Category Archives: Israel

Never: The Israel Trip

Previously: I’m Not Sure Where to Start * Shabbat in the Desert * The Road to Jerusalem * This Post Is Brought to You by the Word ‘And’ * The Old City of Jerusalem Blogroll: Erika ~ Scott ~ Arthur I’ve never felt so Jewish as I did with my head uncovered, having … Continue reading

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Opening Jerusalem: The Israel Trip Part 6

Previously: I’m Not Sure Where to Start * Shabbat in the Desert * The Road to Jerusalem * This Post Is Brought to You by the Word ‘And’ * The Old City of Jerusalem Blogroll: Erika ~ Scott ~ Arthur This wasn’t just any trip to Israel, you see. We spent much of … Continue reading

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Yad VaShem: The Israel Trip Part 5

Previously: Part 1: I’m Not Sure Where to Start Part 2: Shabbat in the Desert Part 3: The Road to Jerusalem This Post Is Brought to You by the Word ‘And’ Part 4: The Old City of Jerusalem Blogroll: Erika ~ Scott ~ Arthur Let … Continue reading

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The Old City in Jerusalem: The Israel Trip Part 4

Previously: Part 1: I’m Not Sure Where to Start Part 2: Shabbat in the Desert Part 3: The Road to Jerusalem This Post Is Brought to You by the Word ‘And’ Blogroll: Erika ~ Scott ~ Arthur Why Not Start with the Old City? The … Continue reading

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This Post Is Brought to You By The Word ‘And’

Part 1: I’m Not Sure Where to Start Part 2: Shabbat in the Desert Part 3: The Road to Jerusalem Blogroll: Erika ~ Scott ~ Arthur Looking over my writings so far, you’d think I had kind of a hard time in Israel. And I … Continue reading

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The Road to Jerusalem: The Israel Trip Part 3

Part 1: I’m Not Sure Where to Start Part 2: Shabbat in the Desert Blogroll: Erika ~ Scott ~ Arthur Every step you take in Israel is on contested land. It’s hard to find a town, a road, a park that wasn’t at the center … Continue reading

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Shabbat in the Desert: The Israel Trip Part 2

Part 1: “I’m Not Sure Where to Start” Blogroll: Erika ~ Scott ~ Arthur In Tel Aviv, we joined up with Golan Ben-Chorin, a third-generation Israeli rabbi, and headed into the Negev, the southern desert that makes up a third of the land mass of … Continue reading

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