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And you shall teach your children

Our children are told that this is the reality of life here, to serve your country, involving danger. But it is service with purpose.Op-ed.

And you shall teach your children

Bereaved relatives shout down Prime Minister Bennett during Memorial Day address

Family members of Israelis killed by terrorists jeer Prime Minister Bennett, delaying start of his address honoring victims of terrorism.

Relatives of terror victims shout down Prime Minister Bennett player

'We've always faced the hostility of those who don't want us here'

'Terror hasn't won - and it shall not win,' says Israel's president at memorial service for victims of terror. 'This nation is unbeatable!'

'We've always faced hostility from those who don't want us here'

‘May the fallen’s memory be our moral compass’

“Our primary weapon will forever be the fighting spirit.” Yom Hazikaron messge.

‘May the fallen’s memory be our moral compass’

Yom HaZikaron ceremony for fallen Israeli soldiers

Watch Live: Israel Memorial day ceremony in Gush Etzion, south of Jerusalem.

Yom HaZikaron ceremony for fallen Israeli soldiersplayer

Israel Snapshots - celebrating a gift

If the Jews of the shtetl, the ghettos and casbahs could see the beauty of this country, they would dance with joy despite the heavy price.

Israel  Snapshots - celebrating a gift

Insights for Yom Hazikaron and Yom Ha'atzmaut

A collection of resources for learning about Israel's special days and teaching them to the family.

Insights for Yom Hazikaron and  Yom Ha'atzmaut

Yom Hazikaron - Israel Memorial Day

“Thank you, G-d, Thank you for taking me out of America. Thank you for making me realize that George Washington isn’t my real forefather.."

Yom Hazikaron - Israel Memorial Day

Rosh Hodesh Iyar Torah essay: National and personal recuperation

Iyar as a month of healing is not merely a word play, but an essential time from Nissan to Sivan for national refinement and recuperation.

Rosh Hodesh Iyar Torah essay: National and personal recuperation

What's the connection between Yom Ha'Atzmaut and Yom HaZikaron?

Yeshiva.co readers ask essential questions about the two important days marked this week.

What's the connection between Yom Ha'Atzmaut and Yom HaZikaron?

Israeli tour guide shares story of 1973 Yom Kippur War

What connects the ancient Roman Siege of Yodfat 2,000 years ago with the 1973 Yom Kippur War?

Israeli tour guide shares story of 1973 Yom Kippur Warplayer

Watch: Israelis commemorate nation's fallen in moment of silence

See how people from across Israel marked this year's Yom Hazikaron as the siren sounded nationwide.

Watch: Israelis commemorate nation's fallen in moment of silenceplayer

PM Benjamin Netanyahu in Yom Hazikaron speech: 'We have sacrificed for 2,000 years'

The Prime Minister praised Israel's fallen soldiers including his beloved brother Yonatan Netanyahu, killed during Operation Entebbe.

Netanyahu on Mt Herzl: 'We have sacrificed for 2,000 years'player

Watch: two-minute siren sounded at the Israeli Embassy in the United Arab Emirates

For the first time, the Israel Remembrance Day is being acknowledged on United Arab Emirates soil.

Yom HaZikaron: Siren sounded at the Israeli Embassy in UAEplayer

'Losing my brother wasn't a price - its part of building Israel'

Chief of the IDF Reserves recalls the loss of his brother in a friendly-fire incident - and how his Holocaust-survivor parents reacted.

'Losing my brother wasn't a price - its part of building Israel'player

Mea Culpa and the travesty of the joint Israeli-Palestinian Arab Memorial Day ceremony

I find it rather cynical to build an organization around the exploitation of bereavement for political purposes as Parents Circle does.

The travesty of the Israeli-Palestinian Memorial Day ceremony

Yom HaZikaron memorial for Israel's 3,158 terror victims

Terror attacks in Israel have left 3,262 orphans, including 121 children who lost both their parents to terrorism.

Yom HaZikaron memorial for Israel's 3,158 terror victimsplayer

Jewish Agency marks 60th Anniversary of sinking of the Egoz

44 Jews died aboard the Egoz, which tragically sunk in 1961 during a covert mission to rescue Moroccan Jews and bring them to Israel.

60 Years Later: Remembering the Egoz disaster

Yom HaZikaron: Israel remembers its fallen

Israel marks Yom HaZikaron with official Memorial Day event at national military cemetery on Mount Herzl in Jerusalem.

