Chilling words from Chezi Goldberg z"l, a 42-year-old father of seven, killed in the recent Jerusalem bus bombing.
The Spanish couple on the textbook was breezy and carefree. The Italians were beautiful and moody. Now I'm living in Israel learning Hebrew and it's a whole different story.
It's not the worst thing in the world, but I hated going through life with everyone mispronouncing my name.
There is one country in the world that has devoted over a century to reforestation and greening the land. And I'm not talking about the United States or Liechtenstein.
Three days after Adam was buried, Shoshana and her husband, Dov, decided to try to have another baby.
After Ariella was wounded in a terrorist attack in Jerusalem, she and her parents took the next logical step: they moved to Israel.
When my daughter was murdered by terrorists in Gaza, her influence grew stronger still.
How a triathlon in Hawaii benefited victims of terror in Israel and changed two families from New York forever.
There's a fine line between self-criticism and Israel-bashing. In times of national danger we have to be scrupulous in not erring on the bashing side and abetting the enemy.
I'm reeling from the pain and the emptiness. Something feels wrenched out of my chest.
Our heroes were fighting to save lives. Their heroes were sowing death and destruction.
Why should the mayor of New York City be the only person to ride an Israeli bus without fear?
We can still hear the echoes of last night's bomb that killed 20 innocent people.
After terrorists murder her son, a grieving mother journeys back towards life and faith.
Believe it or not, there's a wave of immigration from the U.S. to Israel.
Perhaps we fear that by remembering our losses, we'll be unable to move forward.
Despite the hardships of adjusting to a new country amid the threat of terrorism, these Florida families wouldn't want to be anywhere else.
Having attained our personal, professional, and spiritual goals in Toronto, we decided to realize the dream that our ancestors prayed for but could not fulfill: living in Israel.
The fate of the captured American soldiers has made a surprising impact on my day-to-day life.
Just when my son thought the Purim fun was over, his eyes sparkled at the thought of a donning a different kind of mask and starting a new Purim again.
The women of Gush Etzion launch a Purim counter-offensive.
An Israeli high school student falls victim to Arab terror. Her schoolmate recounts how.
Magic Michael applies his therapy to a young patient's funny bone.
Victims of terror are not just 'injured'. Their lives have been shattered and irreversibly changed.
It would be tragic to accept the crisis in Israel as a normal part of reality.
It's difficult to be upbeat when you are surrounded with enemies, terror, hatred and death. But there is much to be thankful for.
Koby Azoulay operates a dry-cleaning service in Jerusalem. During his recent stint as a reserve soldier, he was instrumental in preventing three separate terrorist attacks.
It is up to every Jew in the Diaspora to snap out of this fearful mindset and come visit Israel.
The story of Massoud Mahlouf Allon, who was mutilated and beaten to death while distributing blankets he collected from Israelis to poor Palestinians, is my pick for story of the week.
What is it that allows so many Israelis to display courage and resilience in the face of tremendous challenge and difficulty?
My trip to Israel disproved many commonly accepted definitions and assumptions.
Israel is bleeding. It is not enough to know it. Feel it. Take it in. And do something about it.
One visitor finds an innovative way to express unconditional caring and support for beleaguered Israelis.
The terrorists want to make us feel powerless. Performing an important mitzvah like visiting the sick empowers.
Laniado Hospital refuses to give up hope.
A unique retreat helps Israeli families who have lost loved ones in a terrorist attack to cope with their grief.
Dear Finnish Foreign Minister, It's a difficult situation and I am dreadfully sorry you are so upset with the Jewish people. We are, after all, only trying to stay alive.
Survivors of one of Israel's most grisly terrorist attacks speak to Jews of the world -- with words and actions.
Terror leaves a trail of death and destruction that lingers for a lifetime.
Ari Weiss was the first person I have personally known who was murdered defending the Land of Israel.