Sending a 17 Year-Old Child to Israel

This father and rabbi vocalized much of what I’ve been thinking today as the news came of the murders of Eyal, Gilad and Naftali. “Distress, disappointment anger and despair” describe my feelings, too.

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Rabbi Ruth Adar is a teaching rabbi in San Leandro, CA. She has many hats: rabbi, granny, and ham radio operator K6RAV. She blogs at and teaches at Jewish Gateways in Albany, CA.

One thought on “Sending a 17 Year-Old Child to Israel”

  1. He will be safe and this trip will be special in all the ways you both planned for and in unimaginable ones.

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