“We are All Jews Here!”

In December 2015 I attended a Christian Leaders Seminar at Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum and Research Center in Jerusalem.  In my class was a pastor from Tennessee named Chris Edmonds,  and little did we know what excitement we would experience over the course of those 8 days at Yad Vashem. We learned early on that …

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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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A Special Treat on International Holocaust Remembrance Day

I spent quiet contemplative moments during International Holocaust Remembrance Day on Wednesday.  However, in the midst of my day, I took time out to watch the presentation ceremony of Righteous Among the Nations recipients at the Israeli Embassy in Washington DC.  Righteous Among the Nations is the highest honor bestowed by the Israeli government on …

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Remembering 6 Million Jews (Part 3)

If you just stumbled upon this blog, we are in the midst of leading up to the commemoration of International Holocaust Remembrance Day tomorrow.  A couple days ago we put faces to the Holocaust and it is important not to overlooking the people in studying the Holocaust.  If you missed that post, click here to …

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