Israel Essay Examples

The children of Israel

Some other issues raised by Paine to show that the Bible contradicts itself were the massacre of the young children by Herod, the inscription on the cross of Jesus, and the time when Christ was crucified. Since the story about the massacre of the children of Israel by the order of Herod is mentioned only… View Article

Decalogue is no longer relevant

With reference to other aspects of human experience, explore the view that the teaching of the Decalogue is no longer relevant. Justify your answer. [15] The Decalogue could be considered irrelevant because it belonged to a different era and it cannot address the complex moral dilemmas of modern life, such as abortion and IVF. It… View Article

State of Israel

The two friends remain separated till the official declaration of the State of Israel is made by the United Nations. When it is obvious that Israel will ultimately win over the Arabs, Reb Saunders gives in and allows his son to renew his friendship with Reuven. Though the bond of friendship between them is once… View Article

Israel/Hezbollah conflict

To be able to discuss the latest Israel/Hizbollah conflict, I need to go back to the year 1982, when Israel invaded Lebanon to drive Yasser Arafat and his militia out of the southern part of that country. Israel succeeded in its original objective, but during the occupation of Lebanon, Hizbollah came to life, and when… View Article

Beginning of Israel’s History

2006 The Lord said to Abraham, “I will make you a great nation, and I will bless you, and make your name great; and so you shall be a blessing; and I will bless those who bless you, and the one who curses you I will curse. And in you all the families of the… View Article

Israel: a chosen nation consistently in exile

Moving. People from all walks of life do it in any given year. Some reluctantly relocate as forced by natural disasters. Some purposefully seek greener pastures in another land. Some leisurely choose to spend their retirement years in their dream paradise. And others move simply out of general restlessness. But to break away from the… View Article

Israel – Lebanon War and related problems faced by the American community

Introduction At the time of cold war, democratic world was, virtually, confronted by only one threat, coming from communist regime of the Soviet Union. This foe, though being dangerous, was quite predictable and civilized to certain extent. After the cold war seized it seemed that world would finally find global peace and mutual consent. However,… View Article

United For Israel

Unity of Israel is needed today more than ever. All the inhabitants of Israel should come together at this moment and show solidarity in the wake of the external problems that are posed to this holy nation. Zionism as described in the holy books used by Christians and Jews has to be fulfilled. The establishment… View Article

Israeli Palestinian: A Palestinian Right to Be Upset

The Israeli Palestinian conflict is a vastly complex and intricate issue that is rooted in a deep-seated mutual distrust of each side towards the other based on their differing respective narratives. The conflict stems from the fundamental belief held by each side that they alone are entitled to and have the undeniable right to reside… View Article

Arab Israeli Conflict: The Cause

The 6 Day War impacted things today because that is when “the cause” actually took a different turn. Instead of traditional nation v. nation war where country A declares war on country B, it became proxy war with the birth of a new political strategy and people, Palestinians, to lay claim to the land. The… View Article

Prejudice: a Worldwide Problem

There is a dangerous and often deadly problem in the world today. It reaches beyond political and religious boundaries and spans across all economic and social statuses. It affects the homeless, middleclass, and the richest people in society. The problem is prejudice. In America, when we think of prejudice we often think of it in… View Article

Anne Frank – Primary Source

The Diary of Anne Frank is a remarkably moving book about the short life of a young girl and her family. The Holocaust was a horrible time for Jewish people and Anne and her Jewish family’s lives were completely turned upside down as a result. The war resulted in the deaths of countless people, mostly… View Article

Evaluation of Shylock as a Tragic Hero

We Are Witnesses: Five Diaries of Teenagers Who Died in the Holocaust by Jacob Boas Rescue: The Story of How Gentiles Saved Jews in the Holocaust by Milton Meltzer Hiding to Survive: Stories of Jewish Children Rescued from the Holocaust by Maxine B. Rosenberg Parts of the Book Report: Title Page Actual Book Report Contents… View Article

Essay – “What Is Hamas?”

Hamas is a militant anti-¬peace process organization bent on Israel’s total destruction and the establishment of a Palestinian State, an Islamic theocracy, in Israel’s place. It is said that their goal is to remove Israel from the map. Hamas uses both political activities and violence to pursue this goal. The movement provides welfare and social… View Article

Jews in Palentine

Palestine has been a conflicted land, since a number of years. The major conflict is between two religions, which are Islam and Judaism. From the Jewish point of view, they consider the land of Palestine as their own. Jews are an ancient race and it is their belief that they are the purest of all… View Article