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A Passion for Caring

Published August 8, 2013

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and her assistant arrived for our meeting at the King David Hotel with a bouquet of roses.

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Stillness of the Night

Published August 8, 2013

I love my city. It calls to me; beckons to me. And because I love it so much and am so curious about its history, I decided to enroll in an intense one year course sponsored by Beth Jacob Seminary in conjunction with the Jerusalem Municipality, to become a Jerusalem tour guide.

And that is how I found myself, on an icy cold January evening, standing on a windswept mountain with twenty five other women, most at least twenty years younger than myself, our necks tilted upwards, gazing at the stars. Our guide pointed out the different stars (kochvei shevet, “sitting stars,” because they remain in the same place in relationship to each other) and planets (kochvei lechet, “traveling stars” because they move across the sky) and then let us view Jupiter with a telescope. Yes, I managed to find three its four moons.

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OU Israel
Invites you to explore
The Challenge
& Excitement of
Marrying off Our Anglo-Israeli Children

at
An Inspiring Shabbat Retreat
in a Beautiful and Relaxing Setting –
at the Nir Etzion Hotel
in the Carmel Forest
Shabbat Parashat Vayakhel
February 25-26, 2011
Featuring Scholars-in-Residence
Rav Aharon Bina
Rosh Yeshiva Netiv Aryeh
Rabbanit Malka Bina
Founder & Director of Matan
&
Rabbi Moshe Berliner, M.S.W.
Director, “Machon Netivot Family Counseling Center”
Also in attendance:
Rabbi Avi Berman
Executive Director of OU Israel Center

Rate: NIS 1,350 per couple
Intriguing Program & Delicious Glatt Kosher Cuisine

Reservations:
Shlomit at 02-5609109
.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

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Women’s Mission to Israel

Published August 8, 2013

OU Israel is proud to present a fabulous Women’s Mission to Israel: L’ayla.

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A Center in the Center of the World

Published August 8, 2013

It is not enough to make aliyah and move to Israel, olim must contribute to the rebuilding. There is so much we can do. There is so much we are doing. For the Jewish people, for the Land of Israel.

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Test Post with featured Image

Published August 8, 2013

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Walking down the streets of Yerushalayim today is nothing less than a miracle. Each day, as I breathe in the Yerushalayim air, take in the myriad of Jewish faces on the street, and watch the Egged busses hurtle past the Israel Center, I thank Hashem for the miracle of Yerushalayim.

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