yechiel eckstein

Rabbi Eckstein’s final interview

I believe that God is calling Christians and Jews together to bless Israel

By PAUL CALVERT
11/04/2019
RABBI YECHIEL ECKSTEIN greets new olim who arrived in Israel in 2015 on a IFCJ-funded flight

Unto the Nations: Life lessons from Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein

Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein not only distributed more charity for the Jewish people than anyone else in history, he brought about a revolution in Jewish-Christian relations.

10/03/2019
RABBI YECHIEL ECKSTEIN and his daughter Yael at Mount Arbel in the Galilee

Interfaith Relations: Evangelical-Jewish relations after Eckstein

How will the death of the IFCJ’s charismatic founder affect the future of Christian support for Israel?

IFCJ Global Vice President Yael Eckstein with a Holocaust survivor

Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein's daughter steps into the late rabbi's shoes

Yael Eckstein had known that she would be taking over for her father at the fellowship.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
27/02/2019
First immigrant flight lands in Israel since Rabbi Eckstein's death.

First Olim flight lands in Israel since Rabbi Eckstein's death

Olim on the flight were from Kiev, Odessa, Kharkov and Kropyvnytskyi.

14 Days: SACRED AWE

Ori Ansbacher, 19, was brutally murdered in Jerusalem’s Ein Yael forest on February 21, and was buried in her hometown of Tekoa the next day.

20/02/2019

The Human Spirit: His world was a wide bridge

In Chicago, Eckstein was the first Jew many of the Evangelical pastors had ever met and they were willing, even eager, to support Jews, Israel and Soviet Jewry.

Remembering Rabbi Yehiel Eckstein

“He felt that the best way to touch them would be to address them in their own language, to lower as much as possible all the barriers.”

13/02/2019
Funeral of Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein

Hundreds come to pay final respects to IFCJ founder Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein

“Yechiel was like the sun that shines one the world, and he shone on all Jews everywhere,” said Rabbi Berel Lazar.

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