though one end-of-days expert sees it as the Syrian despot taking his prophesied place as the “Nero of the East”. Another rabbi has an inciteful understanding that clearly divides the multinational powder keg forming on Israel’s northern border into two camps based on Biblical parameters.