Jews around the world clung to the hope of Zionism during the years of the Holocaust reports the Times of Israel’s Tracy Frydberg – and a new exhibit at Yad Vashem, “They Say There Is a Land,” brings to life this longing.
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We may not always see it and we may certainly not always understand it, but everything in this world is ultimately good.
New olim (immigrants) from areas as diverse as Brazil, Ukraine, and Argentina arrived in the Holy Land on Wings of Eagles, and 41 of them were children.
My husband and I took the trip to Rome this spring in honor of his birthday. I had searched for a place with rich Jewish history, one of my husband’s great passions, and also good kosher food. Rome fit the bill and, with its short three-hour flight from Israel, made for the perfect quick getaway. The first thing we saw when we arrived at our hotel in Rome was a fountain. Rome is filled with fountains, but this one in particular, as we would later learn, has a special link to Rome’s Jewish community.
The Bridge blog is suspending activity Monday, May 28, for Memorial Day. We’ll return on Tuesday to bring you more updates from the Holy Land. In the meantime, we wish you a wonderful holiday, and let us remember all the heroes who gave their lives so that we can live in freedom.