Plagues and Rainbows and Blessings from Israel

This week is the milestone of two major events in Israel that relate to each of us and the Corona crisis pandemic, no matter where we are.  I’d like to share these, tie them together, and share a prayer from Jerusalem based on the common principles derived from these. This week, Jews in Israel and […]

2,000 Years of Jewish History in Ten Minutes

A beautiful video produced by the Israeli government gives a detailed and entertaining lesson covering Jewish history from 4 BCE when the Second Temple stood until the present day.

The 17th of Tammuz Blues

Today is the 17th of Tammuz: a serious day on the Hebrew calendar where Jews commemorate five tragic events that occurred in Jewish history.