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Inspirational 'lone soldier' becomes Kfir commander of 12 soldiers

Inspirational 'lone soldier' becomes Kfir commander of 12 soldiers

Sgt. Yossi Nadel of the Kfir Brigade speaks to Arutz Sheva about his life in Israel and his new role as a commander with 12 soldiers.Yoni Kempinski, 12/07/2021 16:35
UK man making aliyah gets 'Welcome to Palestine' message from British cell carrier

UK man making aliyah gets 'Welcome to Palestine' message from British cell carrier

British mobile network EE apologized and said it was investigating why he received the text upon landing at Ben Gurion Airport.Dan Verbin, 06/07/2021 18:24
Nefesh B'Nefesh launches new Aliyah policy & strategy institute

Nefesh B'Nefesh launches new Aliyah policy & strategy institute

Ex-MK Michal Cotler-Wunsh to head NBN's new institute aimed at improving Aliyah and absorption of immigrants in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/06/2021 11:55
A letter to my US Rabbi - please don't wait any longer

A letter to my US Rabbi - please don't wait any longer

Think how wonderful it would be to see entire congregations, led by their Rabbis, making Aliyah. Op-ed.Yoav Shlomo ben Avraham, 27/06/2021 19:00
Nefesh B'Nefesh: Aliyah during and after COVID 19

Nefesh B'Nefesh: Aliyah during and after COVID 19

Arutz Sheva speaks to Nefesh B'Nefesh's Marc Rosenberg about how the pandemic has changed aliyah.Yoni Kempinski, 16/06/2021 14:25
The layers of women's lives

The layers of women's lives

The challenges, difficulties and triumphs of English-speaking women living in Israel are told in their own words in a new book. Review.Rochel Sylvetsky, 08/06/2021 13:38
Aliyah is more important now than ever before - here's why.

Aliyah is more important now than ever before - here's why.

"The gates of Aliyah may close permanently." (Dedicated to Shifra Hoffman of blessed memory.)Dr. Sam Minskoff, 04/06/2021 16:27
Still the best place to be!

Still the best place to be!

Life in Israel is not easy and a heck-of-a-lot more dangerous than living in Lawrence, Boca Raton or Teaneck. So, what am I doing here?Op-edShmuel Sackett, 12/05/2021 09:01
Report: These are Sa'ar's conditions for Netanyahu

Report: These are Sa'ar's conditions for Netanyahu

New Hope chairman reportedly demands that Netanyahu not serve as PM for the first 1.5 years of the next government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/04/2021 20:38
Watch: Aliyah reawakening - 104 new immigrants arrive

Watch: Aliyah reawakening - 104 new immigrants arrive

With the reopening of the skies, Nefesh B’Nefesh coordinates a dedicated Aliyah flight from JFK to TLVYoni Kempinski, 26/04/2021 20:17
Why did Tucker Carlson bring up Israel in immigration debate?

Why did Tucker Carlson bring up Israel in immigration debate?

Fox News host fires back after ADL accuses him of pushing 'anti-Semitic conspiracy theory' regarding immigration policies.David Rosenberg, 13/04/2021 10:44
Interest in immigrating to Israel from US soars despite pandemic-era challenges

Interest in immigrating to Israel from US soars despite pandemic-era challenges

Despite pandemic-era challenges, number of American Jews considering moving to Israel spikes.Renee Ghert-Zand, JTA, 09/04/2021 07:57
Two vital lessons from the Holocaust

Two vital lessons from the Holocaust

Make sure you learn the lessons from the Holocaust in this article and do whatever you can to make sure they won’t be repeated. Op-ed.Shmuel Sackett, 07/04/2021 23:05
Aliyah and the police state: the misconceptions

Aliyah and the police state: the misconceptions

Why is Israel often accused of being a ‘police state,’ with this used as a ‘reason’ not to make aliyah?Dr. Sam Minskoff, 19/03/2021 14:50
Argentinian immigration to Israel surges, despite worldwide drop

Argentinian immigration to Israel surges, despite worldwide drop

'Trend toward aliyah is clear and accelerating.' As overall immigration to Israel plummets, number of Argentinian Jews making Aliyah soars.JTA, 17/03/2021 07:46
South American immigrants arrive in Israel after 40 days in limbo

South American immigrants arrive in Israel after 40 days in limbo

Forty days after they were scheduled to fly, 137 South American immigrants finally land in Israel.Marcus M. Gilban, JTA, 04/03/2021 07:43
Time to sober up

Time to sober up

This growing inability to know good from evil keeps increasing numbers of people from recognizing the threats looming before them. Op-edMichael Kuttner, 28/02/2021 08:16
Why work from home when you can work in Israel?

Why work from home when you can work in Israel?

The best-of-both-worlds can be found by finding creative ways to juggle the time difference and challenges while enjoying the benefits.Op-edRachel Berger, 27/02/2021 21:13
Will the coronavirus interfere with making Aliyah?

