"My son loved everyone, he was a joyful boy," the bereaved mother of an Israeli Air Force pilot told President Reuven Rivlin.
Much of his work consisted of de-constructing the prevailing approach viewing Rabbinic Judaism as a single religious movement within which the various Rabbinic texts were produced.
IAF Major Ohad Cohen Nov will be laid to rest in the Moshav Mazor Cemetery.
The OneFamily support organization lists the lives lost to terror since Rosh Hashana 2015.
"Shimon's story is ... the story of a people who, over so many centuries in the wilderness, never gave up on that basic human longing to return home."
I remember him at the table of a French restaurant, when he whispered in my ear, it’s tastes good, but nothing compares to your mother’s salad. To him, Israel’s cucumbers and tomatoes were the finest of delicacies.
Your eyes saw far ahead, while your feet covered great distances on the landscape of Jewish and Zionist history.
The Peres funeral is closed to the public due to the attendance of PA leader Mahmoud Abbas.
Beirut-based Nimr Hammad, political adviser to Yasser Arafat and Mahmoud Abbas has died at the age of 78.
AIPAC mourns former Israeli president Shimon Peres, 'indefatigable advocate for justice and human progress.'
Former President Shimon Peres is mourned by the Israel Atomic Energy Commission, which cites his contribution to the establishment of the Negev Nuclear Research Center.
PA leader Mahmoud Abbas hailed Israel's late former president, Shimon Peres, while his PA government issued an obituary filled with hate.
Israel's international Mossad intelligence agency also says it is mourning the death of former President Shimon Peres.
"Through his great strength of will Shimon continued to move forward, imbued with the aspiration to advance the development of the country that he loved so much, and imbued with the aspiration to bring peace."
During a political career that spanned 73 years, Peres served as prime minister, president, and Knesset member for 47 consecutive years, the longest anyone has served in the Israeli parliament. H
Nobel Prize winner Shimon Peres, who took part in establishing Israel's security apparatus and served 48 consecutive years as MK passed away following a stroke.
In 2001 Rabbi Sitruk suffered a stroke and after his recovery took the additional name Haim, following the traditional Jewish protection against illness by altering or changing one's name.
Max Mannheimer was silent about his nightmare and depression for decades.
With his high energy and commitment to contributing to the klal, Uri looked for gaps to fill.
Love is knowing how to make the other person feel important and needed.