Support Migdal Ohr by purchasing letters in the Torah Scroll that will be written in honor of Rabbi Grossman’s 70th Birthday.
Posted on: December 9th, 2016
The first American to orbit the Earth, former astronaut John Glenn has died at 95. Rest in peace.
Posted on: December 8th, 2016
Sometimes the best way to honor and hold the memory of a departed soul is through building or planting new life. And so it was at Oz veGaon.
He visited the Bank of England and met the Chief Cashier, who presented him with one of the notes which he had forged in the concentration camp more than sixty years earlier.
Posted on: December 2nd, 2016
Unlike traditional Orthodox academies, Rabbi Goldstein's Diaspora Yeshiva appealed to students who identified with the nonconformist beatnik and hippie subcultures, adopting a neo-Chasidic approach.
Posted on: November 26th, 2016
Cuba's communist dictator Fidel Castro passed away at age 90.
Posted on: November 21st, 2016
The music of Modzitz will live on forever thanks to the eternal soul of Reb Ben Zion Shenker, z'l.
Posted on: November 17th, 2016
If you ask “What are you” – you destroy the world. If you ask “Who are you?” you build the world…” (Shlomo Carlebach).
Posted on: November 11th, 2016
Leonard Cohen passed away this week at age 82.
Posted on: October 31st, 2016
Labor Party to hold Rabin memorial after annual event fails due to lack of interest and funds.
Posted on: October 29th, 2016
The headstone of the late Pres. Shimon Peres, z'l, was unveiled in Jerusalem on Oct. 28, 2016.
Posted on: October 28th, 2016
Pres. Reuven Rivlin visits the grieving family of an Israeli Bedouin teen shot and killed by accident on the Israel-Egypt border.
Posted on: October 20th, 2016
An Israeli hiker was killed while he and his family were trekking along the Ganges River in India.
Posted on: October 14th, 2016
As a sign of a changing relationship between Jews and Blacks, in 1982 the Harvard Black Law Students Association objected to Greenberg's teaching a civil rights course jointly with black lawyer Julius L. Chambers.
Posted on: October 13th, 2016
After ruling for 70 years, the King of Thailand has passed away at the age of 88, leaving anxiety in his wake.
Posted on: October 11th, 2016
Brooklyn DA Ken Thompson passed away Sunday after a struggle with cancer.
Posted on: October 9th, 2016
"My son loved everyone, he was a joyful boy," the bereaved mother of an Israeli Air Force pilot told President Reuven Rivlin.
Much of his work consisted of de-constructing the prevailing approach viewing Rabbinic Judaism as a single religious movement within which the various Rabbinic texts were produced.
Posted on: October 6th, 2016
IAF Major Ohad Cohen Nov will be laid to rest in the Moshav Mazor Cemetery.
Posted on: October 5th, 2016
The OneFamily support organization lists the lives lost to terror since Rosh Hashana 2015.
Posted on: October 1st, 2016
"Shimon's story is ... the story of a people who, over so many centuries in the wilderness, never gave up on that basic human longing to return home."
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