Will the coronavirus interfere with making Aliyah?

The coronavirus should not interfere with Aliyah if the person is careful and informative from reliable sources.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 26/02/2021 15:14
How to move to Israel while working remotely for a US employer

How to move to Israel while working remotely for a US employer

'With so many people working from home, no one is even thinking about where you are,' says attorney who recently immigrated to Israel.Renee Ghert-Zand, JTA, 18/02/2021 09:32
Post coronavirus fear-trauma and Aliyah

Post coronavirus fear-trauma and Aliyah

The effects of post-coronavirus fears on the current rate of Aliyah.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 12/02/2021 15:06
After the lockdown: Get ready for massive Aliyah

After the lockdown: Get ready for massive Aliyah

The "leisure time" spent during the lockdown in the Diaspora is best spent planning and preparing for inevitable Aliyah.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 05/02/2021 16:41
'The pandemic encourages Aliyah, but also inhibits it'

'The pandemic encourages Aliyah, but also inhibits it'

The coronavirus brings with it fear and a kind of darkness. As Jews, our light knows how to overcome this darkness as wellDr. Sam Minskoff, 29/01/2021 16:27
The United States is falling down

The United States is falling down

Former Hollywood producer, now a Jerusalemite and frequent Arutz Sheva columnist, sings about US Jewry's future. 'Sing Along' Op-ed.Tzvi Fishman, 12/01/2021 07:19
The best Galus ever

The best Galus ever

Home is home, and if it isn't everything you want it to be, you need to be there to really change that. OpinionRabbi Chananya Weissman, 02/01/2021 18:05
Women from lost tribe of Menashe to make Aliyah from India

Women from lost tribe of Menashe to make Aliyah from India

Five women from Bnei Menashe community in India to make aliyah Sunday, with 500 more to immigrate during 2021.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/01/2021 07:27
'That's why I wanted to immigrate to Israel so much'

'That's why I wanted to immigrate to Israel so much'

Two women who immigrated to Israel from Baltimore and Philadelphia talk about their unique journey into Israeli society.Israel News Talk Radio, 18/12/2020 02:43
From the Ark to America

From the Ark to America

The Midrash sees the Flood as an allusion to Israel’s exile, and Noah’s leaving the Ark, as an allusion to Israel’s return to its Land.Daniel Pinner, 25/10/2020 17:00
The Christian side of the Abraham Accords?

The Christian side of the Abraham Accords?

Blog reveals 'long-promised route to Christian aliyah'.Mordechai Sones, 07/10/2020 12:49
'Three big ideas: Health care, immigration, energy'

'Three big ideas: Health care, immigration, energy'

'Stand For America' releases new video series on policy issues that 'matter most'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/10/2020 19:18
Jewish Agency head: Immigration could get us out of this crisis

Jewish Agency head: Immigration could get us out of this crisis

Every wave of immigration holds within it the potentialities of economic recovery and growth. This is a tremendous opportunity for Israel."Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/10/2020 07:43
Whither American Modern Orthodoxy?

Whither American Modern Orthodoxy?

US Modern Orthodoxy failed to raise a young, involved generation, claims Queens Rabbi Yoel Shonfeld. Tzvi Fishman has the answer. Op-ed.Tzvi Fishman, 20/08/2020 04:00
Jewish Agency: Dramatic rise in aliyah inquiry since COVID-19

Jewish Agency: Dramatic rise in aliyah inquiry since COVID-19

President Rivlin visits Jewish Agency-run Hebrew-language school, where he receives report on immigration to Israel since coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/08/2020 14:17
Operation Home: 1st charter flight from Mexico brings 230 olim home

Operation Home: 1st charter flight from Mexico brings 230 olim home

First-of-its-kind charter flight from Mexico carrying 230 olim, Masa Israel Journey volunteers and Israelis returning home lands in Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 11/08/2020 20:07
The gates are cloooosing fast

The gates are cloooosing fast

Diaspora Jews are burying their heads in the mudslide of Galut once again, and continuing on with their mass denial and fantasy lives.Op-ed.Tzvi Fishman, 11/08/2020 18:30
It can’t happen here! Oh yes It can!

It can’t happen here! Oh yes It can!

Better to be a refugee in the Jewish State, than a prince in the Midbar Ha'amim (Desert of the Nations). Be Jew-woke and move to Israel! Ariel Natan Pasko, 04/08/2020 06:56
Watch: The Aliyah Song by Benzion Klatzko

Watch: The Aliyah Song by Benzion Klatzko

Composed and Performed by Rabbi Benzion Klatzko Musical Arrangements by Yisroel Ament Video by Benzion Klatzko https://bringArutz Sheva Staff, 02/08/2020 21:53
78 future lone soldiers arrive on two Nefesh B’Nefesh group Aliyah flights

78 future lone soldiers arrive on two Nefesh B’Nefesh group Aliyah flights

In total, 120 new Olim are expected to make Aliyah over next 48 hours, says Nefesh B'Nefesh.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/07/2020 11:57
So that's where aliyah fits in

