A message to fellow Jews…

To my fellow Jews I see a lot of fighting going in the virtual and the real world. I see Jews from the left and from the right arguing with each other about who is “better” for the Jews or who is “worse” for the Jews. So let me be …

Coming Home?

I read an “In your opinion what’s the hardest part of moving to Israel?” question on Facebook, and replied “Failing to prepare for the relocation to a new country with its own language, customs and realities. People arrive here as if they floated away in a hot air balloon from …

Women’s Rosh Chodesh Prayers at Tel Shiloh

Next week we will be celebrating Rosh Chodesh Elul, which marks a month to Rosh Hashanah, the beginning of the Jewish Year. As has been my custom at least a decade I plan on praying at the Holy Site of Tel Shiloh, Shiloh Hakeduma, on Rosh Chodesh. Rosh Chodesh is …