Jerusalem: One Family's Love Story
Watch this five-part series about one family’s bond with God’s Holy City, Jerusalem, dating back seven generations. The Fellowship‘s Yonit Rothchild interviews Yifat Bardash, who describes her family’s experience through the Ottoman Empire to the British, to the fight for Independence and the reunification of Jerusalem following the Six-Day War in 1967. It’s a love story you won’t want to miss!
Yifat Bardash begins the story of her family's journey to Jerusalem, beginning with her great-great-great grandfather, who left Russia in the late 1800s as a young man to come to the Holy Land seeking a better life.
In part 2, Yifat Bardash continues the story of her great-great-grandparents living in Jerusalem. For many years, Jews live peacefully together with their Arab neighbors, but those relationships began to change after World War I.
Yifat Bardash relates her father's experience as a young teen, joining the fight for Israel's independence in 1948.
In this segment, Yifat Bardash talks about the Six-Day War in 1967 and how her father, who fought again, learned that Israel had reunited God's Holy City of Jerusaelm.
In this final segment, Yifat Bardash shares that her father at age 84 walks four miles to the Western Wall every with his grandchildren as a journey of the heart.