Photo by Haim Zah, GPO
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu this evening held his annual meeting with participants in the International Bible Quiz which will be held on Independence Day. Also attending the meeting were Education Minister Naftali Bennett, Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky and International Bible Quiz Center Chairman Itzik Ben-Avi.
Sixty-five young people, from Israel and 33 countries around the world will participate in this year’s quiz, the theme of which is "Jewish Unity."
Prime Minister Netanyahu:
"We are in the land of the Bible, in the city of Jerusalem. Everything that happened there happened here. This is our land, our heritage, our book, our story, our faith and our hope. Everything is in the Bible."