Israel at Sixty-four

Reason for hope and celebration this Yom Hatzmaut

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Israel is celebrating its 64th Independence Day, also known as Yom Hatzmaut, starting Wednesday evening, 25 April. To mark the occasion, ICEJ media director David Parsons spoke with Daniel Gordis, a prominent Israeli author and scholar who serves as senior vice president of the Shalem Center in Jerusalem.

Gordis tells us why, even admist all of Israel's challenges and painful memories, there is still much reason to be hopeful and celebrate this Yom Hatzmaut!