The first month of 2014 has brought an intense high and a profound low.
The degree of connectivity we have with each other is unparalleled.
Ban on Jewish antisemitism in serious trouble…
It would make sense that an article about anticipation was itself anticipated!
Emunah - coping with a child's cancer.
Pirkei Avot teaches: 'who is wise? One who learns from all people.'
When a person plays hard to get, the dynamic of the foundation that they are creating is that of acquisition.
The post WW II era ushered in many new forms of idolatry, but none compares to the Idolatry of Peace.
Muslims & political influence in New Jersey.
Seventeen years ago today, the ‘Hebron Accords were implemented.
Despite what some rabbis would tell you, there is no halachic law against women serving in the army.
There is a dichotomy between personal, private prayer and public communal prayer.
I’d like to share my own recent account of what I think it means to be an "open source idealist."
J Street and Open Hillel claim they want openness and honesty in the discussion about Israel, but that's only for those who agree with them.
Any blueprint from the secretary of state to incorporate what Rabin defined as areas vital for Israel’s defense.
Much of what we know about 19th century Orthodoxy is false, including the provenance of the term Orthodox.
Tu B'shvat highlights the rejuvination and blooming of trees and the Jewish people.
In 1943, just before Yom Kippur, some 400 rabbis marched to the White House.
Unrefined spiritual taste buds cannot truly enjoy food, because they constantly desire to consume more.
The date for the end of one fruit crop and the beginning of the next is the 15th day of Shvat.