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David Runs For His Life*

This post explores the Cave of Adullam, where David may have hidden from King Saul while on the run for his life. From there to the arid wilderness of Ein ...

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Jerusalem: 4000 Years in 5 Minutes *

During its long history, Jerusalem has been attacked 52 times, captured and recaptured 44 times, besieged 23 times, and destroyed twice. The oldest part of the city was settled in the 4th millennium ...

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David, A Man After God’s Heart*

The Bible describes that David was able to capture the Jebusite stronghold of Yevus-Jerusalem, origin of the City of David, and make it Israel’s capital. See King David’s weapons. Gain ...

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Unit 8200 *

Unit 8200 is an Israeli Intelligence Corps unit responsible for collecting signal intelligence (SIGINT), code decryption, and cyber warfare. Military publications include references to Unit 8200 as the Central Collection ...

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The Golden Age of Israel*

Enter the Gihon Spring in the City of David. Stand in the location where Solomon would have been anointed successor to David. Visit the Temple Mount Sifting Project and talk ...

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Hebrew Alphabet *

The Hebrew alphabet is an abjad script used in the writing of the Hebrew language and other Jewish languages, most notably Yiddish, Judeo-Spanish, Judeo-Arabic and Judeo-Persian. An abjad is a type of writing system in which each symbol stands for a consonant, in effect leaving it ...

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Eli Cohen: The Mossad’s Master Spy *

Eliyahu Ben-Shaul Cohen (6 December 1924 – 18 May 1965), commonly known as Eli Cohen, was an Israeli spy. He is best known for his espionage work in 1961–65 in Syria, where he developed close relationships ...

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Jerusalem’s Best-Kept Secret*

The Jerusalem Botanical Gardens is Jerusalem’s best-kept secret. The Jerusalem Botanical Gardens (JBG), originally planned as successor to the National Botanic Garden of Israel on the Givat Ram campus of ...

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