By Chris Mitchell
History’s ultimate bankruptcy could be written in Jerusalem.
When an Iranian president thunders a murderous hazard or an imprecise Turkish drunkard has a dream in Mecca or a Jewish couple from Brooklyn lands at Tel Aviv’s Ben Gurion airport, those occasions may appear disconnected. yet they’re now not. In Dateline Jerusalem, CBN information correspondent Chris Mitchell connects the dots and unveils Jerusalem because the epicenter and crossroads of the non secular, political, and, certain, supernatural worlds.
For hundreds of thousands of years, Jerusalem’s strong draw has continually transcended easy economics, army method, and spiritual association.
In our personal time, because the Arab Spring threatens to turn into an Islamic wintry weather, one commentator warns: “The Arab Spring doesn’t result in democracy, it results in Jerusalem.” certainly, the delicate peace of Israel is in new peril as violent Islamic factions vie for regulate of surrounding international locations. but Muslims are changing to Christianity in list numbers. Dateline Jerusalem untangles and chronicles all this during the riveting narrative of a Christian reporter within the upheaval of the fashionable Fertile Crescent.
We dwell in a global the place we can't have the funds for to be sick proficient. What occurs within the strategic center East, Israel, and Jerusalem is important. It issues to you. Today’s information may possibly specialise in Washington, long island, London, or Moscow, yet history’s ultimate bankruptcy can be written in Jerusalem.
Chris Mitchell’s firsthand reviews and reporting uniquely qualify him to expound on and clarify the foremost traits and advancements sweeping the center East and affecting the area. Mitchell has served because the bureau chief for CBN information given that August 2000.
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Obviously, all this does not facilitate the compilation of the volume on ancient Israel. It is necessary for the author to acquire considerable information; part gleaned from the biblical and related literature, part won from archaeological and related research. And it is also essential to decide how much credit to give to the former and the latter. The author, Niels Peter Lemche, certainly has the background and experience. Receiving his doctorate at the University of Copenhagen in 1985, he had already served as an associate professor at the University of Aarhus, and after a brief stint at the University of Hamburg, he became and remains professor of theology at the University of Copenhagen.
Ancient Israel was led into captivity in Mesopotamia that was to last for many years. E. Here they reconstructed the temple of Jerusalem and continued their way of life first under Persian, later Macedonian and Roman, rule. Traditional histories of Israel of the last 150 years have mainly followed the course of history as laid out by the Old Testament. The earliest period, the Period of the Patriarchs, was generally—not least in textbooks in English—considered a historical period although the historians were in doubt as to the exact time of the patriarchs.
Dateline Jerusalem: An Eyewitness Account of Prophecies Unfolding in the Middle East by Chris Mitchell