Honoring an Auschwitz Survivor

One of the most moving experiences I've had in Israel is meeting Holocaust survivors and hearing their stories. There are many ways in which survivors of the horrific mass genocide at the hands of Nazi Germany are honored. In fact, I came across a moving picture of such an occasion: To celebrate her 104th birthday, …

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Dancing in Nazi Hell

I have always been incredibly touched by the Jewish zest for life.  Regardless of the hardships, it seems the joy and zest for life refuses to be snuffed out.  I just came across a short video so moving that I just have to share it!  Enjoy!

How Do Jews Retaliate when Threatened with Extinction? They Survive…and Multiply!

Hi friends!  I have a very heartwarming story to share today.  In December 2015 I was especially blessed to be invited to participate in a Christian Leaders Seminar at the Yad Vashem Museum and School for International Studies.  It was an incredible experience, but one thing made it even more special than any other. A …

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92-Year-Old Forger Tells His Story to “60 Minutes” about Saving Jews in WWII

Despite the French government's collaboration with the Nazis during WWII, many underground resistance groups worked to save the lives of Jews in France.  One such resister was Adolfo Kaminsky who was proficient at forgery.  Through his efforts in creating fake identity documents, it is believed that at least 14,000 Jews survived the holocaust. 60 Minutes reported …

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