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As Millions Pray for Jerusalem, Israel's President Encouraged By Christians Aligned with God's Covenants

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JERUSALEM, Israel – As millions of Americans pray for Israel and witness the celebrations of the nation's 75th anniversary and Jerusalem Day, Bishop Robert Stearns of Eagles' Wings ministries had an opportunity to meet with Israeli President Isaac Herzog at the President's Residence in Jerusalem.

Stearns spearheads the annual Global Day of Prayer for Jerusalem, sponsored by Eagles' Wings and held the first week in October. He presented the president with a birthday card to Israel signed by thousands of Christians, and was able to update him on a movement Stearns has witnessed around the globe of a "new breed of Christians" who not only pray for Jerusalem, but whose faith is "grounded in this land and in this people."

To see the CBN News interview with Bishop Stearns, click on the video above. Note: it takes some time to upload, so please check back if the video isn't there.

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CBN News Middle East Bureau Chief In a time where the world's attention is riveted on events in the Middle East, CBN viewers have come to appreciate Chris Mitchell's timely reports from this explosive region of the world. Mitchell brings a Biblical and prophetic perspective to these daily news events that shape our world. Chris first began reporting on the Middle East in the mid-1990s. He repeatedly traveled there to report on the religious and political issues facing Israel and the surrounding Arab states. One of his more significant reports focused on the emigration of persecuted Christians