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TBN brings week-long coverage of historic U.S. Embassy move to Jerusalem beginning Mon …

JERUSALEM — Representing a historic moment for Israel and the United States, the U.S. will move its Israel-based embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem today. TBN will provide coverage of the events throughout the week from its broadcast headquarters in Jerusalem, featuring a team of Bible scholars, theologians and experts on the Middle East to provide crucial perspective on this unprecedented event.

Joining hosts Matt and Laurie Crouch for TBN’s week-long coverage will be:

Mike Huckabee, former Arkansas Governor, presidential candidate, longtime political analyst, and host of TBN’s weekly talk show Huckabee.

Jay Sekulow, Chief Counsel of the American Center for Law and Justice and author of the new book Jerusalem: A Biblical and Historical Case for the Jewish Capital.

Erick Stakelbeck, noted authority on Middle East issues and host of TBN’s weekly exclusive Israel-focused news program The Watchman, with Erick Stakelbeck.

John Hagee, respected Christian leader and founder of Christians United for Israel, America’s largest grassroots pro-Israel organization.

David Friedman, U.S. Ambassador to Israel.

Matt Crouch noted the U.S. Congress passed a law more than 20 years ago recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. “We are grateful that President Trump has finally taken the bold and courageous step to officially move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem,” he said. “We are excited to give our TBN viewers a front-row seat to this historic occasion. God promised that He would bless those who bless His people Israel, and we believe that God will honor the United States because of this unprecedented move.”

TBN also released a promotional trailer promoting the coverage:

TBN’s week-long coverage of the historic U.S. Embassy move to Jerusalem will begin Monday, May 14th, at 8 p.m. Eastern / 7 p.m. Central. To find local listings visit TBN’s channel finder, or watch TBN’s livestream HERE.

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