Israel’s Independence Day Celebration

May 14, 2018: The modern rebirth of Israel occurred on May 14, 1948, 70 years ago today.

Ezekiel 28:25-26 † 25 Thus saith the Lord GOD; When I shall have gathered the house of Israel from the people among whom they are scattered, and shall be sanctified in them in the sight of the heathen, then shall they dwell in their land that I have given to my servant Jacob. 26 And they shall dwell safely therein, and shall build houses, and plant vineyards; yea, they shall dwell with confidence, when I have executed judgments upon all those that despise them round about them; and they shall know that I am the LORD their God.

Other News: The relocated U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem was officially opened, May 14, 2018. “Today, we finally acknowledge the obvious: that Jerusalem is Israel’s capital; This is nothing more or less than a recognition of reality, It is also the right thing to do. It’s something that has to be done.”-President Donald J. Trump; “This is history President Trump, by recognizing history…you have made history.”–PM Netanyahu

Israel at 70

“We can see that no force, or enchantment, shall prevail against Israel; and that our country, pursuing its sublime mission, and Israel restored to its own land, shall the latter dwell safely, and the former not fail until it melt into the millennial day.”—Rev. John Cumming, D.D., F.E.S.E; 1860