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My negative Jewish experiences as a child were preventing me from taking a fresh look at Judaism.
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IDF paramedics save life of an Arab woman giving birth in settlement where Fogel relatives were sitting shiva.
How does one experience great joy on what for me is the saddest day of the year?
Rabbi Uriel Malka, age 32, was working as a chaplain in the Prisons Service and died tragically in Israel's worst fire.
Participants from around the world fly to Israel to study and tour with Aish.com.
Eyewitness accounts of the November 1947 UN vote to partition Mandate Palestine into two states.
The situation seemed hopeless. We were sitting ducks inside a tin, rolling coffin.
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Adviser to five Israeli leaders, Yehuda Avner shares his perspective on Israel and what it means to be a Jew.
The remarkable men who blew the shofar at the end of Yom Kippur at the Western Wall before the founding of the State of Israel.
Canada and Israel are tied for eighth place. Surprised? Don't be.
At the height of our professional careers, we gave it all up to start over again in Israel.
Ishmael Khaldi tells Aish.com what it's really like being a minority in Israel.
How seven million people surrounded by enemies created innovation magic.
My daughter discovered the oldest known writing in Jerusalem.
Israel stands for Peace.
A letter to Israel's Navy Seals who bear Jewish history’s burden on their shoulders.
Israel’s Deputy Foreign Minister speaks about Jewish values, the Iranian threat, and evangelical Christians.
Sometimes there are no second chances.
Why this fourth-generation American moved to Israel and joined the Israel Defense Forces.
Miriam Peretz paid an enormous sacrifice – twice -- in defense of Israel.
No matter how Mrs. Clinton may scold, the Jewish people are rebuilding Jerusalem.
Nitsana Darshan-Leitner is the voice of the victims.
Medical clowns in Israeli hospitals are making a real difference.
David Sussman's brush with death changed his life
How divine providence connected my great grandfather, father, and daughter across generations and continents.
An Israeli soldier saves a five-year-old Arab girl's life.
Remembering the most crucial mission of Danny Kellman’s life.
In Israel, our willingness to take risks have grown.