Prof. Wyman’s studies led him to realize how little Christians in America did in response to news of the raging Holocaust, and that shook him to his core.
We should certainly object to exploitation and harsh working conditions, but to object to work makes no sense whatsoever.
What about the Gemara that says you can squeeze out a cluster of grapes on Erev Shabbos and make Kiddush on Shabbos? They said that’s only if you didn’t treat the grape juice chemically to prevent it from fermenting.
It would have been so simple to save him. The doctor lived only two blocks away, but no one called him. That’s when I realized that every single day people die waiting for an ambulance.
Putin is reported to have personally ordered the assassination of a former Soviet intelligence agent in the UK. They have no way of knowing such a fact – because it isn’t a fact, and it makes no sense.
Women are going to bring Moshiach. There are things I have to do. Times are changing and I must do it!
“No country in the history of the world ever contributed more to the welfare of humankind in such a short period of time than Israel,” affirms the longtime professor, lawyer and author, soon to turn 80.
There is a growing number on the right that doesn’t like to talk about the bad things Poles did in the past.
Azerbaijan’s Ambassador to the United States Elin Suleymanov discusses Jerusalem, Iran and its strong ties with Israel
At a pace of about once every two weeks, we thwart a specific terror attack somewhere in the world. So people tend to be thankful about that.
How did a teenage Torah genius, armed only with the Word of God, survive so many near-death experiences?
Unable to find employment, Irena could not afford to feed her children every day, so they became sickly and malnourished.
I liked the promise of a new future, but I didn’t understand why it had to be anti-Zionist or anti-Jewish.
I understood that if I don’t get involved to represent the younger generation and fight for what we believe in, no one will do it instead of us.
It’s scandalous. Purim is supposed to be a celebration of kabalas haTorah, accepting the Torah.
As a result of the Arafat scandal, a congressional committee commissioned a study of the museum’s management.
At that point, I think I did go into some kind of emotional depression. I lost the way I connected to God. It’s something I didn’t realize I lost until I found it again, living here in Israel.
Britain was so undermanned and under-armed at this point that a Jewish army of 50,000-100,000 soldiers could have made a significant military impact.
It is a beautiful tribute to his memory that their deepest memories are of him learning and teaching Torah. And that truly was his life.
When did this helpless feeling change for you?
As the political situation in the neighboring Arab countries grew more precarious, Jews from Iran, Iraq and Syria began making their way to Lebanon.
You have to be willing to start over when things aren’t working out. Sometimes it’s physically starting over and sometimes it’s a mental thing.
In an exclusive interview with the Jewish Press, Israel’s Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely explained that donor nations should condition their funding to UNRWA based upon a reform in the school curriculum. MK Dr. Anat Berko argued that UNRWA is beyond reform.
I want to be able to appeal to kids across the board.
If the best laid plans fail, what about the poorly considered?