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Aliyah -- Coming Home to Israel

Thousands of years ago, the prophets foretold of God's promise to His children that He would bring them home to Israel "from the four corners of the earth" (Isaiah 11:12). Today, we are witnesses to biblical prophecy being fulfilled as more than 3 million Jews have made aliyah, immigrating to their ancestoral homeland, Israel. Find out more about this biblical and historical event through our educational resources.

What Is Aliyah?

On this podcast from Holy Land Moments, Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein explains the meaning of aliyah as it refers to the immigration of Jews to Israel from the four corners of the earth as foretold in Isaiah 11:12.

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What Are the Five Aliyahs?

While there has always been a Jewish presence in the Holy Land, Jews began making aliyah, immigration to Israel, in 1882. In this podcast from Holy Land Moments, Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein explains about the five significant times when Jews returned to Israel. 

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The History of the Ethiopian Aliyah

On this podcast from Holy Land Moments, Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein explains the history behind bringing Ethiopian Jews back home to Israel.

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Yechiel's father and mother making aliyah

A Special Homecoming

On this podcast from Holy Land Moments, Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein talks about his parents making aliyah, immigrating to Israel, at ages 91 and 84.

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