Tonight begins Holocaust Remembrance Day. Let us remember those who died & those who risked their lives to tell the world the truth about Hitler’s genocide.

Originally posted on Joel C. Rosenberg's Blog:
Those who forget the past are doomed to repeat it, said Santayana. Tonight begins Yom HaShoah — Holocaust Remembrance Day. How will you remember the Holocaust and teach your children? This year, let us all make time to remember the six million Jews that were murdered by the…

The Man of Prayer

“Then the presidents and princes sought to find occasion against Daniel concerning the kingdom; but they could find none occasion nor fault; forasmuch as he was faithful, neither was there any error or fault found in him. Then said these men, We shall not find any occasion against this Daniel, except we find it against … More The Man of Prayer

The Preacher Speaks – The Handwriting on the Wall

 Daniel 5:13-24 “Then Daniel answered and said before the king, Let thy gifts be to thyself, and give thy rewards to another; yet I will read the writing unto the king, and make known to him the interpretation. O thou king, the Most High God gave Nebuchadnezzar thy father a kingdom, and majesty, and glory, … More The Preacher Speaks – The Handwriting on the Wall

A Hand, The Writing on the Wall, and A Frightened King,

Daniel 5:1 – 12 “In the same hour came forth fingers of a man’s hand, and wrote over against the candlestick upon the plaister of the wall of the king’s palace: and the king saw the part of the hand that wrote. Then the king’s countenance was changed, and his thoughts troubled him, so that … More A Hand, The Writing on the Wall, and A Frightened King,

Three facts every Israeli should know about Good Friday and Easter.

Originally posted on Joel C. Rosenberg's Blog:
as (Central Israel) — It is fascinating to live in Israel and discover how little Israelis know about Easter and the impact of the Easter story on humanity. Whether Israelis choose to believe the claims of Jesus to be the Messiah or not, it would certainly behoove all Israelis to read and to know the Messianic prophecies laid out…

Meeting Egyptian President el-Sisi, the man who wants to “rebrand” Egypt. (My new column in The Jerusalem Post.)

Originally posted on Joel C. Rosenberg's Blog:
c (Central Israel) — This morning, The Jerusalem Post published a new column of mine. In it, I describe my recent meeting with the leader of Egypt and three distinct impressions of him that I walked away with. Below, you’ll find a few excerpts, and a link to the full column on the…

The Mockery Of A King; And The Reaction Of The Faithful

“Then Nebuchadnezzar in his rage and fury commanded to bring Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego. Then they brought these men before the king. Nebuchadnezzar spake and said unto them, Is it true, O Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego, do not ye serve my gods, nor worship the golden image which I have set up? Now if ye … More The Mockery Of A King; And The Reaction Of The Faithful

Revealer of Secrets

“The king answered and said to Daniel, whose name was Belteshazzar, Art thou able to make known unto me the dream which I have seen, and the interpretation thereof? Daniel answered in the presence of the king, and said, The secret which the king hath demanded cannot the wise men, the astrologers, the magicians, the … More Revealer of Secrets

The Dream is Revealed

Originally posted on Broken Pieces:
Daniel 2:14-23. Seeing how Daniel and his friends were not invited to the council meeting they had every right to ask what was going on. “Why is the kings decree so hasty?” (v. 15). Arioch was the ‘captain of the king’s gruard’, and in charge of killing the incompetent ‘wise…

When To Stand Firm

“As for these four children, God gave them knowledge and skill in all learning and wisdom: and Daniel had understanding in all visions and dreams. Now at the end of the days that the king had said he should bring them in, then the prince of the eunuchs brought them in before Nebuchadnezzar. And the … More When To Stand Firm

Educating the Youth

“ And the king spake unto Ashpenaz the master of his eunuchs, that he should bring certain of the children of Israel, and of the king’s seed, and of the princes; children in whom was no blemish, but well favoured, and skilful in all wisdom, and cunning in knowledge, and understanding science, and such as … More Educating the Youth