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I’m in the backseat, we must be going 75 mph, reverberating Berber music like Salat, ritualistic Islamic prayer with drums, voices, sintir strings plucked, boom from the car’s speakers, permanent Sahara hair dryer heat fills my nostrils. 173 more words


How Do Jews Retaliate when Threatened with Extinction? They Survive...and Multiply!

Hi friends!  I have a very heartwarming story to share today.  In December 2015 I was especially blessed to be invited to participate in a Christian Leaders Seminar at the Yad Vashem Museum and School for International Studies.  228 more words


Sirens Wail as Israel Stands Still for Holocaust Remembrance

Israelis stood still on Thursday for a nationwide moment of silence in remembrance of the 6 million Jewish victims of the Holocaust, as a two-minute siren wailed across the country and the nation paid respects to those systematically killed by Nazi Germany and its collaborators in World War II. 298 more words

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Silent Respect, Fleeing Armies and Stark Irony

I admit…I’m a Middle East news junky!  I just find it so intriguing that the news so closely aligns with Scripture!  But, I seem to find the ridiculous and absurd more often than not.  375 more words

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Day Nine – A Lost and Changing Identity: The Story Of A Most Extraordinary Survivor

As the problem of anti-Semitism rears its ugly head once more in British politics, I was moved to visit again the story of an amazing man whom I had the privilege of hearing tell his story at Yad Vashem. 2,472 more words


Live Broadcast of Yad Vashem's Holocaust Remembrance Day Ceremony

Hi friends!  I was just reminded of a live broadcast of Holocaust Remembrance Day (Yom HaShoah) from the Yad Vashem Museum in Jerusalem today.  The broadcast begins at 10:00am (AZ time)/1:00pm (Eastern) in the US.  120 more words


Glimpses of the holy - in the Holy Land day six

Today we visited Yad Vashem, the Holocaust Memorial. It was like going through a tunnel. Ahead you could see the light of the exit, though there is not direct route through. 552 more words