Eretz Yisrael


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Eretz Yisrael

(ˈɛrets jisˈrɑeɪl; Yiddish ˈɛrets jisrɑˈeɪl) or

Eretz Israel

n
1. (Judaism) the Holy Land; Israel
2. (Judaism) the concept, favoured by some extreme Zionists, of a Jewish state the territory of which matched the largest expanse of biblical Israel
[literally: Land of Israel]
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The so-called Temple Mount and Eretz Yisrael (Land of Israel) Faithful Movement called for wide incursions into the mosque on the occasion of "Tisha BA'v", a Jewish holiday held in remembrance of the destruction of the temple.
Rather, he regarded the creation of a modern Jewish nation-state in Eretz Yisrael, as indicated by the Balfour Declaration, as a manifestation of the divine "ways" announced by the Psalmist in Psalms 68:z.
It is not only the IDF Chief Rabbi's appointment that the Supreme Court sees itself authorized to postpone, it is also ready to destroy Eretz Yisrael and ruin the lives of Jewish families.
The first group of documents focus on various addresses of Jewish and Arab representatives related to the UNSCOP such as memorandum of various Jewish organizations (including the Communist Union in Eretz Yisrael and Lohamei Herut Yisrael) and speeches by Jewish and Arab representatives (e.
In a document from September 1945 that was found, she wrote that she wanted to come to Eretz Yisrael [the land of Israel], However, we still don't know where she went.
In 1949, Ben-Gurion made a statement that the future of the Jewish people is Eretz Yisrael and not in America.
Eretz Yisrael Faithful Movement' in Jerusalem in 2014, filed a law suit against
The Temple Mount Trustees, Eretz Yisrael, Women of the Temple Mount and Students for the Temple Mount made the joint announcement and distributed flyers urging Jews to join in the celebrations in Al Haram Al Sharif.
According to Anshel Pfeffer of Haaretz, the group's founder, Gershon Salomon, likes to say that "we are seeing the end of the Arab period in Eretz Yisrael.
We who live abroad are accustomed to believe that almost all Eretz Yisrael is now uninhabited desert and whoever wishes can buy land there as he pleases.
As cogently argued in Rav Kook, the rabbi was a deep and ethereal thinker, but, unfortunately lacked worldly "smarts" and the administrative acumen to negotiate the political minefields of the religious terrain of 1920s Eretz Yisrael.
5 million NIS cut in financing for talmidei yeshivos from overseas learning in Eretz Yisrael.