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On the Frontlines of Faith

During Black History Month, join us as we explore the deep historical bond between the Jewish and African-American communities as  they marched together on the frontlines of faith.

A Common History

Listen as Detroit Pastor Dr. E.L. Branch and Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein continue their conversation on the common history and experiences that the African-American and Jewish communities share.

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An Understanding People

Listen to Detroit Pastor Dr. E.L. Branch and Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein discuss the unique bridges that have been built between the African-American and Jewish communities.

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And Justice for All

Listen to Detroit Pastor Dr. E. L. Branch and Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein discuss how African-Americans and the Jewish community need to come together to spread peace and understanding.

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Forming Real Friendships

Listen to Detroit Pastor Dr. E. L. Branch and Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein discuss what Israel needs most from her African-American friends.

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Honoring Your Elders

Listen as Detroit Pastor Dr. E.L. Branch and Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein talk about the African-American and Jewish communities' shared appreciation for family and tradition.

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Message from the Rabbi: Honoring a Great Leader - And Friend of Israel

Read Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein's commentary on honoring Martin Luther King, Jr. as a great leader and friend of Israel.

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Martin Luther King, Supporter of Israel

Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein's reminds us of the words of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. as we continue our efforts against discrimination and seek to honor and emulate our God of peace.

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Message from the Rabbi: Our Shared and Biblical Bonds

Read Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein's commentary on his visit to Detroit addressing three major African-American congregations.

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Teaching the Next Generation

Listen to a recording of Detroit Pastor Dr. E.L. Branch and Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein talk about the unique and proud heritage that is shared between the African-American and Jewish communities.

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