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Located on the eastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea, Israel is the only Jewish-majority state in the world. It has a total land area of 22,072 sq km with an estimated population of approximately 7.7 million as of 2010.
The Western wall is a remnant of Herod's grand temple, and is the  most holiest site for Jews. It attracts thousands of Jewish  worshippers daily, who come to pray and lay out their problems and  seek for heavenly guidance. They feel the presence of God's spirit,  who according to their belief...
Relations shy of marital relations do not alter VISA requirements.  So, if you needed a VISA before getting an Israeli boyfriend, you  still need one and if you never needed a VISA before, getting an  Israeli boyfriend does not change that. Most Western countries do  not have a VISA requirement...
Jeroboam was the first king of the rebellious northern tribes, not the kingdom. Israel, as opposed to Judah, was the kingdom, and there were nine tribes that comprised the Kingdom of Israel. (Zebulun, Issachar, Asher, Naphtali, Dan, Manasseh, Ephraim, Reuben and Gad.)
Aluminum rhymes with Jerusalem.
To get from Jerusalem to Kadesh-Barnea as the crow flies would be roughly south-southwest. The site that is most likely Kadesh-Barnea, as it is unclear exactly where it is, is in Egypt, so a current road-trip would have to go from Jerusalem to the Israel-Egypt border crossing at Eilat-Taba and then...
  An eleven letter word for Ireland is "Emerald Isle".
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Answer 1 We think that's a great idea, and would solve a lot of problems that exist now because there are more borders and boundaries than necessary. In the same vein, we could put to rest another conflict that's been boiling for centuries now, by simply eliminating the unnecessary boundary between...
Approximately 7500 miles (12,000 km)
Israelites were led out of Egypt by Moses who was later succeeded  by Joshua. The departure from Egypt to Canaan is normally referred  to as the exodus.
  Golda Meir (1898-1978), one of the founders of the modern State of Israel
The distance between the above mentioned places is 6848 miles approximately. Thisdistance is straight path from one place to the other place. There mightbe a slight difference between the actual distance and the abovementioned distance because of the route chosen.
  Jesus marvelled at their unbelief.
The conflict has led to economic boycotts of Israel by numerous Arab States and Arab sympathizers. It has also led to Palestinian business and workers being unable to acquire Israeli capital and employment respectively. The Arab States also introduced a petroleum boycott to all Western countries in...
The flight would be around 2 and a half hours.
What is the capital of what city? Please be more specific next time.
The shortest (great circle) distance from Miami International Airport (MIA) to Ben Gurion International Airport (TLV) is about 6,580 miles (10,590 km). Commercial airliners may not adhere exactly to the great circle route, for reasons related to safety, navigation technology, international...
Biblically speaking, Israel was the name given to Jacob son of  Isaac, grandson of Abraham. Literally speaking, the tribes of  Israel are named for the twelve sons of Jacob (Reuben, Simeon,  Levi, Judah, Dan, Naphtali, Gad, Asher, Issachar, Zebulun, Joseph  and Benjamin). Being their father,...
There is no such conflict. Abraham and his grandson Israel were never in conflict according to the Bible. There is also no conflict between the patriarch Abraham and the Modern State of Israel.
Your best bet is to buy Shekel through the bank.
The modern country of Israel was formed in 1948 within the borders of what had been the historic region of Palestine. The term had existed for two thousand years, ever since the Romans named it Syria-Palaestina as punishment for the Jewish Revolts.
The same sight that is also sacred (Holy) for the Jews and theChristians., especialy Masjid i Umar.
There are lot of holy sites in Jerusalem regarding christian. The most famous sites are as following:- Chapel of the AscensionChurch of All NationsChurch of Dominus FlevitChurch of John the BaptistChurch of Mary MagdaleneChurch of the Holy SepulchreChurch of the Pater NosterChurch of the...
The Dome and Al-Aqsa Mosque are both located on the Temple Mount,the site of Solomon's Temple and its successors. The Dome of theRock was built between AD 685 and 691 by the caliph 'Abd al-Malikibn Marwan, not as a mosque for public worship but rather as aMashhad, a shrine for pilgrims.
