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The Yiddish Culture in the former Third Reich Displaced Persons Camps

During our seminar at Yad Vashem, we were fortunate to listen to a lecture from Dr. Ella Florsheim. Her lecture was titled: Yiddish Culture in Displaced Persons Camps in Germany: Newspaper, Theatre and Literature. 909 more words

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It's a Wrap!

A fantastic weekend, filled with learning and reconnecting with friends, is now behind me.  On Sunday, we closed out our reunion with panel discussions regarding what various graduates are doing with what we have learned.  785 more words

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"Sooooo Loving of Israel!"

I wish all of you could have experienced what I experienced Saturday night at the Christian Friends of Yad Vashem Reunion/Refresher!  In a gathering of graduates from the Christian Leadership Conferences at Yad Vashem (2010-2017), we were so grateful to have several African nations represented among us.   317 more words

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The Voice of Petr Ginz

Even though I have already posted today, about Resistance, I wanted to go ahead and give voice to one of the victims from Theresienstadt, Petr Ginz. 496 more words

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Our Challenge in Combating Anti-Semitism

We’ve concluded Day 3 of a reunion and refresher for those who have attended the Christian Friends of Yad Vashem’s Christian Leadership Conference in Israel.  I was blessed to attend in late-2015, and have enjoyed reuniting with classmates and others who attended between 2010-2017. 739 more words

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Incredible Teaching, a Museum Tour, Meeting New Friends, and Celebrating Shabbat

Welcome back friends!  If you missed yesterday’s post, let me put things in context.  I have gathered with about 200 fellow graduates of Christian Friends of Yad Vashem’s Leadership Conference held in Jerusalem.  840 more words

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Headed to DC for Christian Leaders Reunion/Refresher

Two years ago I spent just over a week at a Christian Leaders Seminar at Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum and Research Center in Israel, studying under the world’s premier Holocaust experts.   172 more words

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