Yom HaZikaron: Israel remembers its fallenplayer

Watch: President Rivlin reads Psalms on Yom HaZikaron

President Rivlin participated in an initiative to read Psalms on Yom HaZikaron.

Watch: President Rivlin reads Psalms on Yom HaZikaronplayer

Israeli leaders address Yom Hazikaron on social media

Politicians from the entire political spectrum take to social media their thoughts on Israel's Remembrance Day.

Israeli leaders address Yom Hazikaron on social media

IDF Chief of Staff salutes 'The Three Mothers' on memorial day

General Kochavi connects matriarch Rachel with the mothers who lost children building and defending the State of Israel.

IDF Chief of Staff salutes 'The Three Mothers' on memorial day

Chabad marks 65 years to brutal massacre

The Chabad movement marked the 65-year-anniversary of the horrific massacre in Kfar Chabad carried out by fedayeen terrorists.

Chabad marks 65 years to brutal massacre

Rivlin on Yom Hazikaron: I vowed to sanctify the memories of Israel’s heroes

"This strong and powerful country you see was established by the heroism and dedication of young people", says Israel's President Rivlin

Rivlin: I vowed to sanctify the memories of Israel’s heroes

Live: Yom Hazikaron memorial ceremony at the Western Wall

Israel marks Memorial Day for fallen soldiers and victims of terrorism.

Live: Yom Hazikaron memorial ceremony at the Western Wallplayer

Watch: Yom Hazikaron ceremony in memory of terror victims

OneFamily invites you to take part in this powerful Yom Hazikaron ceremony and join the thousands of viewers in Israel and worldwide.

Watch: Yom Hazikaron ceremony in memory of terror victimsplayer

My dear friend Eyal Banin, fallen IDF Medic

A medic with ingrained IDF values, he saved the life of a wounded terrorist, but lost his own in a terrorist ambush. Op-ed.

My dear friend, fallen IDF Medic Eyal Banin

What have we done to stop the funding of terrorism?

Why haven't we demanded sanctions against organizations involved in terrorist activities, many of which also slander Israel? Op-ed.

What have we done to stop the funding of terrorism?

Bnei Akiva students set to participate in candle lighting initiative on Yom HaZikaron

The initiative began during Operation Peace for Galilee, when previous Secretary General of Bnei Akiva, Danny Hirshberg lost his brother.

Candle for the fallen: Bnei Akiva prepares for Yom HaZikaron

Yom Hazikaron: International joint study set to take place in Israel and around the world

The initiative will function in many languages, including Hebrew, English, Spanish, Russian and French, allowing mass global participation.

World Union of Orthodox Synagogues sets for Yom HaZikaron studyplayer

To commemorate Jewish martyrs you don’t even have to like Jews

Anti-Semites combine hatred for the living Jew with reverence for the dead – unless they were killed by Palestinian Arabs. Op-ed.

To commemorate Jewish martyrs you don’t even have to like Jews

Only in Israel: The impossible transition from mourning to joy

Why does most of the Jewish world not fully appreciate the new dates on the Hebrew calendar?

Only in Israel: The impossible transition from mourning to joy

IDF clears soldiers to pay respect by standing by each tombstone on Memorial Day

The decrease in COVID-19 morbidity brings IDF decision makers to the conclusion it is possible to return to traditional form.

A soldier to stand by each tombstone on Memorial Day

Burning the memory of the fallen in our generational consciousness

Burning the memory of the fallen in our generational consciousness

Thoughts during the Remembrance Day siren

Thoughts during the Remembrance Day siren

If there are tears in your eyes, let them be tears of grandeur

If there are tears in your eyes, let them be tears of grandeur

This Remembrance Day: Remembering what we have all lost

This Remembrance Day: Remembering what we have all lost

'Momentum' founder Lori Palatnik to light Memorial Day torch

'Momentum' founder Lori Palatnik has been selected to light the Diaspora Torch at the Independence Day and Memorial Day ceremonies.

Women's Renaissance Project founder to light torchplayer

From Oy to Joy: A call for positivity in Jewish engagement

From Oy to Joy: A call for positivity in Jewish engagement

Remembering the lone soldier from California who died for Israel

Stuart Steinberg remembers his son Max, who joined IDF shortly after Birthright trip to Israel. 'Our lives will never be the same.'

Remembering the lone soldier from California who died for Israelplayer