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Explainer: Christians Hold Different Opinions About Moving the US Embassy to Jerusalem

Last week, the United States announced it would open its embassy in Jerusalem in May to coincide with the 70th anniversary of Israel – ahead of schedule. While some Christians advocated for moving the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, others cautioned the move could appear provocative and incite violence. News about Israel is

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Why the Peace (and Pieces) of Jerusalem Are Significant

Yesterday, the United Nations overwhelmingly passed a resolution calling for the United States to withdraw its decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Before the vote, Nikki Haley, US Ambassador to the United Nations, threatened to pull the “world’s largest contribution” from the UN. However, the vote passed with 128 counties voting for

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