Israel Trip: Day 11

Usually on Wed morning I am at CBJ morning prayers. Today I am with fellow congregants having a spectacular day in Israel. (A guest post by Joe Gruber)

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Israel Trip: Day 8

by guest bloggers Stephanie Rosekind and Wendy Segal Another very full and fascinating day in Jerusalem, and beyond to Judean/West Bank settlements. What a politically […]

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Israel Trip: Day 10

by guest blogger Suzanne Gruber Today started out with a wonderful presentation by Colonel Bentzi Gruber, who spoke about Ethics in the Field. The goal […]

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Israel Trip: Day 9

guest blogger John Segall At 8am we took off for a four hour visit to Yad Vashem. Our guide gave us an excellent tour of the Shoah […]

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Israel Trip: Day 7

So I pulled the lot of documenting day 7. Now one might think that a journal about Shabbat would necessarily be short- light candles, go […]

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Hidden Heroes of Redemption

The not-so-well-known heroes of the Passover narrative can continue to inspire us.

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Israel Trip: Day 6

by guest blogger Dottie Yourtz We stepped outside of our hotel to have a front row viewing of the Jerusalem Marathon. The Ethiopian runners were […]

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Israel Trip: Day 5

by guest blogger Sue Borg (redux) We packed up and left the Hotel on the Dead Sea on a rainy morning heading towards Masada where […]

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Israel Trip: Day 4

Our journey to the Central Arava today demonstrated that Israel is still executing on that vision of making the desert bloom.

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Israel Trip: Day 3

by guest blogger Sheila Zelinger Tel Aviv to Aleh Negev, Sderot, Niram (Kibbutz overlooking Gaza), and Army Base What a truly amazing day…parts of Israel […]

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