Archive for October, 2007

Parsha Chaye Sarah 5768: Avraham’s Attribute of Intuitive Perception, Will It Rub Off on Us?

October 28th, 2007

. by Moshe Burt There are two intriguing commentaries, each relating to a different posuk of Parsha Chaye Sarah, regarding the dialogue leading up to Avraham Aveinu’s acquisition of the Ma’arat HaMachpela for 400 shekels of silver from Efron the Hittite. The first of the two posukim is spoken by Avraham and says, in part, […]

Sunday War News: Gaza Terror Shells Fall Short; Rock Attacks Near Tekoa, Bethlehem, Terrorists Arrested, Shooting in Shomron

October 28th, 2007

. Kassam Rocket Lands Near Sderot, No Injuries Palestinians Fire Kassam Rocket into Western Negev Israel Anounces Closure of Sufa Crossing to Gaza Strip Two Shells Hit Elei Sinai Ruins Israeli Lightly Wounded by Rocks Thrown at His Car Near Ramallah IDF Troops Nab Three Iraqi Nationals Trying to Infiltrate into Israel Rock Attack Near […]

Shabbos War News: Kassam Barrage, Khan Younis Work Accident, Explosive Device at Fence; Arab Arrested for Knife Possession, Arab Illegals Arrested

October 27th, 2007

. IDF Uncovers Explosive Device Near Southern Gaza Security Fence Five Kassams Land Near Sderot; None Wounded ‘Israel to Begin Gaza Power Cuts After Court Approval This Week’ For context, click here. Khan Younis [Work Accident]: 3 People, Including Mother and Son, Killed in Explosion of Their Home Related report:Two Women, Child Killed in Gaza […]

Electric and Utility Sanctions Against Gaza: Will Israel Embarrass Herself Before the Nations by Bowing to Pressure to Back Off?

October 26th, 2007

. Dr. Aaron Lerner of IMRA (Independent Media Research and Analysis) hits the nail on the head warning that Israeli sanctions are a lame substitute for doing what needs to be done — destroying, eradicating the PA terror army and their cache of weapons, explosives and ammunition from Egypt. This author expands on Lerner’s position […]

Thursday Night, Friday War News: More Kassams Barrage South, Terrorists Use Google Maps to Target, Islamic Gunmen Killed; Terrorists Arrested, Shul Torched, Vehicle Torched in Yesha

October 26th, 2007

. Kassam Rocket Lands Near Sderot, No Injuries 3 [Islamic] Gunmen Killed in the Gaza Strip; 2 Soldiers Lightly Wounded Kassam Rocket Hits Open Area; None Wounded, No Damage PA Terrorists Use Google as Target Tool, by Hana Levi Julian (Israel National News) Two Kassam Rockets Fired into Western Negev; None Wounded, No Damage Kassam […]

Regarding the Regime’s Plans for Jerusalem Handover: “If I Forget You, Oh Jerusalem…” Are the Jews “Not Getting It?”

October 25th, 2007

. Commentary; As incredible as it seems, many Jews just don’t seem to be getting the message — Jerusalem and Har HaBayit; the heart of the Jewish people, the direction we pray to, what the Jews have longed for, strived for throughout the entire long Golus, is on the chopping block. And it is NOT […]

Thursday War News: 3 Kassams From Gaza, 2 Gunmen, Bomber Killed in Act; 4 Terrorists Arrested in Yesha; IAF Jets Fired on by Lebanon

October 25th, 2007

. IDF Kills Islamic Jihad Member Who Was Setting Bomb IDF Soldiers Foil IED Placement Attempt Kassam Rocket Attack in Sderot, No Injuries Two Kassam Rockets Land in Western Negev; None Wounded IDF Kills Two Palestinian Gunmen in Southern Gaza IDF Troops Arrest 4 Terror Suspects [in Yehuda, Shomron] Lebanon Fires on IAF Jets for […]

The Evolving “ME,” “It Doesn’t Affect ME,” “It’s Not at MY Door” Mindset

October 24th, 2007

. Commentary; Below are two columns devoted to an issue — Me, My convenience, quick fixes which don’t require Me to bite the bullet, put Myself out and the resultant evolution of lack in family and national values. All of this is related to what this author has been screaming about for years; the lack […]

On Rachel Emeinu’s Yahrtzeit: How MK Meir Porush Saved Kever Rachel

October 24th, 2007

. Commentary; For previous posts on Kever Rachel, click here. If only Arabs had been denied free access to the area bordering the Kever complex, perhaps then the walling, isolation and difficulty of Jewish access to the Kever initiated by Sharon and further implemented by Olmert would not be. MB Hanan Porat: MK Porush Saved […]

Wednesday War News: More Kassams, Electricity to Gaza to be Cut; Rocks, Molotovs, Drive-by Shooting and Arrests in Yehuda, Shomron

October 24th, 2007

. Three Kassam Rockets on Negev [One of Them in Sderot], No Injuries Mortar Shells Land Near Security Fence, Local Fire Erupts Two Palestinians [Terrorists] Killed in IDF Strike on Gaza Rocket Squad Gaza Terrorist Leader: Kill Jews Everywhere Israel to Cut Off Electricity to Khan Younis Related reports: Electricity to Part of Gaza to […]