Category: Special Events

Sinai’s Big Bang

An unparalleled boom of spiritual light and energy. by Rabbi Shraga Simmons Imagine living in pre-biblical times, when prevalent values included infanticide, human sacrifice and idol worship. It was a largely chaotic human landscape, devoid of moral anchor, where “might…

King David’s Heart

Life’s difficult challenges aren’t interruptions. They’re what we need to compose our unique song. by Batya Burd It is no coincidence that Shavuot, the anniversary of the giving of the Torah on Mount Sinai, is the yahrzeit of King David.…

The Passover time machine

Passover is not just a time of remembering, it’s a time of re-experiencing. by Rabbi Gidon Rothstein Early in the Passover Seder, we point at the matzah and say “this is the bread of our affliction.” It is the poor…

“Boots on the Ground”

The Ultimate Israel Tour – Feb. 18-28

Come join Battalion of Deborah as we embark on a unique tour that will expand your horizons! Forget whatever you thought you knew about Israel. Discover an Israel no tourist ever gets a glimpse at! Spend ten days visiting the Israel in-the-news; Meet the people behind-the-news; Experience a Jewish Shabbath! Join us for the experience of a lifetime!
We know, this is our fifteenth trip, and this is the best yet!