Do You Pass the Israel Test?

Do you resent or celebrate Israel's success? How your society answers indicates that society’s progress.

Would you believe us if we said that the best litmus test of any society's success is its attitude towards Israel? Well, it's true. As George Gilder explains, whether a society envies and resents Israel's success or celebrates and tries to replicate it is indicative of that society's progress. Countries that "pass" the "Israel Test" tend to rise. Those who don't tend to sink. Does your society pass the "Israel Test"? Watch the video below and find out.

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Comments (15)

(15) Bryan Going, March 8, 2015 6:06 PM

very interesting and informative in brief time

I think it imperative for myself and others to learn about the history and the Bible teachings as they go hand and hand.

(14) Anonymous, October 9, 2014 1:34 PM


This is EXCELLENT and so true! Thanks for posting it!

(13) Anonymous, August 17, 2014 1:09 AM

Israel is not the problem in the Middle East.

Israel is the solution to the Middle East. If Israel fails in the Middle East, the western civilization will fall. It is our duty to protect and defend the Jewish state --For the generations to come and for the entire world.... Mosab Hasan Youssef, son of a Hamas founder and a former Hamas member

(12) LarryB, August 16, 2014 12:02 PM

Americans support Israel

Americans support israel, politicians may not but the people do.

(11) Alex Yeboah, August 15, 2014 2:40 PM

The success of Israel is the joy of my entire family. The day Israel will fail the whole world fails. That is what I think and no one can change my mind except God. I believe in the GREAT ACHIEVEMENTS OF ISREAL. Israel is unique among all nations and the world must accept this reality.

(10) Sanford Paris, August 15, 2014 2:34 PM

Israel with or without God.

Israel stands alone in its spirit, its energy, its creativity, its moral standards and decency. If God helps, that is a plus. If America helps, that is good. If we help, that is good. The only thing not so good is Jews who do not understand the need to support Israel.

(9) Desmond Diaz, August 15, 2014 8:55 AM

I am a strog supporter of the Jews and Israil what ever the obstacles.

Gods chosen people will always triumph and will be united in prayer all over the world.

(8) Gerald, August 14, 2014 11:10 PM

The God of Israel will never fail Israel

God's Word predicts Israel's victory over the nations that attack her

(7) Ray, August 14, 2014 5:45 PM

This is absolutely amazing if not miraculous

If one has only a little desire to see God's face then he will have to be a fool not to support Israel. If there's one sure achievement on this planet is a blessing from the Almighty when you support Israel. America will fall when she turn away from supporting Israel.

(6) Antonio Perez, August 14, 2014 4:38 PM

Israel is successful and not alone

See! Israel isn't alone. There are many gentiles who support Israel. There are even Palestinians who do too.

(5) Anonymous, August 14, 2014 4:32 PM

The Israel test

I consider myself a Jew inwardly and have always admired them and loved them. I defend them when I hear anti Semitism remarks and would go and help fight with them if I were younger. God said " I will bless them that bless you and curse them that curse you" about His people. No nation that has come against them has prospered nor will one ever succeed against them. Israel is the center of all things to me and her people are precious in His sight.

(4) David Maya, August 14, 2014 4:29 PM

Only a fool would not recognize the value of achievement under duress.

If there is one country in the world that understands and has it as part of their life what means "Tikkun Olam", is Israel....all these achievements are part of its commitment to a better world.

(3) Annie, August 14, 2014 4:01 PM

Terrific historic information well said

however, growing up 'upper class' in Southamerica, our 'key' maids were not envious & never became wealthy nor violent. The lessons I learned from them was Gratitude and resourcefulness. After many families lost their wealth due to the military juntas, those who stayed on also had to become very creative, or leave the country. I don't believe lack of progress = violence. Envy and violence do seem to go hand in hand even in wealthy countries.
But Israel has been a force in the area of progress for all to learn from and admire. We are blessed too. It's not all 'about me'. We are very blessed.

(2) dinowitz charlotte, August 14, 2014 2:47 PM

love your take on Israel - it should be sent to the u.n. to read to the assembly

(1) Yehudith Shraga, August 13, 2014 8:29 PM

Absolutely Beautiful!

Thank you so very much for speaking out loud.


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