Issues 11:01 Why a Gentile Loves the Jews

Why I, a Gentile, Love the Jewish People

A kosher-hearted Christian shares her love for the Jews.

Continue Reading Reading Time: 6 minutes
Hans Bernd: The Journey
Author: Hans Bernd

I was born Hans Reiner Bernd in 1929 in Koblenz, Germany, the youngest of three children. I grew up almost as an only child, because my brother and sister were respectively fourteen and thirteen years older, and rarely at home. My parents both came from old, established German Jewish families. My father was a doctor…

Continue Reading Reading Time: 4 minutes
In the Little Shtetl of Vaysechvoos
Topics: vaysechvoos
Author: Susan Perlman

Chaike, the matchmaker of Vaysechvoos, exclaimed, What a shidduch I could make if he only were one of us.” By “one of us” she meant Jewish. And the person she was talking about who would make such a good match, if he were only Jewish, was Pavel. Since anyone could remember, Pavel would come to…

Continue Reading Reading Time: 3 minutes