Question: Is one obligated to stand while the shliach tzibbur repeats the Shemoneh Esreh? I have observed that some people stand during the whole repetition of the Amida while others sit most of the time.
Maybe it is the advent of social media, but today we often hear about various customs others practice and many of us have taken on those minhagim as well.
The thirteenth century was a turning point in Jewish-Church relations.
Mr. Leiner checked the calendar, and saw that April 13 came out on Chol HaMoed. I was considering taking off that day, Mr. Leiner told his boss.
When Shammai heard these words he was deeply hurt and was sure that the man had come only to offend and mock him.
Several lawmakers either testified or submitted testimony to the commission supporting a pay raise; some lawmakers, mainly Republicans, have called on the commission to reject a raise.
Weinreb shares with us his personal triumphs and tribulations, and lessons from his many travels across the Jewish world.
Unable to achieve their objectives through dialogue, negotiations, and good will – without an appreciation of Israel’s distinctiveness and differences – leaders of liberal/progressive Jewish organizations are turning their communities against Israel.
In light of these approaches, we can also suggest that by walking around Moshe was able to check out the true pulse points of the nation.
You cannot decide whether we should fight or not. We will... That decision is taken...
It will be recalled that JCPOA was adopted as an act of Congress – rather than, as would have been expected, a treaty.
Over two days the world’s premiere kashrus experts shared their insights, techniques, and teachings.
So, Mom, how are you keeping yourself busy now that we've all left home?
First, even had the president actually said something reprehensible, is it our job to reprimand him? Is that in the charter statements of these organizations?
The good news is that we are going to shatter all safety records in Brooklyn in 2017, in ways the naysayers said couldn’t be done.
While fashion rules were relevant at one point, fashion is now making a shift toward celebrating individuality and personal choices as apposed to "approved" trends.
Whether we are Israeli or American, let us give thanks for the freedoms we enjoy, and work every day to free others around the world from the chains of anti-Semitism, persecution, and violence.
Let's label Paddock for what he was: A diabolically evil person not a person suffering from mental illness.
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