Category Archives: Terrorism

Shabbat Shalom

There has been terrible news today. Rina Schnerb, age 17, was killed today by a Palestinian terrorist explosive device as she, her father and her brother were hiking next to a natural spring in Dolev, in the Binyamin region. Her … Continue reading

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Tisha B’Av 5779 – 2019

The destruction of the Temple and Jerusalem on Tisha Be’Av Since the 9th day of Av fell yesterday, on Shabbat when we do not mourn, the fast itself was deferred to today, beginning last night at sundown and finishing at … Continue reading

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Thoughts for Friday Erev Tisha B’Av

Today is not a regular Friday. It is Erev Tisha B’Av, and although we do not mourn on Shabbat (thus the fast is put off until Sunday), we are still carrying on in a more minor key than usual. Add … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Rage Less Traveled by Kay Wilson

I’m sure you have all heard of Kay Wilson, the Israeli-British tour guide who was viciously attacked by Palestinian terrorists as she was hiking with her friend Kristine Luken in the Jerusalem hills in December 2010. The terrorists used machetes … Continue reading

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Chag Same’ach! Yom Yerushalayim 5779 – 2019

Yom Yerushalayim, Jerusalem Day, the anniversary of Israel’s miraculous win over combined Arab forces in 1967, began last night (Saturday night) with festive prayer services in synagogues around the country. This year we mark the 52nd  anniversary of the reunification … Continue reading

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From rockets to Eurovision to arson

Last week we had another of those mini-wars with Hamas which are becoming a habit and will no doubt continue to do so until Hamas is neutralised one way or another.  Despite the IDF having the capability of fully dealing … Continue reading

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