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Friends of Zion Museum Honors Eleven World Leaders at Israel's 4th Annual Christian Media Summit

Sunday, October 18, 2020 - 6:46pm

JERUSALEM, Oct. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The Israeli government's 4th Annual Christian Media Summit was held this evening, Sunday October 18, at the Friends of Zion Heritage Center in Jerusalem.

Key Points: 
  • JERUSALEM, Oct. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The Israeli government's 4th Annual Christian Media Summit was held this evening, Sunday October 18, at the Friends of Zion Heritage Center in Jerusalem.
  • For the first time ever, the event was held virtually, with its program broadcast to millions of viewers all around the world.
  • Dr. Mike Evans, the founder of the Friends of Zion Heritage Center, had announced that during the summit the prestigious Friends of Zion Award would be presented to eleven world leaders, including two kings, one prime minister, one sultan, one crown prince, and six presidents.
  • This award has been given to world leaders who have stood by and supported the State of Israel and the Jewish people.

Recent Desecration of Hagia Sophia Traced to First Attack in Jim Birakos' Book "Unlucky Tuesday"

Monday, July 27, 2020 - 1:38pm

In his book, "Unlucky Tuesday," Jim Birakos describes the first assault of Hagia Sophia in 1453, then the world's largest building and an engineering marvel.

Key Points: 
  • In his book, "Unlucky Tuesday," Jim Birakos describes the first assault of Hagia Sophia in 1453, then the world's largest building and an engineering marvel.
  • For a thousand years it stood for peace and divine wisdom and was the center of Christian heritage.
  • Disclosed in the book is the formula for Greek Fire, Constantinople's most devastating weapon for over seven centuries.
  • He has a doctorate in environmental science and has advised some 30 nations and taught at American and European universities.

Friends of Zion Present Award to Vladimir Putin

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 5:04pm

JERUSALEM, Jan. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Mike Evans, on behalf of the Friends of Zion Heritage Center, announced on Wednesday, January 22nd that he will be bestowing the "Friends of Zion Award" to Russian President Vladimir Putin and on behalf of the Russian people, who saved a multitude of Jews during World War II.

Key Points: 
  • JERUSALEM, Jan. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Mike Evans, on behalf of the Friends of Zion Heritage Center, announced on Wednesday, January 22nd that he will be bestowing the "Friends of Zion Award" to Russian President Vladimir Putin and on behalf of the Russian people, who saved a multitude of Jews during World War II.
  • The "Friends of Zion Award" was commissioned by Israel's ninth President Shimon Peres, who served as the first International Chairman of the Friends of Zion, honors world leaders for their support of the Jewish people and the State of Israel.
  • Nine world leaders have received the "Friends of Zion Award," including: two American presidents: President Trump and 43rd President George W. Bush.
  • In December 2017, President Donald Trump received the "Friends of Zion Award" in the Oval Office from Mike Evans.

Friends of Zion Present Award to Vladimir Putin

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 5:02pm

JERUSALEM, Jan. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Mike Evans, on behalf of the Friends of Zion Heritage Center, announced on Wednesday, January 22nd that he will be bestowing the "Friends of Zion Award" to Russian President Vladimir Putin and on behalf of the Russian people, who saved a multitude of Jews during World War II.

Key Points: 
  • JERUSALEM, Jan. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Mike Evans, on behalf of the Friends of Zion Heritage Center, announced on Wednesday, January 22nd that he will be bestowing the "Friends of Zion Award" to Russian President Vladimir Putin and on behalf of the Russian people, who saved a multitude of Jews during World War II.
  • The "Friends of Zion Award" was commissioned by Israel's ninth President Shimon Peres, who served as the first International Chairman of the Friends of Zion, honors world leaders for their support of the Jewish people and the State of Israel.
  • Nine world leaders have received the "Friends of Zion Award," including: two American presidents: President Trump and 43rd President George W. Bush.
  • In December 2017, President Donald Trump received the "Friends of Zion Award" in the Oval Office from Mike Evans.

Embassy of Guatemala Celebrates Independence Day at the Friends of Zion Museum

Sunday, September 8, 2019 - 12:00pm

JERUSALEM, Sept. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Last night, at the Friends of Zion Museum , the Embassy of Guatemala in Israel celebrated Guatemala's 198th Independence Day, which was the embassy's first anniversary in Jerusalem.

