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Posted on: February 11th, 2009

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Among the many posthumous additions to Rav Joseph B. Soloveitchik's literary legacy, one book always seemed conspicuously absent: a Soloveitchik Haggadah in English.

 

Posted on: February 11th, 2009

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NEW YORK - Rabbi Noach Weinberg, the founder and dean of the sprawling global outreach operation Aish HaTorah, was being called a "unique visionary" following his death in Jerusalem.

 

Posted on: February 4th, 2009

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Techeles, the blue strings the Torah requires Jews to wear on their ritual tzitzis garments, has long been thought of as a "dead" mitzvah. Sometime in the 7th century apparently (possibly due to the Arab conquest of Israel) Jews stopped producing techeles strings and the identity of the chilazon, from which the blue dye originates, was subsequently lost.

 

Posted on: January 28th, 2009

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Esther Kandel, an Orthodox Jewish mother of three, was a Zionist her whole life. But only recently has her heartfelt love of Israel burst forth in an explosion of activism.

 

Posted on: January 28th, 2009

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Dear Dad, I had planned to write a different article for your ninth yahrzeit, but everything that has happened this past year has led me instead to contemplate the wonderful teachings you and Mom (may she live and be well) instilled in us, both by word and by example.

 

Posted on: January 14th, 2009

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She was a very small woman physically, but she was a giant in Mitzvot and chesed.

 

Posted on: January 14th, 2009

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The war in Gaza overshadowed what should have been the recent headline-making arrival of Jewish-American Olympic gold medalist Ben Wildman-Tobriner to the Jewish state, as Taglit-Birthright Israel's 200,000th participant.

 

Posted on: January 14th, 2009

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Mother-in-law/daughter-in-law relationships do not have to be "complicated," but in many cases they are.

 

Posted on: January 14th, 2009

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Last Shabbos Jerry Bechhofer was standing in shul as always - two rows in front of mine, tall and smiling.

 

Posted on: December 31st, 2008

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In last week's column about the collection Mekabtziel published by Yeshivat Ahavat Shalom of Jerusalem, we noted that the volume contained a number of articles and studies on various subjects.

 

Posted on: December 31st, 2008

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Dmitriy Salita, the Orthodox Jewish boxing sensation, may finally get the opportunity he's been waiting for.

 

Posted on: December 31st, 2008

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It was erev Yom Kippur 2002. Earlier that day, Aliza Lavie had read an interview in an Israeli newspaper with Hen Keinan, who lost her mother and baby daughter in a suicide attack in Petach Tikvah the previous May and had since moved to the United States.

 

Posted on: December 29th, 2008

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He was Yonatan (Yoni) Netanyahu's godfather. President Teddy Roosevelt counted him as a friend.

 

Posted on: December 29th, 2008

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A small band of haredi biomedical pioneers, ensconced in the Lev Institute of the Jerusalem College of Technology, is on the verge of perfecting revolutionary peptide-based medicine that could cure a variety of life-threatening cancers and debilitating autoimmune diseases such as Crohn's disease.

 

Posted on: December 17th, 2008

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Three months ago, Chaim Spero, the father of an autistic child, wrote an op-ed piece for The Jewish Press about his son's recent bar mitzvah. He never expected what followed.

 

Posted on: December 17th, 2008

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Five recent sold-out benefit comedy performances in Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Modiin, Beit Shemesh and Ra'anana featuring four well known American stand-up comedians provided a unique charitable venue for the Koby Mandell Foundation - the renowned terror victims outreach organization helmed by Rabbi Seth and Sherri Mandell. Their son Koby was stoned to death by Arab terrorists in May 2001.

 

Posted on: December 3rd, 2008

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Fear and trepidation were Helen Jonas's every day companions while she served as a housemaid in the villa of Amon Goeth, the notorious Nazi commander of Plaszow concentration camp near Krakow, Poland. Six decades after those horrid years, Jonas received a letter from Monika Hertwig, Goeth's daughter. She wanted to meet her.

 

Posted on: November 26th, 2008

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Now your rabbi has proof that coming to shul is good for you.

 

Posted on: November 12th, 2008

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Rabbi Yaakov Yosef Reinman is a man of multiple faces.

 

Posted on: October 29th, 2008

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Not often does someone ask me to write his obituary. But that's precisely what Chazzan Frankel asked me, mostly in jest, as we exited a subway station together about a year ago. Last Shabbos he passed away from heart failure, four months shy of his 90th birthday.

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