For the citizens of the rebirthed nation not yet two decades old, the liberation from occupation to the reunification of the Eternal City of Jerusalem was more than a military triumph—the Six-Day War altered the course of history.
This year, use Ascension Day—May 30, 2019—to focus on related passages in God’s Word with family and friends. Then, expectantly look for His return because the day Jesus Christ ascended into heaven is not the end of the story.
Rather than relying on his own wisdom and ability, David habitually consulted the Lord in all his endeavors.
Ezekiel prophesied that when Gentiles “hallow”—revere, respect and bless—the Jewish people, God would return them to their ancient homeland.
That Yom Hazikaron is symbolically linked to the celebration of Yom Ha’atzmaut (Israel’s Independence Day) 24 hours later is no coincidence.