What is Sukkot? Sukkot—also known as the Feast of Tabernacles—is a Jewish festival to remember the forty years the Hebrews wandered in the desert. The years of wandering came after they were freed from slavery in Egypt and before they were allowed to enter the land God promised them. Even though the Hebrews were stuck…Details
By YNET-— The special police alertness level which was put into effect ahead of the Rosh Hashanah holiday will continue during Yom Kippur and will only be terminated after the Simchat Torah holiday in 10 days time. Security forces will be standing by on Tuesday and Wednesday at cemeteries, synagogues and prayer sites and thousands…Details
On May 1942, a well-dressed woman came to the Ten Boom door with a suitcase in hand. She told the Ten Booms that she was a Jew and that her husband had been arrested several months before, and her son had gone into hiding. Occupation authorities had recently visited her, and she was too fearful…Details
O Yahweh, our eternal God, Yours is surpassing greatness, unspeakable goodness, superabundant grace; I can as soon count the sands of the ocean’s ‘lip’ as number your favors toward me; I know but a part, but that part exceeds all praise. I thank you for personal mercies, Measure of health, preservation of body, Comforts of…Details
This video with Rabbi Avraham Goldhar provides a fascinating overview on the meaning and customs of the holiest day of the year.
The candid interview that has shocked Democrats across the USA. Democrat politician from New York warns Jewish voters.
By CLIFFORD D. MAY, JWREVIEW— Iran or Israel: Which is more deserving of censure? On the one hand, as the French news agency Agence France-Presse reported last week, Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is calling Israel “a cancerous tumor” that, he threatened, will “soon be excised.” He added: “The nations of the region will soon finish…Details
By DANIEL PIPES, FoxNews.com To stop Islamist violence over perceived insults to Muhammad, I argued in a FoxNews.com article on Friday, editors and producers daily should display cartoons of Muhammad “until the Islamists get used to the fact that we turn sacred cows into hamburger.” This appeal prompted a solemn reply from Sheila Musaji of…Details
By THOMAS SANDALL, TIMES OF ISRAEL— One morning a few years from now, the world may suddenly wake up to discover that a new Islamic state called Palestine has been established on what used to be Jewish heartland, and with the Old City of Jerusalem as its capital. This could in fact happen without a…Details
By DUDI COHEN, YNET— “If the Zionists act against Iran it will be a historic opportunity for the Islamic Revolution to wipe them off the world’s geographic history,” Deputy Commander of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Brig.-Gen. Hossein Salami declared Sunday. According to the Fars news agency, Salami stressed that Iran is “No longer concerned by the…Details
By KEN BLACKWELL and BOB MORRISON, TOWNHALL— We are used to hearing that America defends Israel. President Obama assures Israel that he has their back. That may be convincing talk in the `hood,’ but it rings hollow from this invertebrate administration to talk about anyone’s back. Actually, we may have all that backward. It may…Details
By CAROLINE GLICK, JPOST— On Tuesday, Egypt’s chief prosecutor issued arrest warrants against eight US citizens. Their purported crimes relate either to their reported involvement in the production of the Internet movie critical of Islam that has received so much attention over the past 10 days, or to other alleged anti-Islamic activities. One of the…Details
By MICHAEL FREUND, JPOST— In six weeks, Americans will be going to the polls in what could prove to be one of the most fateful elections in decades. Mired in a weak economic recovery with mounting debt, the challenges America faces at home are no less pressing than those abroad, where instability in the Middle…Details
Think of this: “I will gather all nations to Jerusalem to fight against it; the city will be captured, the houses ransacked, and the women raped. Half the city will go into exile, but the rest of the people will not be taken from the city. THEN Yahweh will go out and fight against the…Details
To help show our unified support for Israel, we are offering cool T-shirts because one way to put our Zionist support out there is by wearing it on our sleeves! Make a $25 donation or more and choose from any of these awesome T-shirts. Allow two weeks for shipping because they are coming from a…Details
By DR. CHUCK MISLER, KOINONIA HOUSE — “Also on the tenth day of this seventh month there shall be a day of atonement: it shall be an holy convocation unto you; and ye shall afflict your souls, and offer an offering made by fire unto the LORD. And ye shall do no work in that…Details