Latest Land of Israel Stories

2014-05-22 08:20:38

VALLEY CITY, Ohio, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shiloh Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: SHLO), a leading supplier of lightweighting, noise and vibration solutions, has signed a definitive agreement with FinnvedenBulten AB to acquire 100 percent of the shares of Finnveden Metal Structures (FMS). Through this acquisition, Shiloh's capabilities are expanded with the addition of stamping and magnesium die casting, a key growth segment and technology to address the lightweighting needs of...

2012-01-08 08:00:00

A trip to the Holy Land launched a business, Holy Land Stone, to bring healing to others. The healing stones are now available for sale WorldWide. Melborne, Florida (PRWEB) January 08, 2012 When Michael Martin crafted a special memento after the death of his mother in 2000, he had no way of knowing the impact this item would ultimately have. After visiting the Holy Land, and finding himself captivated with the history-rich stones of which the city of Jerusalem, the Church of the Holy...

2011-06-08 12:00:00

JERUSALEM, June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Love for Israel Relief Fund published a proposal on its web site http://love4israel.org/admin/pdf/Proposal.pdf calling for outsourced welfare services. According to the proposal, outsourcing services saved the welfare system in Illinois and will also rescue Israel's failed welfare system. The state-run infrastructure has reached a boiling point after government-employed social workers went on strike in March and returned to work only to be...

2009-07-08 10:39:00

JERUSALEM, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Jerusalem.com (http://www.jerusalem.com) was launched today in Jerusalem. The site seeks to become the virtual gateway to religious, historic and modern-day Jerusalem. It is offering a comprehensive experience of today's vital, fascinating urban center, providing unique religious, social and tourism services and bringing the Jerusalem experience to anyone in the world. The site contains six hubs which are representing for the first time the many...

2009-05-28 09:00:00

JERUSALEM, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- As Christians around the world once again turn their eyes toward Jerusalem during this year's Pentecost celebrations, IPrayTV will offer a virtual pilgrimage to those unable to attend in person. The event begins at 9:30 am, 11:30am and 7:30 pm on Friday, May 29th with continued coverage at the same time on Saturday May 30th. IPrayTV will deliver a live streaming video feed of the special holiday services in which Christians from around the world will...

2009-02-05 04:38:00

JERUSALEM, Israel, February 5 /PRNewswire/ -- IPrayTV, the first provider of internet broadcast services to faith-based organizations linking ministries to the Holy Sites through simulcast, will be showcasing their vision of online Christian communications at the 2009 NRB Convention in Nashville, Tennessee. Since their launch during the Feast of Tabernacles in October 2008, the site quickly became a hit throughout Christian communities worldwide, and will now have the opportunity to join...

2005-12-24 08:12:00

By Mohammed Assadi BETHLEHEM, West Bank (Reuters) - Hopes of a rush of pilgrims lifted the mood a little in Bethlehem on Saturday as the town where Christians believe Jesus was born prepared to mark its first Christmas walled from Jerusalem. Christmas celebrations have been muted since a Palestinian uprising began in 2000, but a 10-month-old ceasefire has encouraged a big increase in the number of pilgrims and tourists coming to Bethlehem. "Things are a bit better than in previous...

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  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'