Miracles and Faith in the Face of Terrorism: Father and Grandfather Speaks

Words from Chaim Silberstein father of terror victim Shira Ish-Ran
December 18, 2018

I would like to share with you my reflections on the tremendously tumultuous period that my family and I experienced this past week. It was marked by the two extremes of the death of our three-day-old grandson at the hands of murderous Arab terrorists, and the absolutely miraculous survival of our daughter Shira from the same attack. Shira’s husband Amichai Ish-Ran was also wounded in the terrorist shooting onslaught – surviving three bullets to his leg. Paying no heed to his own condition, he began the process of saving Shira’s life by stopping her heavily bleeding wound with his hands. A Magen David Adom ambulance medic named Betzalel Ben-Hamu, with Shira’s cooperation even as she fought off unconsciousness, continued the miracle. READ MORE

To help support the couple financially, please click here Friends of Shira & Amichai Rehabilitation Fund

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