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Sundown: Israel Toasts President Obama

Meanwhile, chaos in Syria takes a major Assad ally

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• Gal Beckerman writes smart on why President Obama’s Jerusalem speech was historic. [Forward]

• An influential imam named Mohammad Said Ramada al-Bouti was killed in the bombing of a mosque in central Damascus that took the lives of 42 people and wounded scores. The cleric was seen as one of Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad last major Sunni backers. [NYT]

• The story behind the wild gift made for President Obama by the Technion in Israel. In case you missed it, it is a nano-chip set on a Second Temple-era Jerusalem stone inscribed with the Israeli and American declarations of independence. [TV]

• The Onion takes a smirking look at Birthright-like lovefest between President Obama and Israel. [Onion]

• Chavie Lieber profiles actor Ben Feldman, who channels an upstart Brooklyn Jew as the sole Jewish copywriter on the hit show Mad Men. [JTA]

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Crossroads says:

It is interesting how Israel and christians are increasingly under attack these days……..the spirit of the anti-christ is growing daily……………

……..Revelation 12:17……..17 And the dragon (Satan) was angry at the woman (Israel) and declared war against the rest of her children—all who keep God’s commandments and maintain their testimony for Jesus.

Crossroads says:

The King of Kings will revisit Israel……

……Zechariah 14:4………

And in that day His feet will stand on the Mount of Olives, Which faces Jerusalem on the east. And the Mount of Olives shall be split in two, From east to west, Making a very large valley; Half of the mountain shall move toward the north And half of it toward the south………..

…..Zechariah 12:10……..

[ Mourning for the Pierced One ] “And I will pour on the house of David and on the inhabitants of Jerusalem the Spirit of grace and supplication; then they will look on Me whom they pierced. Yes, they will mourn for Him as one mourns for his only son, and grieve for Him as one grieves for a firstborn.


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