Gideon Archive

Sex in Judaism

  by Gideon “Sex is the most powerful, all-pervasive force in human experience. It may be intensely personal, meaningful, and creative at one moment, and depersonalized, meaningless, and careless the next. Much of its glory is …

Spotlight: Ofir Ben Shitrit an Israeli Singer

by Gideon In 2013, at the age of 17, Ofir Ben Shitrit, an Orthodox Jewish Israeli singer, won a 2nd place on Israel’s version of “The Voice,” a television singing competition. Ofir Ben Shitrit was suspended from …

Israeli Military News – Web Publications

by Gideon The IDF remains in a state of readiness, prepared for every eventuality. These are few examples, collected from the web, about what the IDF has been doing lately. USAF aircraft fly above Israel during …

The Emperor, the Sultan, and the Pirates

by Gideon In response to the Spanish Expulsion and to the terror that the Spanish inquisition inflicted on Jews who converted to Christianity and were suspected of practicing Judaism in hiding, Jews fought back. In most …

Shlomi Shabat – Live

Shlomi Shabat is an Israeli vocalist who sings in the Mizrahi style. He was born in Israel to a family that immigrated from Turkey. He sings in Hebrew, Turkish, and Spanish. The following is a collection of …

Should I continue to believe in Trump?

  by Gideon I don’t know if President Trump realizes what the relocation of the American embassy to Jerusalem means to the American Jewish community. His failure, so far, to deliver on his promise is troubling.  …