Israel

From Dundas to the IDF

Jamie Ennis, 21, has an air of quiet and self confident humility for one so young. The youngest of four sons born to Dundas residents Gilda and Jeff Ennis, the recently graduated paratrooper was on a month’s leave from the Israel Defense Forces when he met with the HJN.

A holiday with two names

A vivid description of Yom Kippur in a mixed secular/religious community.

Evangelical group holds Israel lovefest

A crowd of more than 350 people came together at Peoples Church on Mohawk Road on May 18 to enjoy an evening of rousing song and dance, speeches and prayers honoring 69 years of Israeli independence.

A conversation with the late Ehud Manor

Until his death of a heart attack in 2015, Ehud Manor was Israel’s most prolific songwriter, whose songs of love, loss and belonging made up the contemporary Israeli songbook.