SAN ANTONIO – Christians United for Israel, the nation’s largest pro-Israel organization, announced Monday that Zion Oil & Gas, Inc. (NASDAQ GM: “ZN”) will sponsor the Night to Honor Israel and the Ambassador’s Reception at CUFI’s 2010 Washington Summit.

The evening will feature remarks from Pastor John C. Hagee, CUFI’s Founder and National Chairman. He will be joined on the stage by keynote speaker Michael Oren, Ambassador of Israel to the United States.

“This sponsorship is very good news,” said Pastor John Hagee. “We appreciate Zion’s support for our efforts to strengthen the US-Israel relationship.”

Christians United for Israel is the largest pro-Israel organization in the United States and one of the leading Christian grassroots movements in the world. CUFI spans all fifty states and reaches millions with its message. Each year CUFI holds hundreds of pro-Israel events in cities around the country. And each July, thousands of pro-Israel Christians gather in Washington, D.C. to participate in the CUFI Washington Summit and make their voices heard in support of Israel and the Jewish people.

Zion Oil & Gas, Inc., a Delaware corporation, explores for oil and gas in Israel in areas located on-shore between Haifa and Tel Aviv with a total area of approximately 327,000 acres in petroleum exploration rights.