By Rabbi Josh Gerstein – Chazon Yechezkel Synagogue, Arab Quarter of the Old City –
Many of the issues and challenges that confront the State of Israel today, seem to revolve around our inability to put aside our differences and to unite together as one people. This problem is not new to today, rather it is a challenge that we as a people have always struggled with.
Many rabbis have left the galut to make their homes in Eretz Yisrael, and many who could not, for any number of reasons,…
But there are exceptions who have never even visited the Medina.