“Non-Jews are coming to Israel to see what Hashem has done for us.”
“And he said to me, “Son of man, this is the place of my throne and the place of the soles of my feet, where I will dwell in the midst of the people of Israel forever. And the house of Israel shall no more defile my holy name, neither they, nor their kings, by their whoring and by the dead bodies of their kings at their high places.” (Ezekiel 43:7)
Ari Fuld, a 45-year-old American-Israeli from Gush Etzion was brutally murdered on September 16 by a teenage Palestinian assailant. He leaves behind a wife and four children – and a nation that is only now beginning to understand his enormous and enduring legacy.
In biblical Hebrew, the word for ‘inheritance’ is nachalah. The root of this word, nakhal, means ‘a flowing stream’, as in Deuteronomy (8:7), “a land with streams and springs and fountains.” These two ideas are connected…