Israel comes to standstill as sirens wail for 6 million lost

Nation comes to standstill as sirens wail for 6 million lost

Two-minute Holocaust commemoration precedes ceremonies across country to mark annual memorial day

Millions of Israelis paused for two minutes Monday in solemn silence as air raid sirens wailed across the country to mark Holocaust Remembrance Day…

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http://www.timesofisrael.com/nation-comes-to-standstill-as-sirens-wail-for-6-million-lost/

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Israeli Women

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“One might think all this would make Israel a hero of the feminist left. But you’d be more likely to stumble upon an Israel Apartheid Week exhibit on a campus than see the left give Israel credit for much of anything these days.”

Israeli Women, Part 1: Ace Pilots Reporting for Duty
http://pjmedia.com/lifestyle/2014/03/30/israeli-women-part-1-ace-pilots-reporting-for-duty/

Also see:

Israeli Women, Part 2: Island of Progress in a Dark Sea
Why do feminists get it exactly backwards?
http://pjmedia.com/lifestyle/2014/04/06/israeli-women-part-2-island-of-progress-in-a-dark-sea/

HOW JEWISH VALUES ENRICH THE EARTH

The Jewish people were entrusted by God with awesome purpose. No nation in the history of the world has had a more significant and positive impact on human development than the Jews.

– Rabbi Shmuley Boteach, HOW JEWISH VALUES ENRICH THE EARTH
http://www.breitbart.com/Big-Peace/2014/04/20/How-Jewish-Values-Enrich-the-Earth

Christians rediscovering Passover

Christians rediscovering Passover
By David Parsons/JNS.org

For Jews and Christians, the Passover season is a special time for reflection on the rich spiritual truths contained within this remarkable holiday. Indeed, we can all observe the command to “remember” the incredible Israelite deliverance from bondage in Egypt.

For Christians, the events of a momentous Passover some 15 centuries later have given added meaning to this holiday, so that the truths of the first are reinforced in the latter. Deliverance from Pharaoh’s taskmasters became freedom from slavery to sin. The blood of a lamb on the doorposts became a typology of Christ’s sacrifice on the cross…

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http://www.jns.org/latest-articles/2014/2/19/christians-rediscovering-passover#.U0vd5Fxv0wg