Jewish Journal

Rabbi Nechemia Wilhelm

  • Report From Phuket Faith and Tsunami:  A Rescue Mission

    January 6, 2005 | 7:00 pm


    Ten minutes after the tsunami hit, my phone started ringing. It's been ringing ever since, 24 hours a day -- husbands looking for wives, mothers looking for daughters, friends looking for their traveling companions.

    As one of the Chabad emissaries living in Southeast Asia, I was...