And You Shall Tell Your Children

A powerful documentary on the faith and commitment of Holocaust survivors. (53 min. Viewer discretion advised)

Love is a Choice

How to stop treating your fellow Jews as the enemy.

Fasting: Uncovering Our Essence

Fasting enables us to discover what is truly important to us.

Filling the Crevices of the Wall

In the darkness of destruction, we’re reminded of the opportunity to rebuild.

What Happened to the Jews of Arabia?

A story that should make every Jew shudder.

Finding the God Spot

Rebuilding the temple in Jerusalem – and within ourselves.

The Homeless Jew

For a child of divorce, feeling tears on Tisha B’Av is easy. It’s finding hope that’s the real challenge.

The Children are Ready

A Short Tisha B’Av Film.

Words like Magic

With Tisha B’Av approaching, we can strive to make things right by using our words to build, not destroy.

When God Moved Out

Tisha B'Av and the truth of consequences.

Formula for Jewish Survival

Rabbi Yochanan ben Zakkai’s strange request reveals the essence of the Jewish people.

Mournful

A bereaved mother’s perspective on the Three Weeks.

If Only

On Tisha B'Av I can feel the weight of thousands of years of “if onlys.”

Editors' Blog: My Tisha B'Av Fantasy

Imagine taking Ahmadinejad to the Third Temple that just descended on Jerusalem.

Coming Together

How to repair the dissolution of the Temple and its subsequent exile.

The Strength to Constrict

Understanding the power of the Tisha B’Av fast.

To Be Holy in Our Land

After returning to Israel, why continue to mourn the destruction of the Temple?

Expectant World

Our most significant achievements are formed somewhere deeply hidden.

Betar and Aelia Capitolina: Symbols of Jewish Suffering

On Tisha b’Av we mourn not just a physical destruction and our broken spiritual connection, but also our psychological sufferings.

At the Western Wall

Jerusalem is the light of the world.

Why Jerusalem Matters

For millennium of exile, Jews always turned toward Jerusalem. What memory were they eager to preserve?

On the Same Team

A timely Tisha B'Av message from the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team.

Jerusalem: Jewish and Muslim Claims to the Holy City

Jerusalem is at the center of the Arab-Israeli conflict. What are the spiritual, historical and political claims – from both sides?

Six Reasons Why The Wall Is Holy

The Western Wall is at the root of the Jewish nation.

Mystical Secret of the Western Wall

Through the centuries, one symbol of the Jewish People has miraculously remained intact: the Western Wall.

My Home, My History, My Heart

My house in the Old City of Jerusalem is a portal to the long chain of Jewish history.

Liberation of the Wall

In June 1967, Jews from all over the World were electrified that the Wall was once again in our hands.

Jerusalem in Greek and Roman Sources

The Jewish identity of Jerusalem in Greek and Roman sources.

Jerusalem, Earthly and Heavenly

There is no way for a body to survive once its heart has been broken asunder.

Loving and Losing Jerusalem

Jerusalem's Old City and Temple Mount – the focal point of Jewish destiny – is in danger of being relinquished.

Jerusalem and Her Lovers

January 2001: a cross-section of hundreds of thousands of Jews gather to express their love for Jerusalem.

How Nachmanides Rebuilt Jerusalem

Forced to flee from Spain at age 72, the great sage restored Jerusalem's ruins.

Jerusalem In My Heart

Peace is the noblest of aspirations, but can one always say, "Peace at any price"?

Western Wall: Yesterday and Today

What we see today is only a small portion of the actual Wall.

What You See When Looking At the Wall

A detailed description of the fences, gates, and hills surrounding the wall.

Rebuilding the Temple

We must feel the pain of exile if we have any hope of reversing it.

The Story of Jerusalem

The cherished history of Jerusalem, based on ancient Jewish sources.

Reclaiming Biblical Jerusalem

The world of archeology is rocked by evidence of King David's palace unearthed in Jerusalem.

Jerusalem United

Celebrating the re-unification of Israel's eternal capital.

Jerusalem (10 min video)

A Stunning video tour of 3000 years of Jewish History.

The Temple and Jewish Unity

Why was the Temple destroyed? The Talmud says: Because of baseless hatred amongst Jews.

Why the Jews – Part 1

Understanding the root of the world's longest hatred.

A House Divided

God's House will be rebuilt only when each Jew truly cares and loves his or her fellow Jew.

Sweet Revenge

Visiting a concentration camp, faced with overwhelming evil, I was filled with a bolt of anger. What is our revenge?

Overview: Book of Lamentations

Jeremiah describes the tragedy of the Temple's destruction. The lessons are true still today.

The Love-Your-Fellow-Jew Challenge

Do your part to repair the damage. Reach out to a Jew different than you.

Fissures

I've lost my connection to the past, and no matter how much time passes, there is a crevice in my heart.

Yearning for Redemption

Why Jews should yearn for the Messiah.

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