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It's a Human Work

Persecuted Christians from Iraq in Jordan

On today’s program, we hear from Father Khalil Jaar, head of St. Mary’s Church in Amman, Jordan, and learn about the plight of persecuted Christians from Iraq.

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Sukkot - A Time of Joy

September 25, 2018

Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein explains that the festival of Sukkot, which follows the High Holy Days, is a time of thanksgiving and great joy.


Solidarity march during Sukkot in Jerusalem.

Sukkot and the Coming Messiah

September 24, 2018

On today’s program, Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein teaches us that the celebration of Sukkot also reminds the Jews of their longing for their homeland and for the Messiah.


Yael Eckstein praying at Western Wall

A Wake-Up Call

September 21, 2018

Yael Eckstein explains how Yom Kippur is a wake-up call for change.


ritual bath, or mikvah

Yom Kippur — The Ritual Bath

September 20, 2018

On today’s program, Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein teaches us that one of the main rituals associated with Yom Kippur is the mikvah, or purifying bath.