The Evening Prayer includes dancing and singing plus a long shofar blowing to remind us the siren is modeled on the shofar.
The two days complete each other–the happiness rising from the grief.
“His final act demonstrated his values of friendship and commitment,” Col. Braun says of Tzachi. “He was always first, even this time.”
The Prime Minister, like too many others, lives in the shadow of a brother whose life was cut short.
Please, Ribbono shel Olam, no more children or soldiers be called to join the holy minyan in Heaven.
Rambam would also allow charity from a mumar as long as the person maintains basic belief in God and Judaism.
According to a recent survey in Mishpacha Magazine, most secular Israeli Jews do not hate charedim.
Livni's party does not pass the new threshold.
To commemorate Remembrance Day, Netanyahu has, so generously, dealt us yet another blow.
Michael Levin's inspirational story is known worldwide, and people across the globe have followed in his footsteps to join the IDF.
Of course, our enemies will try to use Holocaust references in their attempts to condemn Israel's activities and policies.
As the Arabs were the aggressors, in UN SCRs 242 or 338 Israel is not branded an invader/occupier of the Territories.
In order to understand today's State of Israel we must remember the awful, disgraceful side, too.
I do not for a minute think he ever believed that Israel was or will be an Apartheid state. He simply misspoke.
Israel is so much more than a refuge for persecuted Jews.
Instead of building houses of bricks they have chosen to build a “big tent.”
Tibi, the lone Holocaust survivor in his family, fought to protect Israel in every one of its wars.
The liberal wing of the Jewish establishment in the US is following the same path as it did in the 1940s.
The grandaughter of an Auschwitz survivor was murdered in a terrorist massacre in Jerusalem.
Elder of Ziyon shows that Abbas is cynically using the Holocaust as a way to say that Jews are doing to Palestinian Arabs the same "injustice" and "oppression" that Jews suffered under Nazis.
In Israel, even the buses count the Omer.
How a longer average lifespan has affected retirement planning.
The State Department is said to want the court to intervene on Arab Bank's behalf for foreign policy reasons.
The U.S. recognizes the "West Bank" as having "sovereignty" for passport purposes, but not Israel?
Hitler promised Husseini that "solving" the Jewish Question in the Arab lands was part of Nazi Germany's plan.