In 2001 the city was 99.8% Jewish, with a population of 19,200. Population growth rate in 2004 was 0.7%.
The Modern State of Israel declared independence on May 14, 1948.    It is incorrect to claim that UNGA Resolution 181 (II), passed on  November 29, 1947, "created" a Jewish State (Israel) and an Arab  State (Palestine) on the map, because this is not the case. What  the UN Resolution does...
  Well, I believe that's a great idea. Maybe if enough people showed an interest in him going there he would. I guess people should start sending their requests to his web site.
Too many to list. Here are a few of the big ones: Azrieli Group, BioLine Rx, Agrexco, Comverse Technology, DanTransportation, Israel Diamond Exchange, Dori Media, Egged BusCooperative, Elbit Systems, Freescale Semiconductor, Golan HeightsWinery, GreenSun Energy, IBM Haifa Labs, Insightec, Israel...
Modern Hebrew (not the biblical) and Arabic. The majority of the population speaks Hebrew. These are the official langueges. However there the Russian language is spoken by 20% of the population and English is learned at school (although most of the people aren't skilled at English).
  Yes. Israel and Egypt has peace agreement.
Israel is a part of the Middle East.
Just like with any government, it costs money to operate agovernment. To maintain, feed, and pay an army, police, governmentofficials. All of the functions of government cost money. This costis spread over those who enjoy the services provided by thegovernment.
japan is 7 hours ahead of israel
The distance between the above mentioned places is 56 miles approximately. Thisdistance is straight path from one place to the other place. There mightbe a slight difference between the actual distance and the abovementioned distance because of the route chosen.
  The Bible refers to the land of the Canaanites, or perhaps Canaan, although strictly speaking there never was a country called Canaan. Among the Canaanites, each city was a nation-city, completely independent of the others, although often in alliance. The Canaanites occupied the rich coastal...
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The distance from NYC to Tel Aviv is 5667 Miles / 9120 km
Ancient Times:   In short, the creation of a nation would result in a large portion of the society to go from nomadic to city dwelling. With the rise of city-states it is likely that Isreal in ancient times served as a political buffer once Rome came to power and possible slowed roman spread into...
by planting gardens and growing food
They complained about: Being led out of Egypt: Exodus 14:11,12,13,14 The food God provided: Numbers 11 The 'giants' in the promised land:Numbers 14:2
Circumstantial biblical evidence prompts a "yes" answer --  "indirectly."   "I will make Jerusalem and Judah [the Jews] like an intoxicating  drink to all the nearby nations that send their armies to besiege  Jerusalem. ON THAT DAY I will make Jerusalem a heavy  stone, a BURDEN FOR THE WORLD....
It is about 1,230 km / 760 miles
All of the surrounding countries in the middle east are prominently muslim.
There are three holy sites in Islam. They are: . Masjid al Haram, Mecca . Masjid al Aqsa, Jerusalem . Masjid an Nabawi, Medina The Prophet said: "Do not prepare yourself for a journey exceptto three Mosques: Masjid al-Haram, the Mosque of Aqsa (Jerusalem)and my Mosque."
There have been thousands of wars in the Middle East. Pleaseresubmit with the name of a specific war or a general timeframe.
There are loads of lovely beaches in Israel! Tel Aviv, Hertziliya,  Ashdod, Ashkelon, Netanya, to name a few, on the mediterranean  shore as well as Eilat on the Red Sea. There are also beaches on  the Sea of Kinneret and the Dead Sea.
UN General Assembly Resolution 181 (II): On  November 29, 1947 the United Nations passed a General Assembly  Resolution recognizing the right for the Jews of Mandatory  Palestine and the Arabs of Mandatory Palestine to declare  independence as separate and unique states. Both the United States ...
Israeli Citizens primarily vote for Knesset (Parliament) members, but they also vote for local mayors and regional leadership. The positions of Prime Minister and President are appointed by the President and Knesset respectively.
