Their grandparents had already loosened their grip on religion and as the family disintegrated, materialism took its place.
My son continues to move slowly towards the army while working to complete his final year in high school.
I understand their angst. These are funds they have relied upon for decades in order to subsist.
Peace only happens when one side declares unconditional surrender or both sides really want peace.
Is it worth taking the chance that ‘some of our own’ may leave the fold in order to gain those who may come into the fold?
When I went to my first Shabbaton in the fall-early winter of 1963 I knew nothing of Torah Judaism.
It's a strange feeling to known that a missile is flying towards your country and there is nothing you can do about it.
Advisers close to the Prime Minister noted that this demand has already been accepted by the Palestinians.
It is worth looking at the full list but there is one entry that stands out as genuinely bizarre.
Does Israel really need the US to care for our security?
Our club, Northwest Racket and Swim in St. Louis Park, had a wonderful yoga program.
This is not the first time Rabbi Riskin has been featured in a video presentation which has raised eyebrows and caused controvers.
"I experienced first-hand many of the disastrous results of Yeshivish social-engineering."
This is not a post that I wanted to write, though I knew it was coming.
Hundreds of thousands of Jews participate in Daf Yomi at some point.
Kerry doesn't follow news from Israel very closely, he's too busy drawing up plans for Israel's return to Auschwitz borders.
I do not believe their feminist innovations will ever catch on with the mainstream.
One lone audience members dared to ask why give massive support to Syrians with millions suffering hardship in the UK.
Boys can play with dolls. Men can embrace their feminine side. Girls can play sports.
Those predictions are very dangerous and can cause more economic problems than our going our own way would have.
Reports indicate that terrorist Hezbollah forces — allies of Iran — have infiltrated the U.S. and have mapped out targets.
I don’t know who is responsible for the continuing attack against the IDF in Israel, but it's not my kind of Judaism.
The event was entitled “Who are the people in our neighborhood.”
Saeb Erekat is, once again, lying. Just as we caught him lying many, many times before.
As soon as he stepped out of the country, he was officially AWOL.