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My Heart Is In The East While I Dwell In The West

Throughout the years that I lived in America I would meet lots of Jews with the same love and burning desire to live in Israel. I was not alone.

Moses Mendelssohn: Personally Observant Progenitor Of Reform Judaism

20 Tammuz 5777 – July 13, 2017
The leading fighter for Jewish civil rights in Germany, he used his respect and renown to assist individual Jews and entire communities in disputes with the German authorities and he facilitated the revocation of many anti-Semitic laws.

When Moslems Saved Jews

17 Tammuz 5777 – July 10, 2017
I am done with my little bit of research and I marvel. Not so very long ago Muslim Arabs were willing to risk their lives to save Jews.

The Hilltop Youth

13 Tammuz 5777 – July 6, 2017
The generation of Jews who left Egypt and received the Torah on Mount Sinai, dreamed of entering the promised land and settling in it.

The Traveling Salesman Who Saved Israel

A livid Truman screamed at him for violating his specific instruction never to even mention the word “Palestine.”

Panama: An Oasis Of Torah Judaism In Central America

Recently, due to political and economic turmoil in Latin America, many Jews have immigrated to Panama from Argentina, Uruguay, Peru, Colombia, and Venezuela.

A Feud For The Ages: A History Of The Jews And The Church (Part...

10 Tammuz 5777 – July 3, 2017
It’s difficult to sort out the historical person from the figure who was later deified in the Christian bible.

Heroes Of The Holocaust

After seeing the film, I purchased the book, eager to learn more of their incredible rescue mission.

Camp Mommy – Week 2

7 Tammuz 5777 – June 30, 2017
One of the advantages of this craft is that it’s very flexible and works with simple forms as well as more intricate designs.

Four Weeks, Four Women

6 Tammuz 5777 – June 29, 2017
And then the world learned about Nechama Novak Spiegel.


5 Tammuz 5777 – June 28, 2017
Aside from the inconsiderate people there are the people who stare at those who look different, or even strange, depending on the disability.

Holy Land Hardball: The Oys Of Summer

In a symbolic move, Hall of Fame pitcher Sandy Koufax was the last player chosen in the draft.

Camp Mommy – Week 1

3 Tammuz 5777 – June 26, 2017
Sure, you could purchase a package of clean, saliva-free popsicle sticks, but where’s the fun in that?

My Desire

29 Sivan 5777 – June 22, 2017
Often we feel that the days just pass by and we are missing our purpose in life.

The Sea Gate Shul Torahs Rescued Again

26 Sivan 5777 – June 19, 2017
What happened was not our choice. But how we react - that is our choice.

The Berkshires and Six Flags New England

There are plenty of fun activities for all ages and some relaxing scenic spots to enjoy.

Oh My Yerushalayim

22 Sivan 5777 – June 15, 2017
Living In Jerusalem isn’t so easy. People with different religions and different views want this city to belong only to them.

Israel’s 1953 World’s Fair

21 Sivan 5777 – June 14, 2017
Though the United States participated, Israeli officials were furious when the U.S. announced it would boycott the opening ceremony.

An Unlikely Hero

19 Sivan 5777 – June 12, 2017
Sousa Mendes told Rabbi Kruger that he also had a large family and wanted to help the Kruger family.

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