By Chris Mitchell
History’s ultimate bankruptcy may be written in Jerusalem.
When an Iranian president thunders a murderous probability or an vague 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, definite, supernatural worlds.
For millions of years, Jerusalem’s strong draw has regularly transcended basic economics, army method, and non secular affiliation.
In our personal time, because the Arab Spring threatens to turn into an Islamic iciness, one commentator warns: “The Arab Spring doesn’t bring about democracy, it results in Jerusalem.” certainly, the delicate peace of Israel is in new peril as violent Islamic factions vie for keep watch over of surrounding countries. but Muslims are changing to Christianity in checklist 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 find the money for to be in poor health proficient. What occurs within the strategic heart East, Israel, and Jerusalem is necessary. It issues to you. Today’s information may concentrate on Washington, manhattan, London, or Moscow, yet history’s ultimate bankruptcy can be written in Jerusalem.
Chris Mitchell’s firsthand stories and reporting uniquely qualify him to expound on and clarify the most important tendencies and advancements sweeping the center East and affecting the area. Mitchell has served because the bureau chief for CBN information due to the fact that August 2000.
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