You may be able to still find it on online trading sites and on  Amazon.com.
Israel took control of the West Bank during the 1967 war.
Masjed Al-Aqsa Is A Major Landmark In Palestine
  The nation of Israel was a representation of the true Kingdom of God. Hosea 9:10 is a good verse that shows the link between the nation of Israel and the fig tree. Later, the nation of Israel ceased from being a representation of the true Kingdom of God. This end is seen in Mark 11:13-14 and...
5 Israeli shekels = 1.33369 U.S. dollars (15/Feb/2010)
only jesus was from nazareth  
the distance between Jerusalem to Niamey is 2400 miles / 40000km
Let's just talk about modern Israel ... the one that became a country in 1948. Since that time, there are many countries that have never accepted Israel's existence as a sovereign nation. Unfortunately, several of those are on or close to Israel's borders, and have found it convenient from time...
The reaction of Arabs living in Israel to the increase in Jewish  immigration was threefold:    -- complain about their influx to any international body that would  listen;    -- create Arab paramilitaries to fight the Jews and have several  pogroms to make the Jews fearful;    --...
Herzl, assigned to the Dreyfus trial in Paris by an Austrian  newspaper, saw that anti-Antisemitism could not be eliminated in  Europe. He sought another land for the Jewish People - Zion  (Israel). He became a Zionist because he also realized that Israel,  which has been the homeland of the...
It depends on how big you consider Israel to be.    If you use the internationally accepted boundaries, i.e. you  exclude the Golan Heights, the West Bank, and the Gaza Strip,  Israel is roughly the size of New Jersey.    If you include those territories, Massachusetts and Hawaii are...
No, Israel is not in South Africa.   Israel is an independent State.
On Mount Sinai in Egypt, God created a covenant with the people of Israel by speaking to Moses, their leader. This occurred in Genesis chapter 34:10-28.
The estimated fligth time between Frankfurt [Rhein-Main], Germany and Tel Aviv [Ben Gurion], Israel is:3 Hours 17 Minutes (flying at 900 km/h)
Israel invaded the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip from December 2008  to January 2009.
There are several major reasons for conflict in Arab Countries: Authoritarian Governments (Lack of Democracy)Partisan Governments (Governments fixated on certain ethno-religious groups to the exclusion or worsening of others)Oppressive Government (Regulations are harsh and over-invasive) High Wealth...
It would take about an hour and a half to fly from Egypt to  Jerusalem, Israel. There is approximately 456 miles between the two  locations.
The ancient Hebrews, as far as we know, did not map the entire  country of Israel. So the oldest map of Ancient Israel is most  likely the Hondius map, drawn sometime in the early 17th Century by  Jodocus Hondius.    Answer:   Maps of ancient Israel go back further than the 17th century. ...
1) Gaza is under military occupation. Article 42 of the Hague Regulations stipulates, a "territory is considered occupied when it is actually placed under the authority of the hostile army," and that the occupation extends "to the territory where such authority has been established and can be...
  Ehud Olmert is the 12th Prime Minister of Israel.
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nope   Israel is refered in Quran as Bani Israel : the people of Israel .   it says they were blessed with too many blessings but they choose not to obey words of allah so they were sentenced to be scattered all over the globe ..and they were punished   among their sins was the killing of...
  Parts of the Old Testament seems to disagree on the size of the Promised Land. In places, it was what could be seen by looking westward from a mountain across the River Jordan. At other times, it stretched from the Euphrates to the Nile, and sometimes something in between. When Moses sent...
GALILEE IS A SEA. its called THE SEA OF GALILEE. the Sea of Galilee lies in Canaan by the Jordan River. the Jordan River is connected to the Sea of Galilee and the Red Sea.
The percentage is quite low however, access to the actual statistics is limited because they are only found in the minds of bigots.
Nazareth, as part of Galilee, would have been under the rule of Herod Agrippa I, and Caligula was Emperor.
Yes, they were involved. However, they were generally operating in  opposition to the Zionists and tried to prevent Israel from  becoming a state.