Support Migdal Ohr by purchasing letters in the Torah Scroll that will be written in honor of Rabbi Grossman’s 70th Birthday.
Posted on: September 26th, 2016Blogs → Emes Ve-Emunah
If reports are true, one of America’s preeminent Rabbis, Rabbi Gedalia Dov Schwartz, head of the RCA Beis Din, has been dishonored by Israel's Chief Rabbinate which rejected conversions he approved
Posted on: September 21st, 2016Blogs → Emes Ve-Emunah
Clinton said we first need to examine the facts of the attack. Well… of course. But I did not hear any determination in her voice. Not this time and not really ever.
Posted on: September 13th, 2016Blogs → Emes Ve-Emunah
If one looks at the range of tuition one would have to pay per child, one might get sticker shock. It doesn’t take a genius in math to multiply those figures by 5, or more, children.
Posted on: August 16th, 2016Blogs → Emes Ve-Emunah
I always wonder how women wearing the Niqab, a veil that covers up the entire face except for a slit at eye level, take ID photos, eat-DRIVE?
Posted on: August 15th, 2016Blogs → Emes Ve-Emunah
To say that Rabbi Eckstein is controversial is an understatement. But I happen to believe that he is getting a bad rap from most of the Orthodox world.
Posted on: August 2nd, 2016Blogs → Emes Ve-Emunah
I have to question why anyone today would want to do something that is so unaccepted instead of focusing more on those thing which are.
Posted on: July 25th, 2016Blogs → Emes Ve-Emunah
tudies now show that the rate of growth in Orthodoxy now exceeds the dropout rate. “Increasingly, Orthodox Jews are choosing to remain Orthodox” says Professor Waxman.
Posted on: July 17th, 2016Blogs → Emes Ve-Emunah
Trump polled well below Clinton initially after his nomination was assured. Since Clinton has proven to be a careless and sloppy liar she is deemed less trustworthy the Trump, he is now running even
Posted on: July 11th, 2016Blogs → Emes Ve-Emunah
Hillary's actions may not have warranted a criminal charge, according to FBI Director Comey, but it certainly calls into question her qualifications for President
Posted on: July 6th, 2016Blogs → Emes Ve-Emunah
I strongly oppose having rabbis vet suspicions since there will be an inherent, if unintentional, bias favoring an accused abuser, especially if he is otherwise a respected member of the community.
Posted on: July 5th, 2016Blogs → Emes Ve-Emunah
US Jews owe a tremendous debt of gratitude - Hakaras HaTov - to America, a country where we enjoy a historically unprecedented level of freedom.
Posted on: July 4th, 2016Blogs → Emes Ve-Emunah
Something has changed about the rabbinate in recent years. Most notably in the area of conversions to Judaism.
Posted on: June 29th, 2016Blogs → Emes Ve-Emunah
Stats on those who went off the Derech: 19% do it based on finding contradictions to what they have been taught or lack of proof; 31% say they do it for other intellectual reasons
Posted on: June 7th, 2016Blogs → Emes Ve-Emunah
Shooting the animal was apparently the only way to do save the child. That should have been the end of the story. Instead, it was the beginning of public outcry
Posted on: May 23rd, 2016Blogs → Emes Ve-Emunah
If a secular or Dati Jew is subject to be put in harm’s way, so too should a Charedi Jew--Everybody’s blood is red.
Posted on: May 18th, 2016Blogs → Emes Ve-Emunah
Most Mechanchim currently struggle on the salaries they are paid. How should the Torah world address this shameful situation?
Posted on: May 16th, 2016Blogs → Emes Ve-Emunah
Incorporating ideologies that contradict Jewish norms is not the way to conserve Judaism, bor restore Modern Orthodoxy.
Posted on: April 14th, 2016Blogs → Emes Ve-Emunah
The Jewish Press wished a Mazal Tov to the couple married on Har HaBayit. My response: How many Jews are going to be killed because of this?
Posted on: April 12th, 2016Blogs → Emes Ve-Emunah
I admire Lila Kagedan's resolve and commitment but insisting on a title to break a barrier for women will serve only to divide us further.
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