HALF A MILLION VISITORS IN FIRST 6 MONTHS OF BIBLE MUSEUM

The Good Book is shaping up to be a good draw on the crowded landscape of museums in the nation’s capital. The Museum of the Bible, the newest tourist attraction near the National Mall, has drawn 565,000 visitors since it opened six months ago, according to museum figures released Thursday (May 17). While that’s less… Read More HALF A MILLION VISITORS IN FIRST 6 MONTHS OF BIBLE MUSEUM

70 BIBLE VERSES CELEBRATING THE CREATION OF ISRAEL

On November 2, 1917, British Foreign Secretary Arthur J. Balfour wrote a letter expressing the British government’s support for a Jewish homeland in Palestine. International support for the idea grew after World War II and the Holocaust. On May 14, 1948, Jewish Agency Chairman David Ben-Gurion proclaimed the State of Israel, establishing the first Jewish… Read More 70 BIBLE VERSES CELEBRATING THE CREATION OF ISRAEL