Month: January 2017

Weekly Newsletter – January 30, 2017

  • Daniel 2:25 – 45
  • Is God Magic?
  • Letters we Love
  • Eternity: Who? Where? When? Why?
  • Who is Jesus?

Putin’s Russia in biggest Arctic military push since Soviet fall

Reuters reports: “The nuclear icebreaker Lenin, the pride and joy of the Soviet Union’s Arctic great game, lies at perpetual anchor in the frigid water here. A relic of the Cold War, it is now […]

Netanyahu: Iran missile test must not go unanswered

BBC News reports: “Israel’s prime minister has accused Iran of carrying out a missile test in ‘flagrant violation’ of a UN Security Council resolution. Benjamin Netanyahu said he would raise renewing sanctions when he meets […]

Republican Senator: We’ll hold Iran accountable

Israel National News reports: “Senator Bob Corker (R-TN), chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, on Monday vowed to hold Iran accountable after reports emerged that the Islamic Republic conducted a ballistic missile test in […]

Boy Scouts of America to begin accepting transgender boys

Reuters reports: “The Boy Scouts of America said on Monday the group would begin accepting transgender boys, bucking its more than a century-old practice of using the gender stated on a birth certificate to determine […]

Under-Reported: Torture in Palestinian Authority, Hamas prisons

Israel National News reports: “Both the Palestinian Authority (Fatah) and Hamas are practicing torture in their prisons, reports award-winning Jerusalem journalist Khaled Abu Toameh – but because it’s not happening in Israeli prisons, it is […]

Report: Iran launches ballistic missile test in violation of UN resolution

The Jerusalem Post reports: “US officials say that Iran has conducted a ballistic missile test in violation of the UN resolution put in place after the Iran nuclear deal. Officials told Fox News on Monday, […]

Six dead in ‘barbaric’ mosque shooting in Canada reports: “Six people have been killed after gunmen opened fire in a mosque in Quebec City, Canada, during evening prayers. Police said a further eight people were wounded in the attack which the mosque’s […]

After Iran tests ballistic missile, Netanyahu urges rethink of ‘failed’ nuke deal

The Times of Israel reports: “In what is being seen as a challenge to US President Donald Trump, Iran tested a 4,000 kilometer range (2,500 miles) ballistic missile capable of carrying a nuclear warhead, US […]

Iraqi Parliament Votes to ‘Retaliate’ Against U.S. Over Trump’s Travel Ban

Haaretz reports: “The Iraqi parliament voted on Monday to ask the government to ‘retaliate’ against U.S. President Donald Trump’s ban on travel to the United States from Iraq and six other Muslim-majority countries, a parliamentary […]

General Hyten: Russia, China pose growing threat to US Satellites reports: “US Air Force Gen. John Hyten said that Russia and China are developing their anti-satellite capabilities and will soon pose a threat to the United States in space. Russia and China are developing […]

Islamic Cleric: Muhammed Will Marry Virgin Mary in Heaven reports: “A leading Egyptian cleric irked his Christian compatriots when he said on television that the Islamic figure Muhammed would marry the Virgin Mary in heaven. Dr Salem Abdel Galil, a theologian at Cairo’s […]