More
I’m not religious so why should I care about Tisha B’av?

I’m not religious so why should I care about Tisha B’av?

Tisha B’Av is the day of mourning for the ancient Jewish Temple. There is no doubting the centrality of the Temple in the heart of Jerusalem to Jewish life and history. At the same time, the Temple was destroyed almost 2000 years ago. Why does Tisha B’Av matter now? Why should a secular Jew care about the Temple?

Read More »

Shabbat Talks - Tisha B'Av

Shabbat Talks - Tisha B'Av

When Tisha B’Av falls on Shabbat the fast is observed beginning from the end of Shabbat. While Shabbat is set aside for rest and separation from the difficulties of life, it is also an opportunity to increase our spiritual awareness through contemplation of the challenges and tragedies of Jewish history and where we are now in relation to them. This Shabbat we invite you to contemplate the importance of Tisha B’Av

Read More »

8 Things you need to know about the Kotel and the Temple Mount

8 Things you need to know about the Kotel and the Temple Mount

There are many misconceptions about the Temple Mount, the Kotel and the Al Aqsa mosque. Confusion and even much conflict can be dispelled when the facts are made clear!

Read More »

Reviving the Jerusalem Cornerstone Tradition

Reviving the Jerusalem Cornerstone Tradition

A look at our Jewish traditions that have been passed down generation to generation

Read More »

If I forget thee, Jerusalem…

If I forget thee, Jerusalem…

This beautiful song by Ya’acov Shwekey is one of fundamental prayers that encapsulates the Jewish mindset that kept the Nation of Israel together as a People, the focus on Jerusalem above all other joys.

Read More »

There is No Zionism Without Jerusalem

There is No Zionism Without Jerusalem

Why does a Jewish homeland anywhere else seem hollow and empty? The answer is Jerusalem.

Read More »

Yerushalayim Micrography

Yerushalayim Micrography

Combining words and painting you can create a unique piece of artwork that can serve as your Jerusalem Cornerstone - a symbolic reminder of the unbreakable bond between the Nation of Israel and Jerusalem and the Temple at her center.

Read More »

I AM FROM

I AM FROM

Artist Lilia Rebecca Gaufberg uses words to paint a picture of her Jewish legacy, reminding us all how our attitude towards legacy forms our future.

Read More »