1948

Rabbi David Cohen, Rabbi of Congregation Gvul Yaavetz, Brooklyn (b. 1932)

Jan 04 2016

As history shows, it was by a hair’s breadth that Ben-Gurion decided to proclaim a state.

Rabbi Yisroel Zev Mintzberg (c. 1948)

Oct 30 2012

On November 8, 1921 Rabbi Mintzberg wrote: "Thank G-d we survived the uprising that took place in the Holy City (in April 1920). May Hashem have mercy on us in the future.

Parsha Pearls: Parshas Metzora

Sep 28 2011

The White Flag Demonstration in 1948

If a woman's blood flows for many days outside of her period of separation... (15:25)

Parsha Pearls: Parshas Shoftim

Sep 04 2011

The Difference Between Achav and Herod
We Don’t Want an Announced Redemption
Honoring the Government

Supreme Court Decides to Hear Case on Jerusalem Passport

May 04 2011

The U.S. Supreme Court announced Monday that it will hear the appeal of a U.S. citizen born in Jerusalem whose parents want Israel listed as his country of birth on his passport.