Two trees, two cities, two choices

The Maccabees were mightily used by the God of Israel to bring military deliverance to Jacob’s children. From weakness they were made strong, they became mighty in war and put foreign armies to flight (Hebrews 11:34). Barely two centuries later Messiah Yeshua walked the thorn-covered trails of Galilee, bearing chain-breaking gifts of light, healing, deliverance […]

These are the Days of Izvestia

On March 15, 1917 the editorial board of the Communist Party newspaper Pravda welcomed a new member – Joseph Stalin. The name chosen for this flagship journal –‘Pravda’ – is the Russian word for ‘truth,’ though its original usage also referred to ‘justice.’ The first medieval law code of Kiev Rus (ancient Russia) was known […]

Hebrew translation of August 8 2021 newsletter – תשעה עיוורים הודים והפיל הישראלי

תשעה עיוורים הודים והפיל הישראלי                                                                                                                     מאת אבנר בוסקי הערה – מאמר זה נכתב ויצא לאור ב-8 לאוגוסטת 2021. מאז יש כמה התפתחויות חשובות כגון הנושא של חיסוני ילדים, ההחלתה של ה-FDA שנותן אישור (כביכול) לחיסון אך עם הגבלות ברורות, וכו’. לדאבוני מאמר זה לא נוגע בפרטים חשובים אלה.   משל הודי עתיק (500 לפנה”ס […]

Nine blind Indians and the Israeli elephant

An ancient Indian Buddhist parable (circa 500 B.C.) tells of nine blind men who had never encountered an elephant. Each one was given a different part of the elephant’s body to touch, and then was called upon to describe the pachyderm. It comes as no surprise that each description was totally different from his neighbor’s! Each […]

Elisha’s arrows, Sauron’s eye, and Ahithophel’s counsel

The Middle East is never boring. Fast paced events over the past few weeks included: Iranian-Gazan instigated riots on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, a flexing of their ambition to lead the push for an Islamist caliphate concerted jihadi rocket attacks (over 4,300 total) on Jerusalem and Israel’s civilian population (fired by Hamas – ‘the […]

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