c 1476 BCE- Yom Hameyuchas (The Day of Distinction)

On this day, when Moses first ascended Mount Sinai, the LORD told Moses to tell people of Israel: "You shall be My chosen treasure from among all the nations, for all the earth is Mine. You shall be to Me a kingdom of priests and a holy nation" (Exodus 19:4-6).


1096- Crusaders massacre the Jews of Neuss, Prussia.


1415- The Talmud was condemned in a bill issued by Pope Benedict XIII.


June 10, 1967- Sixth day of the Six Day War. Israel liberated Quneitra from Syrian control.

Torah Portion

שׁלח לך (Sh'lach)



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Today is

Yom Sheni, 21 Sivan, 5779

Monday, June 24, 2019


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