When he receives his Nobel Prize for Economic Sciences this week, Prof. Robert Aumann will talk about bringing world peace.
My night of despair and tragedy, and their only antidote.
A young Jewish man is stabbed in Jerusalem's Old City and dies in my arms.
What do Jews do when the longed-for miracle does not occur?
Trying to create miracles amidst the pain.
The deaths of Dov and Rachel Cole should serve to bring Israelis closer together.
Meet Professor Yossi ALmog, Israel's real-life CSI sleuth.
Making the hard choice between hypocrisy and heroism.
Professor Reuven Feuerstein has changed the lives of thousands of disabled children around the world.
As the disengagement looms, a glimpse into the hearts of the residents.
The day of the American Bicentennial was a crucial awakening for me as a Jew.
Somehow it survived an explosion, hurtling 38 miles to Earth, and exposure to sun and rain. Meet the Israeli forensic expert who is restoring the diary.
How absolutely fortunate that I am living here, in this Holy, wholly unbelievable country.
A small glimpse of the special daily life we merit to live in the Holy Land.
I grew up in Gaza, indoctrinated to hate Israel and the West. For peace to take hold, things have got to change.
A unique tapestry memorializes those killed by terror and represents the unity of the Jewish people.
Fifteen is the number that conceals God's name, and is the mysterious turning point for three generations of one family.
Israeli 'survivor' flower boasts cells in shape of Star of David.
One grassroots organization is keeping thousands of Israeli families from starving.
Meet Israel's pioneer of organic agriculture: an observant great-grandfather who fled from the Nazis 64 years ago.
I was a proud Jew, but until I experienced the wonder of Israel, I had no idea what being Jewish meant.
The Israeli response to the tsunami displays the nation's ingenuity, deep caring, and professionalism.
Out of every evil force there is a counterforce of good. Case in point: The OneFamily Fund.
In Israel, we're all one big family and Jewish mothers are everywhere.
What shaped our trip to Israel wasn't the death of Arafat or even the beauty of the land. It was the people.
One race, one rabbi, one million dollars.
Why is my home so far from my homeland? Why don't I live in Israel where history and destiny weave the streets of our identity as a people?
A year after the tragic "Children's Bombing," what have we done to battle terrorism?
15 North American doctors moved to Israel with their families to carry on the legacy of Dr. David Applebaum.
An Israeli general faces the challenge of a lifetime - raising his autistic son.
Am I cheapening Marla's memory by using her death to teach a point about living?
A unique Jerusalem enterprise feeds the soul, not just the body.
Don't confuse knowing what to do in a terror attack with getting used to it.
Kenny Sachs, a New Jersey native, always wanted to defend Israel. He finally got his chance and is grateful to be alive.
A powerful and ironic reminder that God runs the world.
Mrs. Feinhandler may not be able to run, but she sure knows how to fly.
The Academy-award winning producer has made films throughout the world, but his heart is in Jerusalem.
As an Israeli soldier disturbing the daily routines of Arabs, I began to question the validity of what I was doing. It didn't take long for me to find the answers.
I am angry with myself and with other Jews in the Diaspora for not being angry enough.
God has brought His people home and promised to one day give them peace. No people need it more. No people have earned it more.
Having lived in Israel for the past 25 years, I am calmed by the knowledge that prayer is a potent force for security.
The top five entries, in honor of the 56th anniversary of the State of Israel.