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Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein's Commentary

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Raising Our Faithful Voices

The case of a current candidate for public office – whose anti-Semitic, racist, and conspiratorial views were long ago rejected by decent people – reminds us, as people of faith, that we must be ever vigilant against the rise of...

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A Celebration of God’s Creation

On January 31st, Jews around the world observe the holiday of Tu B’Shvat, which celebrates the miracle of all that God created. This includes the land of Israel, of which the prophet Isaiah wrote that God would make...

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Rabbi Eckstein with elderly Holocaust survivor

We Remember. We Act.

On International Holocaust Remembrance Day – January 27 – and every day, let us remember the millions murdered during the Holocaust, but let us also pledge to help survivors who are crying out for help.

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Mike Pence and Benjamin Netanyahu

A True Friend of Israel

Next week, my daughter Yael will be honored to attend an address at Israel’s parliament by U.S. Vice President Mike Pence. Pence’s visit comes at a time when American policies toward Israel are shifting, a time of new opportunities...

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Martin Luther King and Abraham Heschel

An Oasis of Brotherhood and Democracy

As Americans observe Martin Luther King Jr. Day this coming Monday, let us remember a man who went among the people to liberate them as Moses did, and who saw “Israel as one of the great outposts of democracy in the world, and a marvelous...

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