The Bible and the Israelis

Jews call their Bible as The Book of books. In this episode we explore the significance of the Bible to modern-day Israelis.

We will visit a live broadcast of an international youth Bible quiz in Jerusalem. We also get acquainted with the Bible study group established by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in spring 2012. Moreover, locals at the Mahane Yehuda market are interviewed about their relationship to the Bible.

Israel Speaks

Israel Speaks is a documentary program straight from the heart of the world – Jerusalem.

Israel Speaks deals with interesting phenomena, touching and even painful events, as well as people's daily lives in a country amidst a lot of pressure and tension.

  • First broadcast: June 23, 2012, Taivas TV7
  • Episode number: 154
  • Duration: 30 min
  • Spoken languages:
  • English, Finnish, Hebrew
  • Subtitles:
  • Finnish, Estonian, English, Swedish