Avi Schwartz

We Will Do and We Will Hear: How the Jewish People Learned the Secret of the Angels

Imagine you were a slave. Imagine that you were brutalized when you were a slave. Now imagine you're set free by a......

Carrie Hart

“The Story of the Things” — and the memories of the people that shared

It was July 26, 1963. Berta Abravanel was at her home in Bitola/Monastir, Macedonia. The night before she had just finished......

Mark B. Toubin

Israel 2052 – Will Theirs Return?

For the past eight summers, my son celebrated his July birthday at camp in Michigan. No longer a camper he recently......

Allen S. Maller

Zechariah’s vengeful blood on Tisha B’Av #4

As a rabbi in the late 60s and 70s, I remember trying to make Tisha B'Av relevant to my congregation by......

Remy Ilona

The Igbo, DNA, Struggle for Jewish souls

The Igbo is one of the largest ethnic groups in Africa. Long based in the south of what became Nigeria, the......