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  • Israeli PM: Iran’s threats parallel OT Esther story

    March 5 2015 by David Roach, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Israeli PM: Iran’s threats parallel OT Esther story

    A genocidal chapter in the ancient relationship between Israel and Iran could be the result of a nuclear agreement the United States may sign with Iran, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said. Iran’s threats could translate into horrific violence if a nuclear deal reported widely in the media is signed …

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  • Baptist group pulls ‘weeds of injustice’ from Jewish cemetery

    August 29 2012 by Ava Thomas, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Baptist group pulls ‘weeds of injustice’ from Jewish cemetery

    His hands trembled when Benjamin* saw a letter his son-in-law received, stamped with the letterhead of the government offices of Paris’ fourth administrative district. In fact he trembled all over, so much that he had to sit down.

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  • Jews are the world’s most migratory religious group

    August 29 2012 by Lauren Markoe, Religion News Service | with 0 comments

    Ever since their mad dash out of Egypt bound for the Promised Land, Jews have been on the move – and they continue to be, far more than any other religious group, according to a new study. One in four of the world’s Jews has migrated from one country to another, compared to 5 percent of Christians and 4 percent of Muslims who have left their native lands.

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  • Fewer Jews ‘switch’ faiths

    March 3 2009 by Nicole Neroulias, Religion News Service | with 0 comments

    Jews are less likely than Catholics or Protestants to change faiths, though religious switching nationwide has increased since 1965, according to a study released this week by the American Jewish Committee.

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