Key Points: 
  • JERUSALEM, Sept. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Last night, at the Friends of Zion Museum , the Embassy of Guatemala in Israel celebrated Guatemala's 198th Independence Day, which was the embassy's first anniversary in Jerusalem.
  • Dr. Mike Evans, the founder and Chairman of the Friends of Zion Museum and member of the Trump Evangelical Advisory, traveled to Guatemala City, Guatemala before President Jimmy Morales had announced Guatemala's recognition of Jerusalem and their intention to move its embassy.
  • The Friends of Zion Museum is launching a $100 million project and is building an educational center, a think tank, a communications center and an online university.
  • The Friends of Zion Museum books tours online at https://www.fozmuseum.com/visiting/ or by calling the Reservations Department at +972-2-532-9402.

NFL Pro-Bowl Quarterback Deshaun Watson Visits the Friends of Zion Museum in Israel

Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 8:03pm

JERUSALEM, June 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Friends of Zion Museum hosted NFL Pro-Bowl Quarterback Deshaun Watson.

Key Points: 
  • JERUSALEM, June 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Friends of Zion Museum hosted NFL Pro-Bowl Quarterback Deshaun Watson.
  • In Jerusalem, Deshaun Watson visited the Friends of Zion Heritage Center's state-of-the-art museum, as part of his tour with Americas Voice in Israel.
  • Deshaun thanked the Friends of Zion Museum and recognized the importance of fighting racism and anti-Semitic on the global stage.
  • The Friends of Zion Museum recently surpassed 62 million members, making it one of the largest pro-Israel sites in the world.

NFL Pro-Bowl Quarterback Deshaun Watson Visits the Friends of Zion Museum in Israel

Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 8:02pm

JERUSALEM, June 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Friends of Zion Museum hosted NFL Pro-Bowl Quarterback Deshaun Watson.

Key Points: 
  • JERUSALEM, June 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Friends of Zion Museum hosted NFL Pro-Bowl Quarterback Deshaun Watson.
  • In Jerusalem, Deshaun Watson visited the Friends of Zion Heritage Center's state-of-the-art museum, as part of his tour with Americas Voice in Israel.
  • Deshaun thanked the Friends of Zion Museum and recognized the importance of fighting racism and anti-Semitic on the global stage.
  • The late President Shimon Peres, Israel's ninth president and eighth prime minister, was the International Chairman of the Friends of Zion Museum.

Friends of Zion Museum Celebrates One-Year Anniversary of the US Embassy's Move With Prime Minister Netanyahu & US Embassy

Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 12:00pm

May 14this the historic date on which PresidentDonald Trump announced the move of the US Embassy to the capital of Israel,Jerusalem.

Key Points: 
  • May 14this the historic date on which PresidentDonald Trump announced the move of the US Embassy to the capital of Israel,Jerusalem.
  • The event was hosted by the Friends of Zion Museum, which works to strengthen Israel's ties with other countries and drawing closer its friends around the world.
  • The community of supporters of the Friends of Zion Museum numbers about 60 million people in social media.
  • The Friends of Zion Museum is a unique interactive museum inIsrael, which opened three years ago in the heart ofJerusalem.

Anniversary Celebrations for the US Embassy's Move, Took Place in Jerusalem as Led by the Friends of Zion Museum

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 3:50pm

The event was hosted by the Friends of Zion Museum, which works to strengthen Israel's ties with other countries and drawing closer its friends around the world.

Key Points: 
  • The event was hosted by the Friends of Zion Museum, which works to strengthen Israel's ties with other countries and drawing closer its friends around the world.
  • The community of supporters of the Friends of Zion Museum numbers about 60 million people in social media.
  • As part of the Friends of Zion Museum, the prestigious Israel Friend of Zion Award is bestowed.
  • The Friends of Zion Museum is a unique interactive museum in Israel, which opened three years ago in the heart of Jerusalem.

Anniversary Celebrations for the US Embassy's Move, Took Place in Jerusalem as Led by the Friends of Zion Museum

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 3:48pm

The event was hosted by the Friends of Zion Museum, which works to strengthen Israel's ties with other countries and drawing closer its friends around the world.

Key Points: 
  • The event was hosted by the Friends of Zion Museum, which works to strengthen Israel's ties with other countries and drawing closer its friends around the world.
  • The community of supporters of the Friends of Zion Museum numbers about 60 million people in social media.
  • As part of the Friends of Zion Museum, the prestigious Israel Friend of Zion Award is bestowed.
  • The Friends of Zion Museum is a unique interactive museum in Israel, which opened three years ago in the heart of Jerusalem.