All of our life changes when we are in Galut. Not only does our Clalli soul disappear, but every detail of our life is affected. In exile, Emunah appears in an incomplete form
When I mentioned we had just made aliyah, everyone proceeded to dance around the table singing the words, “V’Shavu Banim LeGevulam.” (The children shall return to their borders)
Not only do we in Israel suffer from Arab terrorists here in Israel, but they are an inspiration and training ground for terrorism all over the world,
The first time in history the people of Japan heard their Emperor’s voice was when he announced Japan’s surrender over the radio, after the dropping of the atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Even before the Beit HaMikdash is rebuilt, the return to the Land and Nation rebuilding, even in its outwardly secular stages, revives the dry bones of the Jewish People
When it seems like the whole world is against us, against the State of Israel and Jewish Rights to our Holy Land, it is so refreshing and encouraging to see that we do have support.
The Olympic organizers asked the Israeli team to not make a scene.
What made Germany open the gates to hell, sacrificing its nation to a horde?
Time may change, but unfortunately, we are plagued by the same disgusting occurrences,
It is critical first to determine why your spouse does not want to make Aliyah. There are some cases where it may not, in fact, be feasible.
Arranging a holiday in Israel can be very interesting. It seems like the whole country goes on vacation at the same time
There never was nor will be, an Arab Palestine, because so-called Palestinian nationalism exists not because of an authentic history but because it was created to increase hatred of the Jewish nation
The hypocrite says that the Palestinian Authority will NOT allow Israel to hold on to the dead bodies of terrorists, presumably those who died in the act of terror and those who caught afterwards.
Still time to add a great read to your summer list.
I have to question why anyone today would want to do something that is so unaccepted instead of focusing more on those thing which are.
Israel is doing better than ever but the relative stability of the post-WWII period – or even of the longer Western ascendance over the Ottoman empire – may be coming to an end
Addressing various reasons given by people as to why they believe Aliyah won’t work for them, and the author's comments about each reason commonly given.
Hashem doesn’t want us in Galut forever. We are supposed to long for the higher existence of Geula - of Jewish sovereignty in our own Land, with our Holy Temple in our midst.
What will it take for the world to be able to say - without lowering their voices - this was the work of Islamic extremism? This was Islamic terror? All Muslims...no. No. NO.
Rule of thumb: It almost never suits BBC editors to use the word terror when describing any act of savagery, no matter how transparently jihadist in nature, when such acts are directed at Israelis.
There are numerous common reasons for not making Aliyah, but they do not outweigh the benefits of coming home.
Judaism is all about celebration. Between the simchas and the holidays, there are many occasions for celebrating, But the expense-oh the expense!
Nothing like keeping cool on the army base on Shabbat with some help from some friends
Rabbi Kook decries the tragedy of Jewish education in the Diaspora because it fails to teach that the Land of Israel is an indivisible part of being Jewish,
Despite the overwhelming challenges, Israel remains one of the liveliest democracies in the world. So you can disregard Haaretz and others when they call Israel "Fascist."