Six-Day War

David Ben-Gurion at Western Wall, July 1, 1967

Stand For Israel

Photo Friday: Happy Birthday, David Ben-Gurion!

On this day in 1886, David Ben-Gurion - Israel's founding father and first prime minister - was born.

IDF wedding after Six-Day War at Western Wall in Jerusalem, June 1967

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Photo Friday: If I Forget You, Jerusalem

To celebrate Jerusalem Day, we share a historic photo from 1967 showing a paratrooper who helped recapture the Holy City getting married at its most holy site, the Western Wall.

Rabbi Shlomo Goren blows shofar at Western Wall in Jerusalem, 1967

Fellowship Blog

The IDF Rabbi at Jerusalem’s Western Wall

Rabbi Shlomo Goren was an Israeli military veteran and Chief Rabbi of the IDF, which found him blowing the shofar in a reunified Jerusalem after the Six-Day War.

Zvi Ofer

Fellowship Blog

Engraved in Our Hearts

An IDF soldier and commander, Zvi Ofer served in many of Israel's wars, received the Israeli Medal of Valor, and was killed pursuing terrorists in 1968.

Why History Still Matters: The Six-Day War

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Why History Still Matters: The Six-Day War

While the lessons of history can be torturous and tough, dismissing the past will never work.

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