Get latest articles and videos with Jewish
inspiration and insights
Personal glimpses of young men who gave their all for Israel.
It pains me that I can’t pray there. But it’s not an Arab woman who is preventing me.
The Gaza war means a particularly sobering Yom Hazikaron for Israel this year.
Everything you need to know about Israel’s capital.
FDR did not support the creation of Israel. Destiny had other plans.
Dramatic stories of Jews from Germany, Austria, Czechoslovakia, and Iraq who overcame great obstacles to reach the Land of Israel.
Ahmad Batebi bears witness to a brutal, untrustworthy regime.
Does Tehran mean what it says? Oh, yes.
I feel I will never be good enough for my mother.
Start your day right.
After his wife’s sudden death, Rabbi Hirshy Minkowicz is determined to live with meaning and joy.
Everyone told her to sit down, but Mussie Weinfeld insisted something was wrong with the plane.
Being completely dependent on others forced me to redefine myself.
While marriage rates continue to plummet, my son, 22, is bucking the trend and marrying his 21-year-old bride.
Do you have faith in your kids?
Four dating lessons we can learn from the uniqueness of matzah.
Dating and the Tinder Revolution.
Yes it can work. Here’s how.
The significance, customs and mechanics of counting the Omer.
Complete guide to making your doorpost Jewish. But will it protect your home?
What is the role of a physician in Jewish law?
Practical and relevant insights on the weekly parsha.
Advanced-level midrashic and Kabbalistic illuminations on the weekly parsha.
Lessons, stories and discussion questions for parents and kids.
Rachelle Fraenkel's inspiring message to the Jewish people.
Roi Klein's extraordinary act of self-sacrifice
The short life and heroic death of Max Steinberg.
His death has not been declared a suicide, despite what you may have read on the Internet.
#2 – It will mean more airtime for CNN’s Wolf Blitzer.
My son, Daniel, came home with a gerbil the other day. These kids pick up the weirdest things in school.
Is technology adversely affecting your life? How?
Passover night and we are living it up… A Passover musical parody to Uptown Funk. Yankele, get the stretch!
What if Moses had Facebook?
We dreamed of the end to racial injustice. But today, a new racism is hitting close to home.
January 16, 2013
February 5, 2013 9:03 PM
Reb Aryeh Levin's involvement.
It is also of great importance to recall the great chesed that Reb Aryeh Levine - The Tzaddik of Yerushalayim - did for all the families by identifying each fallen soldier by name through the use of the "Goral HaGra" thereby enabling each soldier to be buried by name.
January 21, 2013 10:00 AM
very informative video.
we stand with you in all Israel's battles
January 18, 2013 10:38 PM
Brave people of our history deserve respect
As member of the palmach in the last convoy to the Gush remember my friend in this video. brutally killed
after serender to the jordanian forces. my friend Eldad Pen is shown in the vedio. Kol Akavod
July 16, 2013 8:33 AM
Hi Rafi, I think we may be related. Can you send me an email? email@example.com
January 18, 2013 3:10 PM
Brings memories of my palmach unit in the Gush
Very well done video of our brave and devoted men. As surviver of the battle in the Gush, May '48 recognize the
pictures of the men with the brengun and Eldad Pen of my unit, all in my memory. Thanks for the production.
January 18, 2013 12:36 PM
The brave fighters of Gush Etsion
God lend me the courage to stand beside my Jewish brothers and sisters so that I am not intimidated by any kind of adversity whatsoever like the 35 braves of Gush Etsion.
February 8, 2013 5:52 AM
I'm sure you have the courage my friend.
Your Jewish brothers and sisters would be proud to have you stand beside them.
January 18, 2013 1:13 AM
Interesting some of the names of the Palmach defenders. Former Mossad head and General 'Yatza'. Very interesting indeed
January 17, 2013 8:52 PM
wow such bravery, it's unbelivable
am yisroel chai
January 17, 2013 1:37 PM
Such courage. Such a terrible loss. We must never forget that even in the darkest of times each person can do what is required to achieve their dream.
January 16, 2013 9:47 PM
I saw the group leave for Gush Etzion from Talpiyot
One of the 38 was Hagganaha leader. At the time I envied him for going to Gush Etzion.
Gavriel Eliezer ben Ze'ev Gershon,
January 16, 2013 6:37 PM
זה היסטוריה חשוב מרוד! What a wonderful story to hear of the martyrs of Gush Etsion.
January 16, 2013 6:01 PM
I have been to the Gush Etzion andEfrat.It is the Alamo of Israel.The bravery and heroism are a credit to Eretz Yisrael.The falen are a credit to who we are as a people.Kol HaChavod.
Display my name?
Your email address is kept private. Our editor needs it in case we have a question about your comment.