This was different. I’ve run many shabbatons. As I walked into shul on Friday evening, I felt that this was different, that we were connected with Jews celebrating Shabbos all over the world. The frum community loved it. One unexpected outcome was how energized the frum community was after the Shabbos. One shul is now... Read more »
In a very symbolic location, Givat haTachmoshet, Ammunition Hill, site of one of the fiercest battles of the Six Day War in 1967, outreach rabbis and rebbetzins gathered July 8-9 for a historic occasion (there was even an iPhone app made for this event). They were there to launch a new organization, Olami. Ten years ago a worldwide campus and young professional effort to reconnect Jews to their