‘There was no uniformity and there were many certifications that were questionable. The challenge was to set the standard.’ Which the OU ultimately did.
We were not only “few against many,” but a small settlement of less than a million souls, with a few hundred rifles, fighting against six nations of 100 million Arabs with armies and planes and tanks.
These firsthand testimonies capture the miraculous events of 1948 from a uniquely religious perspective.
We should seek each other out and connect with community—so that we connect with the Divine.