Special Reports

The Ceremony of the Holy Fire on the Saturday before Easter marks the climax of the season. Only a Greek Orthodox and an Armenian Orthodox priest can enter the traditional Orthodox tomb of Jesus where legend has it that a fire miraculously flashes...
"I'm stunned and appalled. I can't understand what is happening," said Rustum Abu Ghazalah, a 30-year-old shopkeeper in the center of Ramallah. He and grim-faced fellow shopkeepers zapped from one Arab TV station to another with the hope of...
This was Thursday night before the curtain went up for the Hebrew version of ?The Covenant,? a musical portraying the history of the Jewish people from Abraham until the present. This third performance of the musical in Hebrew, sponsored by the...
During the Hanukkah and Christmas seasons in Israel this December, the ICEJ has again reached out to needy Jewish and Arab families throughout the Holy Land as a testimony to the heavenly “light” celebrated at these holidays.During...