Miriam Peretz: A mother who inspires hope amid loss

"I can choose to cry over my destiny, but every morning I wake up and look for the miracles in my life and thank God for the little lights. The miracle is that I can stand."

May 19, 2016 13:39
Miriam Peretz

Miriam Peretz at the recent launch of the English translation of her bestseller, ‘Miriam’s Song.’. (photo credit: ANAV SILVERMAN)


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The story of Miriam Peretz has touched the hearts of many and has left a lasting impression on the consciousness of the Jewish state.

Peretz, 62, a mother to six children, lost two sons in the span of 12 years during Israel’s battles with Hezbollah and Hamas.


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