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During 2014-15, ESRA continued to cooperate with the Netanya...

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Eli Libenson being congratulated by his father

ewish Theological Seminary of America.  Photo: Jim Henderson-Wikipedia

On his ordination in June 1972, Eli Libenson with his wife Suzy

The Jewish Theological Seminary in New York City is the acad...

I once had a friend with the best culinary intentions, but z...
Murray Greenfield (wearing cap) with ESRA Haifa vice-chairman Harry Hiller

On April 26, all Haifa ESRA committee members were scattered...
Photo: Harvey Sapir. Photography PikWiki Israel

Damas Pakada is an IDF soldier, the recipient of an award fo...
Rav Simcha Bunim, head of the Aliyah Movement, speaking in Pultusk, Poland in 1928.

The writer’s mother, Bobby Rose, aged 17, on the eve of World War II

Family portrait: Esther (first on left), elder sister Fay and younger sister Carolyn, with Bobby Rose and Rav Simcha, taken shortly before Rav Simcha died

Shlomo graduating from Officer's training

My father's years working in the unbelievable cold of Siberi...

The high holidays are almost upon us and Israel's bicycle st...

 The Mishna in Tractate Rosh Hashanah (16a) establishes...
The Tel Mond Angels baseball team meets Dan Shapiro, US Ambassador to Israel at the Maccabi Games in 2013

Cover of the cookbook

On a visit to Or Torah, Gvaniim school children are presented with welcome medallions from the Or Torah students

A Very Special Journey I was standing in my daughter's kitch...

When discussing bidding problems in our Sunday night supervi...

Prof Berman being feted by the Israel National Academy of Sciences

The magazine, Merle, is absolutely fantastic, and I hear so ...
Professor Emeritus Mike Sever

Long before the hatching of the 'greening of Tel Aviv' idea ...
The ANZAC memorial, Beeri forest. Photos & text: Lydia Aisenberg

The Path to Peace project at Moshav Netiv Ha’asara

The mikveh alongside the Maon ancient synagogue near Kibbutz Nirim

Although I have been living in Israel since the 1960s and ha...