Living on Anne Frank Street

My summer in Israel, living in the jungle, during Operation Protective Edge.

Visiting Israel for One Day

Three reasons why everyone should grab the opportunity if they can.

At Home in Jerusalem

A shiva call reminds me why I live in Jerusalem, despite the fear.

Life and Death in Har Nof

An update from Rebbetzin Tziporah Heller.

(Not So) Ordinary Har Nof

Har Nof is unremarkable on the outside, but extraordinary from the inside.

Rabbi Aryeh Kupinsky: Big Man with a Big Heart

Fighting the terrorists in the Har Nof shul, he undoubtedly saved many people's lives.

Rabbi Moshe Twersky: Students Speak

Two Aish rabbis recollect studying with Rabbi Twersky.

Fighting for Life in Har Nof

When my grandson and son-in-law got caught in the line of fire.

Palestinian Red Line

Israel mourns the horrific terror at a Jerusalem synagogue.

Terror in the Synagogue

Gaining some perspective on an unfathomable tragedy.

Rejecting Despair in Har Nof

Today's attack will not deter my belief in the Almighty's promise.

Israel Mourns

With tensions rising, the country mourns the tragic murder of two young people in two separate incidents.

Car Terror

Terrorists are using their cars for death. Let’s go out of our way to use ours for life.

Killing a Dreamer

An Arab terrorist killed Karen Yemima Mosquera, a convert from Ecuador, but he could not kill all her dreams.

The Life Saving Paramedics of Operation Protective Edge

An inside look at the harrowing work of treating injured soldiers and saving as many lives as possible.

Three-Month-Old Baby’s Funeral

My thoughts and feelings after attending the heart-rending funeral of the baby brutally killed by an Arab terrorist.

Israeli Aid Fighting Ebola Spread

Israeli expertise is working to prevent the spread of the deadly virus in Africa.

Saving a Child’s Heart

Dr. Lior Sasson operates on children from Angola to Zanzibar who otherwise would not have the medical care they need.

Home: A Music Medley

The Maccabeats’ new music video about coming home to Israel.

Wounded Father on Gaza Border

Last week, during a birthday party for his 3-year-old son, a mortar landed just outside the kindergarten where they were celebrating.

A Soldier's Account from Gaza

Lieutenant Adam Landau on Hamas’ use of human shields.

David Gordon: Death of a Lone Soldier

A tribute to David Menachem Gordon through his own moving words.

Like a Brother

We don't need hard times to love each other. Let’s keep the unity strong.

Saying Shema in Gaza

The Jewish prayer may have stopped a would-be suicide bomber who was Jewish.

Console Your People

A music video that interweaves sadness together with hope and consolation.

Those We Lost

A music video dedicated to the fallen of the 2014 Gaza Conflict.

A Tribute to Our Fallen Soldiers

A song dedicated to the brave Israeli soldiers and the unity of the Jewish people.

Saying Thank You to Israeli Soldiers

Our Israel Solidarity mission visits the wounded and attends heartbreaking funerals.

A Land Devoid of Peace

In Israel on a solidarity mission, the mourning is palpable.

Thoughts from an IDF Soldier

I spent three days in Gaza and was released to bury a close friend who was killed in action.

Aliyah Under Fire

230 Americans just moved to Israel. Watch their inspiring greeting.

Saying Goodbye to Sean

Sgt. Sean Carmeli fell in battle. The Aish HaTorah community – and the people of Israel – mourn his loss.

The Jewish Army

The Israeli army fights not out of hate for the enemy, but out of love for the Jewish nation.

My Cousin in Gaza

Married one month ago, my 20-year-old cousin is risking his life for Israel and the Jewish people.

Life in Sderot

At home with her two children, Tami Jorno’s home was directly hit by a Hamas rocket.

Life with Bullet Proof Vest

I never thought I could live in Israel during times of war. I underestimated myself and the country.

Israel Under Attack

What you can do when your brothers and sisters are at war.

All One Family

Visiting Israel this week, I’ve never felt more a part of Am Yisrael.

The Unified Nation Theory

Thoughts from the funeral of the three teens.

God Does Not Work For Us

I thank God for bringing the boys back home.

Why We Must Support Israel

Antonio Villaraigosa is the former mayor of Los Angeles.

Mass Casualty Drill

The scene at the Western Wall was horrifying, even though it was staged.

The Indomitable Jewish Spirit

Instead of breaking us, this horrific act of terror has brought us all together.

Our Brothers

Seven snapshots from an intense week in Israel.

Mohammad Zoabi: A Brave Arab Israeli

One 17-year-old Muslim teen is risking his life to support Israel.

Bring Back Our Boys

A heartfelt song and prayer.

Jerusalem Day in the Shadow of Auschwitz

Personal reflections on this significant day.

IDF Integrates Special Needs Soldiers

A foiled terror attack provides the inspiration for new levels of inclusion.

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