CUFI in the News

Pence: Trump will move embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

July 17, 2017 9:21 PM EDT – Vice President Pence spoke at a Christians United for Israel event on July 17. (The Washington Post)

What Happens When Jews And Christians Throw An Israel Celebration Party

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

As a Jew, it was an incredibly uplifting experience to be in a convention hall brimming with positive spiritual energy and support. The Bible is filled with stories of miracles. But if there’s one major takeaway from the 2017 Christians United for Israel (CUFI) Summit, it’s that miracles still happen in our time, and it’s our job … Read More

Nevada Governor Signs Anti-BDS Law

Saturday, June 3, 2017

The BDS movement discriminates against businesses that associate with Israel or for being of Israeli heritage. Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval signed legislation on Friday making Nevada the 20th US state to have passed a law against the anti-Israel boycott movement. Christians United for Israel, which has more than 3 million members, wrote: “CUFI leaders were … Read More

Why Trump’s Promise to Move US Embassy to Jerusalem is so Controversial

Thursday, June 1, 2017

President Donald Trump signed a waiver Thursday to delay the relocation of the U.S. embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Like presidents before him, Trump expressed his support for Israel during his presidential campaign and said the embassy should be moved to “the eternal capital for the Jewish people, Jerusalem.” But Trump still … Read More

Trump Risks Ire of Millions of Pro-Israel Voters by Keeping Embassy in Tel Aviv

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Pastor John Hagee: ‘Trump’s promise was of critical importance to millions of Christian Zionists’ who voted for him. ‘They will be watching closely’ WASHINGTON — US President Donald Trump will be risking the ire of millions of his pro-Israel supporters — among them Orthodox Jews and Evangelical Christians — as well as that of Republican … Read More

Holocaust Survivor Speaks in Montgomery: Don’t Let History Repeat Itself

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, AL (WSFA) – A man who survived one of the darkest periods in history was in Montgomery Tuesday evening with a powerful message at the Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church. The survivor spoke on the importance of standing with Israel and the Jewish community, the same community that stood with King just … Read More

Pence to Speak at Christian Pro-Israel Group’s Annual Summit

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

(JTA) – Vice President Mike Pence will address the annual summit of Christians United for Israel, the largest pro-Israel group in the country. Pence will speak at CUFI’s conference in Washington, D.C., which is taking place on July 17-18, the group announced Tuesday. Pastor John Hagee, who founded CUFI in 2006, praised the Trump administration … Read More

Local Pastors Visit Israel, See Sacred Sites

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Christian leader of pro-Israel movement speaking locally this weekend Four local pastors have been to Israel, seeing the sacred sites from The Bible. The trip has given them a deeper context for their sermons, and also made them passionate advocates for preserving the Jewish homeland. “It really brought things to life,” said Russ Peters, pastor … Read More