Shira’s Request from Us

Shira’s Request from Us

Last Friday, 2 days after losing her firstborn son, Shira Ish-Ran wrote this note imploring us parents: “…For the sake of Amichai, me, and our Amiad Yisrael, all parents will give one more hug to their children, and will tell them that they love them, no matter what.” OK, JewishMOMs, let’s get to it…We have […]

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1st Interview with Amichai and Shira: The Blood of Am Yisrael Flows through My Veins

1st Interview with Amichai and Shira: The Blood of Am Yisrael Flows through My Veins

Today was the first press conference with Shira and Amichai Ish-Ran–where they present an impassioned message about Jewish unity. Definitely one of the most inspiring videos I have ever seen.

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A Mother’s Greatness: The Mothers in Last Week’s Headlines (4-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

A Mother’s Greatness: The Mothers in Last Week’s Headlines (4-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

The secret behind the superhuman faith of Liora Silberstein and Udel Cohen. The main feeling I’m having right now, in the wake of this last traumatic week, is awe. Awe for the Jewish people and for Jewish mothers in particular. Last Sunday night, as you all know, the parents of Shira Ish Ran, Chaim and […]

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Mother of Charedi Soldier, Yossi Cohen HY”D, Remembers his Last Shabbat

Mother of Charedi Soldier, Yossi Cohen HY”D, Remembers his Last Shabbat

The Jewish people mourns the murder this past Thursday of two IDF soldiers in the terror attack by Givat Hassaf. Yuval Mor Yosef and Yosef Cohen of the Charedi Battalion. In this video, Yossi’s mother shares what her beloved son gave thanks for on his final Shabbat in this world. The young woman seriously injured […]

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What Shira Ish Ran Said When She Saw Her Dying Baby

What Shira Ish Ran Said When She Saw Her Dying Baby

Regarding the tragic death of Shira and Amichai’s 3-day-old baby yesterday, through tears Chaim Silberstein told reporters today: “Shira is a strong girl, and through her tears she said, she will show them. With G-d’s help, she will bear many more babies, Am Yisrael Chai. Those were almost the first words she said when she […]

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Baruch Dayan Haemet: The Ish-Ran’s Baby Passed Away

Baruch Dayan Haemet: The Ish-Ran’s Baby Passed Away

I am so sad to share the tragic news that after 3 days of struggling to live, the baby of Shira and Amichai Ish-Ran passed away today. His parents gave him the name: Amiad Yisrael–which has two meanings: the Jewish people will exist forever as well as the Jewish people will live forever in their […]

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