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Only In Israel 0

Only In Israel

EXPLORING THE LIGHTER SIDE OF ISRAEL Do you remember when you first made aliyah? When being a “friar” was actually kind of fun? Well, in case you forgot, this edition of “Only In Israel”...

Let the Sound Be Heard 0

Let the Sound Be Heard

  THROUGHOUT THE LAND — BIBLICAL TRUMPETS AND SHOFAR There are numerous references to both a shofar and a trumpet being sounded in heaven above as a reflection for sounding the shofar or the...

Kind Words: Your Identity 0

Kind Words: Your Identity

  THE ROAD TO KINDNESS The author wishes to remain anonymous. A neighbor has a heart of gold. She takes into her home (not into private apartments, but regular bedrooms, and even the sofas...

Race is False Issue in Arab-Israeli Conflict 0

Race is False Issue in Arab-Israeli Conflict

(MENN / Weekly Blitz) As the waitress whose family had come from Ethiopia put the pizza on the table at the Tel Aviv restaurant, I contemplated the ridiculous misuse of “race” as a factor...

Lebanon is a country that is unable to govern itself 0

Lebanon is a country that is unable to govern itself

The current explosive situation in Lebanon is sad, unfortunate and very dangerous. Meanwhile, the Lebanese people are marginalized and exposed to all kinds of terrorism, oppression, poverty, persecution, foreign interferences and fear. The Lebanese...

Just Another Day in Sderot 0

Just Another Day in Sderot

(MENN – Sderot, Israel) On Tuesday morning, as I was getting ready to leave my home, a woman’s voice said “Tzeva Adom! Tzeva Adom! Tzeva Adom!” over Sderot’s public speaker system. I had already...