With all the talk today about immigration, we asked some ofour rabbanim to answer the following question...
The secret to change is to stop wishing and to start making real resolutions
May we be forgiven for these and all our mistakes and sins...
In every generation, the shofar blow is not like other sounds. Those sounds we listen to with our ears, but to the shofar we listen with our souls. ALL Jews always thirst for this cry of longing.
Hanukah Cheer from David Herman, Jerusalem's troubadour.
Sephardic Jews are very strict in not keeping hametz in their homes during Pesah.
Once this took place, no Beit Din could annul its practice but for an entirely different reason. A minhag accepted by klal Yisrael becomes an obligation that must be practiced.
Asara B’Teves, the 10th of Teves, commemorates the beginning of the siege of Jerusalem by the Babylonian ruler Nebuchadnezzar that ultimately culminated with the First Temple’s destruction on the 9th of Av the following year.
Israel projects global material illumination not always the light of "morality" meant by the Navi
A new tune for Maoz Tzur-Happy Chanuka!
In honor of Sukkos, The Jewish Press decided to feature pictures of six of the winning designs.
Yom Kippur commemorates God's covenant with the Jewish people & forgiveness for the Golden Calf sin
Purim is the battleground of extremes, Amalek and Yisrael, with Zoroastrian Persia in between.
Rules and guidance for the Jewish national period of mourning.
As we enter the Days of Awe, we must recognize that it is a joy to honor and serve true royalty.
Simchat Torah sameach!
The victory of the Jewish idea is celebrated on Lag B'Omer. It fits neatly between Israeli Independence Day and Yom Yerushalayim. These three days are all driven by the same spirit: the liberation of Jewish peoplehood, the return to the land, and the reemergence of authentic Jewish culture.
Yom Kippur is observed on the tenth day of Tishrei - an Acadian word for forgiveness and Genesis.
If you had an important court date scheduled – one that would determine your financial future, or even your very life – you'd be...
The Lemba tribe (Southern Africa) have an oral tradition they're descendants of Israel's Lost Tribes
The great Jewish mistake was thinking the more we became like others, the more accepted we'd become
This Purim let your wine bottles join in the fun – let them dress up too! Use them to compliment your Mishloach Manos or have them make a grand appearance at the seudah. Simple and inexpensive this is a great family project.