A Rose Among Thorns

Yael was honored to deliver the keynote address to the Association of Americans and Canadians in Israel, at a ceremony in memory of North Americans who fell in defense of the Jewish state and in acts of terror. In her speech, Yael told of her own aliyah (immigration) to Israel, the one place Jews can call home.


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I was blessed to have a father like Rabbi Eckstein, and I pray that I can follow his example as an effective leader, humble servant of God, and loving parent. But this Father’s Day I will also give thanks for our heavenly Father, who loves us with an everlasting love for all of eternity.

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