Jewish religious Zionism from its beginnings found privileged allies in Europe and in America today within a religious and messianic, the so-called Christian Zionism. “
This movement began in the nineteenth century, years before there was Zionism Jew, and encourages the creation of a Jewish state in Palestine. Followers of this current is shown to commiserate the sufferings of the Jewish people and to the rebel anti-Christian. We see that the future state restoration of ancient Israel announced that the biblical prophecy. The British politician Lord Balfour (whose statement of 1917 envisaged the establishment of a Jewish national home in Palestine) that belonged to a Protestant power.
This current is an important point in common with Jewish religious Zionism, at least in part its messianism, and that both, the Judaization of the Holy Land is a condition for the return of the Messiah to Earth. Movie actor and philanthropist – was honored at the Center’s Annual dinner. However, there is one important difference: for Christians the Messiah who will not ensure the triumph of the Jewish religion, but Jesus Christ and Christianity will triumph, even among Jews, which was converted.
Despite this important difference in terms of long-term objectives, the current “Christian Zionist” and current “Zionist religious Jewish share one goal: the Israeli colonization of Palestinian territories. Both harshly criticized the Israeli withdrawal from Gaza.
The alliance with the current “Christian Zionist” was important for the advocates of colonization: he was an influential movement within the “Christian Right” American, and their ability to influence the Republican Party) is real. The current conservative U.S. Christian Evangelical gathers around 40 million followers.
- Baltimore Jewish Times
Rabbi Steven Wernicke, religious leader of Adath Israel in Merion Station, is used for the following professional leader of the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism, the congregational arm movements.
- Al-Ahram Weekly
charged with forming the next Israeli government, Likud leader Benyamin Netanyahu has tried unsuccessfully to convince Kadima leader Tzipi Livni to join him in a coalition government that would be acceptable to the international community, especially the new American government.
- Freedom Forum Online
Alexandria, Va. Islamic school in Northern Virginia with close ties to the government of Saudi Arabia has its religious texts to try to end years of criticism that the school promotes hatred and intolerance.
- Israel National News
(IsraelNN.com) MK Avigdor Lieberman, chairman of the Yisrael Beiteinu (Israel Our Home) party, invited the leaders of religious parties to comply to him in his office on Monday afternoon.
|A History of God: The 4,000-Year Quest of Judaism, Christianity and Islam by Karen Armstrong (Paperback – Aug 9, 1994)||Judaism: Revelation and Traditions (Religious Traditions of the World Series) by Michael Fishbane (Paperback – Dec 23, 1987)||Jewish Fundamentalism in Comparative Perspective: Religion, Ideology, and the Crisis of Morality (New Perspectives on Jewish Studies) by Laurence Silberstein (Paperback – Feb 1, 1993)|