Israel

The land of Israel and the modern State of Israel are so important. Let’s explore the significance and deeper meaning of Israel.

And I am constantly amazed by the beauty of Eretz Yisra’el – the land of Israel. And I am happy to present the words of Rav Avraham Yitzchak HaCohen Kook who describes our unique attachment to Eretz Yisrael.

Eretz Yisrael by Rav Kook

Arches in Caesaria

The next link will take you to an 18 page booklet that has two sections. The first section features the words of some of our Torah greats about the importance of Eretz Yisra’el. The second section is an essay about the unique Kedusha of Jerusalem.

Importance of Land of Israel – 2009

And finally, there is the Yom HaAtzma’ut Haggadah. Our family uses this almost every year as a source of commemoration and inspiration on Israeli Independence Day. The text is in Hebrew. Use it as a model to make your own Yom HaAtzma’ut Haggadah!

Yom HaAtzmaut Haggadah

 

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