In Eulogy by Son of Rabbi Ettinger HY”D: Abba, Thank You For Choosing to Marry Eema

In Eulogy by Son of Rabbi Ettinger HY”D: Abba, Thank You For Choosing to Marry Eema

Yesterday, over 2500 people attended the funeral of Rabbi Achiad Ettinger HY”D, a rosh yeshiva and father of 12 who devoted his life to the Torah and the Jewish people. In his eulogy, through tears, Rabbi Ettinger’s oldest son, Elyashiv, said these following final words to his father: “Abba, I promise you that I will […]

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Yesterday’s Terror Victims: A Father of 12, A Musician, and a New Immigrant

Yesterday’s Terror Victims: A Father of 12, A Musician, and a New Immigrant

“Hello, I am a teacher, and when I tell my students about the people we are mourning and praying for, I try to add a personal detail, so the students can connect. So yesterday, I read the life stories of the victims of yesterday’s terror attack in Ariel, and I was profoundly moved. “Rabbi Achiad […]

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My Brother Needs Your Prayers! A Brother’s Update on Critically-Injured IDF Captain and Father of 2

My Brother Needs Your Prayers! A Brother’s Update on Critically-Injured IDF Captain and Father of 2

The following was written by David Elitsur: My brother, Capt. Yisrael Elitzur, married and the father of a 2-year-old daughter and a-year-old son, was wounded earlier this week in a vehicle-ramming attack. He remains on life support and in an induced coma. Yisrael is a person full of love and caring, giving and unconditional good. […]

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The Remarkable Reason my Daughter Wanted a Camera by Rebbetzin Mina Gordon

The Remarkable Reason my Daughter Wanted a Camera by Rebbetzin Mina Gordon

When my daughter was little Maybe some thirty years ago She wanted a camera for her birthday. She asked so nicely And explained so sincerely That she needed it to take pictures now So she will be able to show her children What the galus looked like. I often wonder, Thirty years later What her […]

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Rebbetzin Heller: How JewishMOMs Can Bring Moshiach (20-Second Video)

Rebbetzin Heller: How JewishMOMs Can Bring Moshiach (20-Second Video)

Tonight, thousands of Jewish women in over 75 cities around the world participated in Geula Gatherings of song and prayer expressing our common yearning for Geula. I attended the Geula Gathering in Har Nof, and it was a truly uplifting and unforgettable experience. Har Nof’s Rebbetzin Heller was the main speaker, and afterward, I asked […]

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Singing in the Train! $4200 Wedding Gift Found in Israeli Train Station

Singing in the Train! $4200 Wedding Gift Found in Israeli Train Station

Yesterday, a Jewish couple, tourists from Paris, burst into the office of Haifa’s train station manager, frantic that they had lost 4,200 euros ($4772) they were bringing to Netanya as a present for their grandson’s wedding next week. The shift manager launched an extensive search operation and after a few minutes, the lost item was […]

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