Reb Shlomo Zalman could not endure honorifics applied to him because of his enormous humility
She was determined that the Law class was Dina’s best chance of finding a husband, and that was the real reason she wanted her to go to college.
But who would have ever guessed that Hashem would unlock the key to the birth on same day as the English anniversary of our wedding.
In a way that decision was the first in a series of miracles with which Hashem blessed us.
And so it was that both those women whose lives had been saved in Yerushalayim only about a month earlier, were now in a Manhattan hospital with the woman who inadvertently had helped save their lives.
Tamar’s conduct bears an uncanny resemblance to Ruth's; virtuous outsiders at the margins of society
When I pulled up at their house, my worst fears were confirmed.
A Jew is an iconoclast, born to challenge the idols of the age,whatever the idols, whatever the age.
Yet, ultimately, looking back, these “setbacks” turned out to be really for the patient’s best – for the good.
Simply too many cases of prayers being answered to deny it makes a difference to our fate. It does.
Though braggarts come across as conceited, their boasting often reflects a low sense of self-regard
Dr. Schwartz had no other alternatives up his sleeve. He suggested my mother go home and think about what she wanted to do.
When Jacob was chosen, Esau was not rejected; G-d does not reject.
So why was she forever unceremoniously dumping them in the library after the long school day was over and virtually all the other students and staff members had already gone home?
Between Judaism and Islam there can be friendship and mutual respect as Abraham loved both his sons.
Several months ago, I made a serious effort to find an apartment in the "better" area but, alas, the rents were too high. I felt that I was stuck where I was.
“My mother raised us to independence, all of us,” Rivka says, which certainly plays itself out in the fact that all three children have taken a different path.
Surprisingly, my husband and one son arrived home over half-an-hour earlier than usual. I excitedly shared my perfect-timing story, but my better half one upped me easily.
The Babel story is the 2nd in a 4-act drama that's unmistakably a connecting thread of Bereishit
A humble person who achieves a position of prominence will utilize the standing to benefit others.