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Honoring Our Differences

As Torahdik Jews we are expected to view every day as Parents Day.

ATARA: The Association For Torah And The Arts For Religious Artists

Some people dance, draw, make music and find joy in serving Hashem and communicating their feelings in service of Hashem.

Dear Dr. Yael

Often people think that when yo hit rock bottom, divorce is the only option.

Jewish Or American: What Comes First?

I take pride in being both American and Jewish and while I believe some people just identify with both and leave it at that, I also think it’s natural to consider which identity is foremost to you.

The Six-Day War Never Ended

Only the 6 Day War has presented the paradox of a victorious nation annihilating its enemies so thoroughly and then almost instantly suing for peace rather than setting the terms for surrender.

Yearning For Torah

The question bothered him very much and he decided to go to the town square where all the poor were gathered and ask them.

The Wonderful Diamond

Going to the Bais HaMikdash, Yosef Ben Yoezer’s son showed the magnificent diamond to the Kohanim. They were stunned by its brilliance and beauty and could hardly speak.

Tefillah: A Meeting With Hashem: Up The Mountain

But how, indeed, do we push all our worries and plans out of our minds while we daven?

Being A Nazir Isn’t For Everyone

We must never forget that each person has his specific purpose...

Revelation And Shavuot

There can be no experience so unequivocal and obvious as to conclusively prove the existence of God or the divine origin of His Torah.

Q & A: Standing During Chazarat Hashatz (Part III)

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. Menachem

Daf Yomi

A Dramatic Change ‘Where His Son Traveled Overseas….’ (Bava Basra 132a)

Chesed Shel Emes

Paula and her husband did far more than that – they went to visit her and managed to persuade her to allow them to apply for her to live in a Jewish home.

The Reunion

As crazy as it sounds, we never met face-to-face until we discovered that on the same Shabbos, she would be visiting her daughter in Monsey while I would be attending my grandson’s bar mitzvah.

‘He Who Cannot Swear Must Pay’ Does Not Apply To The Debtor’s Heirs...

The court is concerned the plaintiff might be exploiting the heir’s ignorance of his father’s business affairs and is trying to get paid a second time.

The Ultimate System Of Self-Perfection

The Even Ezra is teaching us a fundamental concept in growth: that we can shape our very reality.

The Myth Of Jerusalem’s Holiness To Muslims

Jerusalem meant so little to the Ottomans that, during World War I, they let it fall into British hands without a fight and even contemplated entirely destroying the city before pulling out.

Longing To Be A Saint

Maimonides holds there is not one model of the virtuous life, but two. He calls them, respectively, the way of the saint and the sage. It is this deep insight that led Maimonides to his seemingly contradictory evaluations of the nazirite

Israeli Checkpoint Prevents Another Massacre

I, prefer inconvenienced Palestinians to dead Jews any day of the week. The would-be murderer tried to get through the checkpoint byt the metal detector detected that he was carrying two pipe bombs.

Peace At Home And Among Our People (Part Two)

The eternal wisdom of Rebbetzin Jungreis (a”h) this week on making peace and fostering it in our families, our communities, and our people

The Power Of Torah

While there is a yeshiva in existence, the world will be full with knowledge of Torah. The moment the yeshiva ceases to exist, the Torah will be forgotten from the entire world.

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