The Israel Forever Foundation

Israel Forever
About Us
Your Israel Connection Resources for Rosh HaShanah
Cooking Israel for the Chagim
Your Israel Connection for the Chagim
Plant Israel At Home™
The Israel Forever Foundation
Israel, too, deserves our forgiveness

Israel, too, deserves our forgiveness

Can we forgive Israel for not being perfect?

Versions Of Silence: Yom Kippur In Israel

Versions Of Silence: Yom Kippur In Israel

In Jewish tradition, Yom Kippur is the day on which God assesses the deeds of each person and decides their fate for the coming year. In Israel, there are different versions of how Jews spend their Yom Kippur.

Netanyahu’s Truth in a Den of Lies

Netanyahu’s Truth in a Den of Lies

FrontPage Mag

If the world truly wants peace, the words of Bibi Netanyahu could be a beacon of light and hope. As the leader of our only Jewish State, he took on the worthy challenge of exposing the brazen lies spouted against Israel at the United Nations. While it may have fallen on deaf ears to a biased audience, the message is essential for all mankind.

Now More Than Ever: Why Israel Matters

Now More Than Ever: Why Israel Matters

Jewish tradition walks a fine line between Universalism and Particularism. When it comes to Israel, instead of being defensive, we have the right and responsibility to be proud.

Adon: Lord of Forgiveness Israeli Style

Adon: Lord of Forgiveness Israeli Style

One of the most significant memories of my childhood is the singing of "Lord of the Selichot" in the synagogue on Yom Kippur.

A Yom Kippur Melody

A Yom Kippur Melody

This is a story of how a secular kibbutz scarred by war became the unlikely source of one of the most beloved tunes used on the most solemn day of Judaism’s calendar.

Shirat Machar: Hear my Prayer

Shirat Machar: Hear my Prayer

I will write poetry, and sing my appeal...and I will shed a tear...When I call, "Answer me, God of justice, Hear my prayer." May this beautiful rendition of an ancient prayer inspire you.

Herzl's Dream

Herzl's Dream

With the current rise in Antisemitism and the ongoing attacks against Israel, Zionism and its founder are more relevant than ever. Israel is certainly not perfect and remains a work in process. That is where we come in.

For Synagogues Throughout the World: Remembering Israel On Yom Kippur

For Synagogues Throughout the World: Remembering Israel On Yom Kippur

For Israelis, Yom Kippur is not only a religious and spiritual tradition, it is also marks a human tragedy. Share this special reading with your community as we prepare our personal recitations of U'Netaneh Tokef.

Elevate Our Pleas: Ya'Aleh Tahanenu

Elevate Our Pleas: Ya'Aleh Tahanenu

From the Slichot Poems. Asking for Forgiveness

One Day, I Pray, L'Chayim

One Day, I Pray, L'Chayim

Even if the whole world is angry, When the darkness covers it all, That's the time to recall soon comes the dawn. It'll happen one day, just hold on The world will change, won't fear what's right Without hate and division, only harmony and love. One Day.

Yom Kippur: Did You Know...

Yom Kippur: Did You Know...

On Yom Kippur throughout the world, Jews are united in observing this sacred day. Whether through fasting or riding bicycles, check out these interesting facts.

A Jewish right to a Jewish land

A Jewish right to a Jewish land

We are in Israel is because it belongs to us and we belong to it. It is no less a part of our Jewishness than the Torah. We don’t require legal arguments or scientific proof to justify our claim to Israel. To us, Israel and the Jew belong to each other because it is inherent in our heritage.

Cooking Israel for the Chagim

Download Your Cooking Israel Chagim Cookbook!

Start Cooking Israel for the Chagim today with our Israel-inspired selection of recipes to add to your traditional celebration!

Add Israel To Your Sukkah

Add Israel To Your Sukkah

This year, add some Israel to your Sukkah! Download your favorite image to hang as a decoration and always be reminded of Israel as we celebrate this special holiday and the journey of ancestors to the land we can all call home.

Liberalism, Zionism and False Contradictions

Liberalism, Zionism and False Contradictions

The Washington Post

Demanding perfection from Israel and subjecting its every policy to such an intense scrutiny that all other democracies would certainly fail if measured by the same standards isn’t liberalism.

Your Israel Connection for the Chagim

Your Israel Connection for the Chagim

The calendar year offers us many opportunities to be reminded of the integral connection between Israel and our Jewish traditions. Reach into history and uncover the mysteries of faith, practice, identity, and geography that bind us together.

Already a Virtual Citizen of Israel? Click here to log in!

All Events



  • Email
  • Print
  • Share
VCI

Stay Connected

Follow us on:

Join Israel Forever

Contribute

Your tax-deductible contribution enables us to develop unique programs toward building understanding, respect, pride and involvement with Israel.

Contribute Today

Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Site Map

Copyright © 2012 · The Israel Forever Foundation
PO Box 153 · Nes Harim 99885 ISRAEL
1146 19th Street NW 5th Floor · Washington, DC 20036

Powered by ARCOS Design by Plus Three