Reishit News Archive
Tiyul to Ir David
Talmidim explored the foundations of Jewish statehood and sovereignty with a special Yom Haatzmaut tiyul to Ir David, the City of David. With Tanach in hand we studied the beginnings of Jewish life in Yerushalayim, and discussed the role of a Jewish government, army and Homeland. After touring the site and seeing the brand new excavations, we enjoyed an underground adventure, hiking through Chizkiyahu's water tunnels. As the sun set and Yom Haatzmaut began, we made our way to to the Promenade for Mincha; a meaningful way to mark Yom Hazikaron & celebrate Yom Haatzmaut!