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Every day, CUFI works to make Israel stronger and its people safer. We do this because the Bible makes it clear God’s covenant with the Jewish people and the Land of Israel, established in the book of Genesis, is everlasting and unbreakable. This belief in God’s love for the Jewish people and their biblical and historical right to sovereignty in their ancient homeland crosses denominational and ethnic boundaries to unite Christians of many different backgrounds. Our rapid growth from just 400 members to over 4 million in the first twelve years of our existence has made CUFI not only the largest pro-Israel organization in America, but also one of the largest and most influential grassroots organizations in the nation.

CUFI Standing With Mizrahi Jews for the Cause of Israel

Monday, March 4, 2019

For two days in June of 1941, as a ten-year-old Iraqi Jewish boy, Joseph Samuels, witnessed first-hand one of the most violent pogroms of the Holocaust in Baghdad by angry Muslim mobs who destroyed and looted Jewish homes and businesses as well as killed, beat and raped thousands of Jews without the authorities intervening. Today … Read More

Pro-Israel Christian group tops 5 million members

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Christians United for Israel continued its streak as the largest pro-Israel organization in the United States, passing 5 million members. “CUFI’s growth is a direct result of the widespread support Israel enjoys among the tens of millions of evangelicals in America,” said its founder and chairman, Pastor John Hagee. “With God’s blessing, and the hard work … Read More

Trump Appoints Gary Bauer of CUFI for US Commission on Religious Freedom

Friday, June 1, 2018

US President Donald Trump has appointed Gary Bauer, the Washington director of the Christians United for Israel (CUFI) Action Fund, to the US Commission on International Religious Freedom. Bauer, an avowed Christian activist who formerly served in the Reagan administration, said he was “deeply honored and humbled” by the appointment. “We have seen a disturbing rise in … Read More

CUFI hits 4 million

In little more than a decade, CUFI tops 4 million members

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Christians United for Israel announced this week that the group had topped 4 million members, making it one of the largest pro-Israel organizations worldwide. “We could never have predicted that when 400 Christian leaders met in 2006 to establish CUFI, we would reach 4 million members in just over 12 years, yet here we are. … Read More

John Hagee Ministries donates more than $2.1 million to Israeli charities

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Started in 1981, Pastor John Hagee’s Night to Honor Israel is one of the country’s longest-running Christian Zionist events, and has amassed donations of more than $100 million to Israeli and Jewish charities. At this year’s event, Hagee focused a significant portion of his comments on the Iran nuclear deal. “Every American…should be applauding the … Read More