Situated in the south of Jerusalem, the project benefits from one of the city’s most prestigious and desirable locales, nestled in a particularly attractive area between the Talpiot neighborhood and the green groves of Kibbutz Ramat Rachel.
Posted on: October 7th, 2014InDepth → Front Page
Of all the Jewish holidays, I would say Sukkos is far and away the least appreciated.
Posted on: October 1st, 2014InDepth → Front Page
In the recent Gaza war and its aftermath, we saw a totally illogical reaction from the world.
Posted on: September 23rd, 2014InDepth → Front Page
Rav Shlomo Wolbe states that every member of Klal Yisrael is dependent on the entire nation just as a leaf depends on the tree from which it grows.
Posted on: September 17th, 2014InDepth → Front Page
Rather than serving as a deterrent against terrorist attacks, Israel’s military strength and capabilities are instead looked at as an unfair advantage in the asymmetrical war in which it finds itself.
Posted on: September 10th, 2014InDepth → Front Page
You’re not going to change public opinion. The media are so biased you can’t get your story through. But what counts is America.
Posted on: September 3rd, 2014InDepth → Front Page
Although I was not a Zionist, like most others I knew in Agudath Israel in which I was active, I was zionistic.
Posted on: August 27th, 2014InDepth → Front Page
While there is no formula that will work for everyone, there are some strategies that if followed carefully and consistently can help our children – and us – gain the most from the upcoming school year.
Posted on: August 20th, 2014InDepth → Front Page
The world wars caused unimaginable anguish for the Jews but God also scripted a great glory for our people.
Posted on: August 13th, 2014InDepth → Front Page
Times reporter Anne Barnard reported (7/15) that Israel was to blame (so her Palestinian sources asserted) for its continued “occupation” of Gaza – which, Barnard failed to note, ended nearly a decade ago.
Posted on: August 6th, 2014InDepth → Front Page
I understand how two governments can negotiate a ceasefire, but terrorists by definition are not playing by the same rules as you are.
Posted on: July 30th, 2014InDepth → Front Page
For breaking his oath of allegiance, Tzidkiyahu was forced to witness the death of his sons before he himself was blinded and exiled to Babylon.
Posted on: July 23rd, 2014InDepth → Front Page
The anti-Israel camp does not need to win America fully to its side. Merely to neutralize it would radically alter the balance of power and put Israel in great jeopardy.
Posted on: July 16th, 2014InDepth → Front Page
Our rabbis told us it’s going to be very difficult before Mashiach comes. Should we fool ourselves?
Posted on: July 9th, 2014InDepth → Front Page
What defines kana’ut these days? Throwing rocks at passing cars on Shabbos? Burning an Israeli flag on Yom Ha’Atzmaut?
Posted on: July 2nd, 2014InDepth → Front Page
At a minimum, every child in our yeshivas needs to be taught how important it is, to the Jewish people and Israel, to utilize their right to vote and to cast an informed vote in every local, state and national election.
Posted on: June 25th, 2014InDepth → Front Page
The risks were great, but certain death awaited them if they remained. The gamble paid off, though the family was separated for the next four years of the war.
Posted on: June 18th, 2014InDepth → Front Page
What I cannot concede is the honesty of a reporter who cites a study in support of a proposition without telling his readers that the study actually concluded the opposite.
Posted on: June 12th, 2014InDepth → Front Page
My primary interest was in providing for my community, both spiritually and physically.
Posted on: June 3rd, 2014InDepth → Front Page
As a guide to others and a foremost member of the Great Assembly, Ezra provided strong leadership and a moral conscience to a people that had lost its way.
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