A Video Plea from Eema to Son (We-Shall-Meet-Again Daily Episode 7)

A Video Plea from Eema to Son (We-Shall-Meet-Again Daily Episode 7)

Yael shows Omer a moving video his mother prepared for him.

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Breaking the Silence (Daily We-Shall-Meet-Again Video, Episode 5)

Breaking the Silence (Daily We-Shall-Meet-Again Video, Episode 5)

In today’s episode we meet Yosef, one of Yael’s quadruplets determined to follow his own, different religious and personal path. And when the 36 hours of silence is finally broken, Shosh realizes that Yael will be a devoted and powerful ally in her attempt to repair her connection with her estranged son.

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Praying for Shidduch at Rav Ovadia’s Study (Daily “We Shall Meet Again” Episode 4)

Praying for Shidduch at Rav Ovadia’s Study (Daily “We Shall Meet Again” Episode 4)

Shosh goes with Yael Mizrachi and her son, Shlomo, to the study of their late neighbor, Rav Ovadia Yosef, to pray to be able to marry off Shlomo and his 3 brothers. Shosh is turned off but also touched by the deep respect Shlomo shows to his mother.

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A Mother Estranged from BT Son: 36 Hours of Silence (Episode 2, 7-Minute Daily Excerpt)

A Mother Estranged from BT Son: 36 Hours of Silence (Episode 2, 7-Minute Daily Excerpt)

Shosh Ohr agrees to spend 36 hours in silence as she observes the life of Orthodox mother, Yael Mizrachi, in hopes that Yael will be able to reconnect with her estranged religious son, Omer.

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A Mother and Her Estranged Baal Teshuva Son: Part 1 (2-Minute “We Shall Meet Again” Daily Excerpt)

A Mother and Her Estranged Baal Teshuva Son: Part 1 (2-Minute “We Shall Meet Again” Daily Excerpt)

One of the most popular and talked-about Israeli TV shows of this summer has been “We Shall Meet Again,” a docu-reality show about 5 baalei teshuva and 5 of their relatives with whom contact has been cut off. A central message of the 3 weeks is coming closer to our fellow Jews and to our […]

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The New Corona Wave and My Wave

The New Corona Wave and My Wave

This morning I was sitting on the beach in Tel Aviv, watching the waves and contemplating the new wave of Corona hitting Israel right now, bringing with it renewed restrictions as well as dire warnings of rising infection rates and death tolls. And then I recited my morning blessings, and when I got to the […]

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