Aliyah (Jews' return to Israel)
[I saw a photo of a cute saying on a T-shirt of man making Aliyah: "Got milk... and honey?" <grins> Peggy]
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Click on thumbnail for larger image. Aliyah from France - July 28, 2004
“And speak to them, ‘Thus said the Master Yahweh “See, I am taking the children of Yisra’ĕl from among the gentiles, wherever they have gone, and shall gather them from all around, and I shall bring them into their land. (Ezekiel 37:21)
To read more Scriptures about the Jews returning to their homeland, click HERE.
Israel's Growth Outpaces the World
Israel's growth rate currently stands at an annual rate of approximately 1.5% - compared to 1.188% for the entire world in 2008.
Photo Essay: Signs of the Time of Ingathering
'Israel soon to be larger than Diaspora'
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu welcomed a planeload of olim on Tuesday at Ben Gurion Airport, telling them "we're close to a tipping point." According to the prime minister, "for the first time in 2,000 years, there are going to be more Jews in Israel than outside it." Speaking to a terminal full of olim from the United States and Canada, who came with Nefesh B'Nefesh on the organization's 38th chartered aliya flight since the first one in July 2002, Netanyahu noted that Israel's Jewish population was nearing the six million mark.
Why is Israel suddenly resuming immigration from Ethiopia?
Quietly, without fanfare or any sort of serious debate, the government is resuming Falashmura immigration from Ethiopia, a year after it was ended by the previous administration.
'Lost tribe of Israel' coming 'home'
This decision clears the way for the arrival here of some of the remaining 7,200 members of the Bnei Menashe in India, who believe they are the descendants of Manasseh, one of the biblical patriarch Joseph's two sons and a grandson of Jacob.
Rabbi Says Window of Aliyah is Closing
Rabbi Winston believes that in the 3,000 years of Jewish history, despite spiritual efforts in the Diaspora, "the exile… we have been living in usually has come to an abrupt end and not a peaceful one, in fact quite a painful one.
1st time: Entire 'Lost tribe of Israel' allowed 'home'
191 new Jewish immigrants head to Israel from North America.
Aliya from North America increasing
The Ingathering Continues
Another 200 new immigrants to Israel came home from North America, landing on their home turf in Ben Gurion International Airport Tuesday morning.
Iranian Jews Arrive in Israel
Thousands of North American Jews coming home
Israeli news outlets reported Thursday that a record number of Jews from North America will be making aliyah (immigrating) to Israel this summer. A planeload of 230 new immigrants from the United States and Canada is scheduled to land at …
Click HERE for 2004 Aliyah articles.
Click HERE for 2005 Aliyah articles.
Click HERE for 2006 Aliyah articles.