Category Archive: Purim

Purim 2016

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On Purim put a HUGE smile on the faces of one hundred and five Israeli orphaned girls by sponsoring a very special gift basket for each of the girls. For the Lev LaLev girl, the holidays are bitter sweet. Without loving families the girls feel lonely, isolated, and sad. Your gift will make a positive …

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Lev Lalev presents a Torah thought

  Lost in the excitement of the Purim holiday is the fact that on the Shabbat before Purim we read a special portion of the Torah about Amelek. Our Rabbis require us to not only read it, but to remember Amelek and wipe him out of our memory. The question asked is why this evil …

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Its March magic at Lev Lalev

  We at Lev Lalev Orphanage are blessed with friends and donors from all over the world. Truly, there is a great magnetic pull that attracts people to support Israel, people who are less fortunate and especially our girls at Lev Lalev. I love geography, sociology, and community. So- when we have a donor from …

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Holding Israel to a Higher Standard

  Many years ago when I lived in Houston, Texas I had the privilege to have breakfast with Eli Wiesel. The United Nations was debating whether to equate Zionism with racism. (This of course is absurd). I’ll never forget what Mr. Wiesel said that morning “There are many who complain that Israel and Jews are …

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