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In the old days, with Rabbi Yehuda Hazani in New York.

In the old days, with Rabbi Yehuda Hazani in New York.
Photo Credit: Tzvi Fishman

Please,” I begged Rav Hazani. “Let me come on aliyah!”

It had become obvious to me that Israel, not New York, was the center of Jewish life, like the Prophet says, “For the Torah shall go forth from Zion and the word of the L-rd from Yerushalayim.” I realized that Israel was making all the news that mattered. New York was only reading about it.

(To be continued)

 

About the Author: Tzvi Fishman was awarded the Israel Ministry of Education Prize for Creativity and Jewish Culture for his novel "Tevye in the Promised Land." For the past several years, he has written a popular and controversial blog at Arutz 7. A wide selection of his books are available at Amazon. The views expressed in this blog are solely those of the author and do not represent the views of The Jewish Press


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2 Responses to “Thanks to The Jewish Press!”

  1. Ruth Cohen says:

    wow what a movie that would make, great story -glad that you are in israel and whatever you do in the future will be blessed and go well for you.

  2. Liad Bar-el says:

    The Screen Writer of screen writers (HaShem) has written a scene in our present day lives, the geulah, which you can help us understand as it unfolds before our eyes, little by little. I’m looking forward toward reading more of your blogs here.

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