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Ned takes the Simpsons on a pilgrimage to Israel in order to try and save Homer, but soon discovers that he may not be worth saving.


Matt Groening (created by), James L. Brooks (developed by) | 3 more credits »


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Episode cast overview:
Dan Castellaneta ... Homer Simpson / Krusty / Owl / Israeli Airline Man / Camel (voice)
Julie Kavner ... Marge Simpson (voice)
Nancy Cartwright ... Bart Simpson / Ralph Wiggum (voice)
Yeardley Smith ... Lisa Simpson (voice)
Hank Azaria ... Israeli Airline Man / Mr. Listenforfree / Church Security Guard / Orthobot Prime / Muslim (voice)
Harry Shearer ... Ned Flanders / Reverend Lovejoy / Dr. Hibbert / Israeli Airline Man / Cucumber (voice)
Sacha Baron Cohen ... Jakob (voice)
Yael Naim Yael Naim ... Doreet (voice)
Pamela Hayden ... Jimbo Jones (voice)
Tress MacNeille ... Agnes Skinner (voice)
Maggie Roswell ... Helen Lovejoy (voice)
Karl Wiedergott Karl Wiedergott ... Israeli Gunman / 'You're being paid to clean the gutters' / Robot / 'In a soup, you can boil it' (voice)


Ned takes the Simpsons to Israel in the hopes that Homer may learn a little about religion but Homer is only interested in being a slobbish tourist - until he is whisked off into the desert during a sandstorm and,after being unconscious,awakens to spread the word of universal peace to all religions,believing himself to be the new Messiah. As it happens lots of other people also think that they are the new Messiah as well. Written by don @ minifie-1

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Animation | Comedy


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There is no sand desert surrounding Jerusalem. See more »


Homer Simpson: [Preaching at the Dome of the Rock] I will unite the Christians, the Muslims and the Jews. From now on, you shall be known as Chrismujews!
[Crowd murmurs disapprovingly]
Homer Simpson: Because in the end, aren't all religions the same? They tell us what to eat, when to pray, that this lump of clay called Man can somehow shape himself to resemble the divine. But we can never attain that perfect grace if we have hatred in our hearts.
Ned Flanders: I did it. I finally reached him.
Homer Simpson: So let us celebrate our commonalites. Some of us ...
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This was not simpsons to me.
18 March 2011 | by tristenbalboaSee all my reviews

What happened? what on earth happened to my favorite childhood show? The episode started off nicely, but halfway through, it started to get really rotten. I get so depressed when i watch the new episodes. Their not funny at all, nor do they even have a good plot or character development. Let's just face it, season 21 was probably the worst season the show has suffered from. If you really want my advice, just stay away from this episode, and don't bother watching it, even if your planning to watch all of season 21. The only episodes i would advise to watch in 21 is Chief of Hearts, The Bob next door, and The Whale episode, other then that, STAY AWAY FROM THE REST AND ESPECIALLY THIS EPISODE!!

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28 March 2010 (USA) See more »

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