'Son of Hamas' turned to Jesus

'Son of Hamas' turned to Jesus

A former double agent for the Israelis had a Damascus road experience that turned him to Christ.

Mosab Hassan (pictured above), who was known as the Son of Hamas because his father founded the group, grew up causing trouble in the West Bank before switching sides.

Mosab was 18 when he was first arrested by the Israelis, for possessing weapons. He was severely beaten during interrogation and became a collaborator.

He was developing a close friendship with his contact for Israeli security agency Shin Bet, and he worked for them for 10 years.

In the midst of his shadowy activities, he was walking past the imposing Damascus Gate leading into Jerusalem’s Old City when he was invited to a Bible study, where he was introduced to the New Testament.

He eventually broke away entirely from his Islamic roots and fully embraced Jesus as the Son of God.


Read the whole story in the March 2024 issue of New Life Newspaper.

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