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Sea of Galilee

Why I Pity Jesus

Cate Montana | Posted 09.16.2016 | Religion
Cate Montana

Now we've got the opportunity to figure things out! We've got the tools and knowledge and language to understand what enlightened beings like Jesus and Buddha were talking about! We've just got to lose the shackles of dogma and traditional interpretation, use a little modern lingo and science, put our thinking caps on, look in the mirror and deeply contemplate who we really are in light of their words and all the knowledge we now have at our fingertips to understand them.

Jesus Calling

Tyler Blanski | Posted 05.26.2014 | Religion
Tyler Blanski

What if Jesus is inviting you to join him vocationally as his beloved within the very work God has given you to do, inviting you to hone your heart so that you might become an even truer you?

Archaeologists Stunned By Biblical-Era 'Treasures' Found In Basement

Posted 01.25.2014 | Religion

Osnat Lester, a woman living in the town of Poriya Illit along the Sea of Galilee, placed a phone call to the Israel Antiquities Authority after a rel...

Wheelchair Wisdom: All I've Got Is Yours

Linda Noble Topf | Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Linda Noble Topf

I believe that life is an ongoing journey and with each passage in life, we question, make mistakes, learn, create, expand, grow, transform, and celebrate each step of the way.

The Sea of Galilee

Rick Steves | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Rick Steves

After a busy day of filming the major Christian sites along the Sea of Galilee, I enjoyed this view from my hotel window in Tiberias. We worked a l...

Christian Tourists Flock to the Sea of Galilee

Rick Steves | Posted 07.06.2013 | Travel
Rick Steves

Tourism is a big part of Israel's economy. And much of that is Christian tourism: mostly bus tours of Americans visiting sights from Jesus' three-year...

Huge Undersea 'Monument' Poses Scientific Puzzle

Posted 04.11.2013 | Science

By: Owen Jarus, LiveScience Contributor Published: 04/10/2013 07:17 AM EDT on LiveScience A giant "monumental" stone structure discovered beneath ...

A Legitimate Case for the Teddy White Rule

Al Eisele | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics
Al Eisele

A cardinal rule no political reporters should ever forget: always expect that unexpected and unpredictable events will happen that will turn the course of history.

Bloomberg Did NOT Swim Naked In The Holy Land

Posted 08.30.2012 | New York

In case you were wondering, Mayor Bloomberg has never dared to go skinny-dipping in the holy waters of the Sea of Galilee. Bloomberg reassured repo...

John Celock

Dems Missed Chance Against Skinny-Dipping Lawmaker

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 08.21.2012 | Politics

Rep. Kevin Yoder, the Kansas Republican who admitted to skinny-dipping during an official trip to Israel, is likely to win reelection in November, run...

Ben Quayle Campaign Denies Role In Naked Swimming Fiasco

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 08.20.2012 | Politics

The campaign of Rep. Ben Quayle (R-Ariz.) on Monday denied an earlier report that he had been involved in a controversial incident in which House Repu...

Finding Joy On The Sea Of Galilee

Levi Ben-Shmuel | Posted 06.11.2011 | Religion
Levi Ben-Shmuel

The joy of the dancers and their friends ignited joy in me. It reminded me that it doesn't take much to connect to it. Joy has the power to lead us out of our minds and into our souls.

Palestinians' New Agriculture Park Might Spell Catastrophe for Peace and the Environment

Karin Kloosterman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Karin Kloosterman

Israel and its surrounding region suffers greatly from water shortages. Water is a national concern, and if there is one thing that concerns everyone ...