A Jewish organization creates unforgettable summer experiences for special needs kids and their parents.
Posted on: July 21st, 2016Judaism → Rebbetzin's Viewpoint
The Yiddishe neshamah can be likened to a computer. If you can’t find that pintele Yid, it’s only because you don’t know how to bring up the program – but, rest assured, the program is there
Posted on: July 14th, 2016Judaism → Rebbetzin's Viewpoint
While the devastating effects of lashon hara have had much exposure through shiurim and literature, there has been little focus on the deleterious effects of onas devarim/verbal abuse
Posted on: July 8th, 2016Judaism → Rebbetzin's Viewpoint
Could it be that we, like the Indians of yesteryear, are attempting to banish the insanity in our society and have forgotten the sweet sounds of the music that was once reflective of our simchas?
Posted on: June 30th, 2016Judaism → Rebbetzin's Viewpoint
Since our faith teaches that every person has a soul mate – bashert – designated by Heaven, how is it that so many cannot find their partners?
Posted on: June 23rd, 2016Judaism → Rebbetzin's Viewpoint
While Orthodox singles are more insulated from cultural influences, it has had an impact. The questions remain: Why can’t singles get married? What went wrong? Is it 'external influences'?
Posted on: June 17th, 2016Judaism → Rebbetzin's Viewpoint
Every generation has its own daunting shidduch challenges. Unfortunately, finding the right shidduch is not a new phenomenon, nor is it limited to our contemporary world.
Posted on: June 10th, 2016Judaism → Rebbetzin's Viewpoint
“Good luck to you,” I said. “That would take five different guys all wrapped into one. But more importantly, your ‘big fives’ are a bunch of zeros and do not add up to anything.”
Posted on: June 2nd, 2016Judaism → Rebbetzin's Viewpoint
A pervasive difficulty when dealing with singles is their failure to be realistic. Today’s successful shadchan not only has to be a matchmaker but often also assumes the role of a “life coach”
Posted on: May 26th, 2016Judaism → Rebbetzin's Viewpoint
It’s easy for anyone to lose his way, and once the downward spiral commences, the descent is rapid. Downhill is always easy, but with HaShem's help, every Jew can climb back up again.
Posted on: May 19th, 2016Judaism → Rebbetzin's Viewpoint
The Hebrew word for coincidence is 'mikreh.' It comes from “karah min Hashem – it happened from G-d.” G-d arranges our footsteps.” You must only learn how to listen.
Posted on: May 15th, 2016Judaism → Rebbetzin's Viewpoint
The difference between becoming widowed and becoming a divorcee is the former evokes compassion while the latter suffer differently enduring gossip
Posted on: May 6th, 2016Judaism → Rebbetzin's Viewpoint
The charge of G-d is not “Be blessed” but “Be a blessing” and it has been in our DNA since Avraham our Father
Posted on: April 28th, 2016Judaism → Rebbetzin's Viewpoint
“Please, Rebbetzin, give me a berachah that I should never forget to cry for the Beis HaMikdash. I’m so afraid I will forget and become oblivious to its loss. "
Posted on: April 21st, 2016Judaism → Rebbetzin's Viewpoint
Most Jews are not naïve but liberals who want to believe in a higher civilization –one that shuns cruelty and barbaric savagery, therefore they refuse to learn from our past.
Posted on: April 14th, 2016Judaism → Rebbetzin's Viewpoint
What is the meaning of Dayenu? Why does it play such a central role in our Pesach Seder?
Posted on: April 7th, 2016Judaism → Rebbetzin's Viewpoint
Many of us saw loved ones disappear through assimilation but the covenant of G-d we entered into at Sinai can transform anyone
Posted on: March 31st, 2016Judaism → Rebbetzin's Viewpoint
In our “enlightened” world the voice of prayer has become muted; regarded as something only a naïve, unenlightened person can take seriously
Posted on: March 24th, 2016Judaism → Rebbetzin's Viewpoint
Eretz Yisrael is a land of magic, a land where G-d Himself resides another proof that He has not forsaken us
Posted on: March 17th, 2016Judaism → Rebbetzin's Viewpoint
“Noch azoy ah churbon"--after such slaughter (the Holocaust) we must kiss every living Jew and embrace him with love”
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