So that's where aliyah fits in

Israel is not perfect. It has its successes and failures. Yes, there is room for improvement and that's where your Aliyah comes in. Op-ed.Batya Kroopnik, 16/07/2020 22:29
Sorry, Caroline, you missed the mark on this one

Sorry, Caroline, you missed the mark on this one

There is something critical missing from your plan, Caroline, and that lack dooms it to failure. Opinion.Tzvi Fishman, 13/07/2020 08:47
WZO announces plan to bring French Jews to Israel

WZO announces plan to bring French Jews to Israel

World Zionist Organization vice-chairman Yaakov Hagoel states Israel must prepare for increase in aliyah caused by rising anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/07/2020 11:10
'We won't be able to handle coming immigration wave'

'We won't be able to handle coming immigration wave'

Knesset committee warns that following spate of budget cuts, Israel won't be able to handle expected wave of immigration.David Rosenberg, 10/07/2020 12:48
Jewish school principal who made Aliyah two days ago: 'It was always on my mind'

Jewish school principal who made Aliyah two days ago: 'It was always on my mind'

Rabbi Berman, principal of a modern Orthodox school in Michigan, made Aliyah 2 days ago after '40 years of planning.'Yoni Kempinski, 09/07/2020 19:53
Moving to Israel has never been easier - but don't wait

Moving to Israel has never been easier - but don't wait

Coronavirus crisis, US protests and European instability. No need to look for reasons to immigrate to Israel.Israel News Talk Radio, 08/07/2020 01:07
Is Aliyah for everyone?

Is Aliyah for everyone?

Another riveting interview with author Tzvi Fishman: 'Either the Jewish State is a refuge for all Jews, or it isn’t.'Mordechai Sones, 30/06/2020 21:56
Nefesh B’Nefesh sees steep rise in Aliyah applications

Nefesh B’Nefesh sees steep rise in Aliyah applications

1195 North Americans began Aliyah process in June 2020, three times the number of Aliyah applications which were opened in June of 2019.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/06/2020 12:39
Nefesh B'Nefesh reports receipt of over 900 immigration applications in less than a month

Nefesh B'Nefesh reports receipt of over 900 immigration applications in less than a month

Israel immigration group Nefesh B’Nefesh reports highest number of applications since its founding.Marcy Oster, JTA, 25/06/2020 16:59
Our Inheritance

Our Inheritance

One can inherit something and not use it, but in this case, Hashem commands us to possess the land in our hearts and then with our actions.David Sheyman, 22/06/2020 22:28
Israel readies for post-virus wave of Jewish immigration

Israel readies for post-virus wave of Jewish immigration

Israel gears up for mass wave of immigration, fueled by coronavirus pandemic and economic downturn created by government lockdowns.Michael Blum, AFP, 18/06/2020 18:10
Coronavirus patient boards plane to Israel

Coronavirus patient boards plane to Israel

New immigrant receives lab results confirming coronavirus from US lab - after arriving in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/06/2020 10:18
Rabbi Zecharia Wallerstein calls on US Jews to make Aliyah

Rabbi Zecharia Wallerstein calls on US Jews to make Aliyah

Rabbi Zecharia Wallerstein, founder of Ateres Naava Seminary in Brooklyn, says living in America is 'not for us' anymore.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2020 16:30
Nefesh B’Nefesh group Aliyah flight lands following record-breaking Aliyah interest in May

Nefesh B’Nefesh group Aliyah flight lands following record-breaking Aliyah interest in May

51 Olim land at Ben Gurion Airport Tuesday morning amidst an unprecedented spike in Aliyah interest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2020 14:51
The Diaspora in crisis: Instead of preaching, embrace

The Diaspora in crisis: Instead of preaching, embrace

Show genuine interest in welfare of our brothers across the sea. Offer attractive options for comfortably acculturating to life in Israel.Rabbi Yoni Lavi, 08/06/2020 16:48
The prison parable and the goldene medina

The prison parable and the goldene medina

The inmates were so comfortable in prison that they refused to leave when the walls came down. What is the parable telling us?Tzvi Fishman, 08/06/2020 16:36
'Jewish communities in the US need to feel that Israeli Jews are there for them'

'Jewish communities in the US need to feel that Israeli Jews are there for them'

'Instead of focusing on getting them to come live here, we need to make it easier for them to stay,' rabbi says.Nitzan Keidar, 05/06/2020 10:51
'Corona Effect': Immigration to Israel expected to double in 2020

'Corona Effect': Immigration to Israel expected to double in 2020

Coronavirus pandemic likely to drive up number of people immigrating to Israel, with 50,000 expected to immigrate in 2020.Hezki Baruch, 03/06/2020 12:54
Waiting for you to come home

Waiting for you to come home

The Jews are only trustees for God. All the Jews. Even those who have yet to make Aliya, and come to receive their rightful inheritance.Ariel Pasko, 21/05/2020 05:37