"I'm not trying to build another congregation. I'm simply helping people find the niche that's right for them."
When you write an English song, though, you’re really thinking of a theme or a message and the song almost becomes secondary.
I would suggest they read about Jewish history.
At one point, Jewish leaders warned Bergson that a particular newspaper ad he was planning was so strongly worded that it might cause pogroms.
In the year 2006, the university that had failed me proudly celebrated the 30th anniversary of its Jewish studies program.
What's the worst that could happen - a shidduch?
Probably the biggest mistake the terrorists made was to release some of the hostages, because when they got back to France they were debriefed by Mossad operatives.
He held no public office. Indeed, he rarely left his room. Yet the Vilna Gaon, remains one of modern Jewry's most influential figures.
The very first Jewish author I ever came across was Sadie Weilerstein.
The main source of anti-Semitism in this country is the left and its Muslim allies.
It occurred to me that there could be wisdom in a Dr. Seuss book.
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But I think the turning point was really Reagan. Since that time, I don’t think you find this anti-Semitic undertone.
I decided I needed to do something to give back.
“Anshie,” says Moully, “is willing to push the envelope by taking an age-old concept and making it contemporary."
What do you mean by “don’t know how to daven”? Ninety-nine percent of the people don’t know the melodies. They don’t know how to set the text together.
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Rav Yisrael Meir hoped to breathe some religious life into the spiritually-bereft settlement.
The small and intimate event felt more like a living room meeting than a lecture by a top foreign leader.
You rarely hear any of the extreme anti-Israel rhetoric that has become so widespread in other European countries.
Can anything be done to preserve Eastern Europe's numerous Jewish communities like Olomouc ?
Blogs are history. They still exist, but they are largely irrelevant
Maybe for a young couple to go so far away to be by ourselves and to open up to the world of China, Japan, Burma, and India would be an interesting honeymoon.
Yuval went on to produce more than ten film documentaries aimed at exposing secular audiences to Judaism and spirituality.
There’s a wide spectrum of behavior and beliefs among people, and people don’t always line up 100 percent the way other people expect them to.
"I always felt like my voice was a kind of beacon from within that connected me with something beyond myself."