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Spiritual Cafe: Jacob Returns to the Promise Land
On This Violent ‘Day of Rage,’ a/k/a Friday, Closure Imposed on PA Villages

November 27, 2015 - 9:17 PM
In Wake of New Intifada Netanyahu Cabinet Reevaluating Letting the Palestinian Authority Collapse

November 27, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Ramming Attack in Beit Ummar near Hebron

November 27, 2015 - 12:52 PM
Israel Discusses Collapse of Palestinian Authority

November 27, 2015 - 12:11 PM
Israel to Open Visible Mission in Abu Dhabi

November 27, 2015 - 11:24 AM
Obama Compares First US Pilgrims with Syrian Refugees

November 27, 2015 - 11:19 AM
Islamic Terror in Europe Turning Israel into West’s Best Friend

November 27, 2015 - 10:59 AM
New ‘Riot Kits’ Help Protect Soldiers and Police from Terrorists

November 27, 2015 - 10:20 AM
Teenage ‘Scissors Terrorist’ Complains ‘I Was Just Defending Myself’ [video]

November 27, 2015 - 8:50 AM
Terrorist Killed after Injuring 2 in Ramming Attack on Dead Sea Highway

November 27, 2015 - 7:44 AM
‘Breaking the Silence’ Regret Use of their Work Against Israel

November 26, 2015 - 10:54 PM
Canada to Give Priority in Entry to Gay Refugees, Banning Single Straight Men

November 26, 2015 - 6:26 PM
IAEA Chief Warns No Guarantee All of Iran’s Nuclear Material is for Peaceful Activities

November 26, 2015 - 6:23 PM
IAF Policy: No Downing of Russian Aircraft Penetrating Israeli Airspace

November 26, 2015 - 5:47 PM
El Al Delays Flight to Rule Out Terror at Amsterdam Airport

November 26, 2015 - 5:05 PM
Yesha Council, Leaking Central Command Chief Meeting Ends in Lovefest

November 26, 2015 - 5:01 PM
Russia Shuts Border Gates to Turkish Trucks

November 26, 2015 - 4:33 PM
Update 4:22 PM: Soldier dead, 3 Seriously Hurt after Bus Overturns in Samaria.

November 26, 2015 - 4:02 PM
Abbas Tells Kerry No One Can Stop Violence – at Same Time PA Promotes It

November 26, 2015 - 3:31 PM
Former ‘Lone Soldier’ from NY Serves up Turkeys for American Olim

November 26, 2015 - 3:14 PM
New Jersey Businesswoman Launches ‘Give18’ for Victims of Terror

November 26, 2015 - 2:36 PM
Russia Punishes Turkey by Importing Tomatoes from Israel

November 26, 2015 - 1:54 PM
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Gavel and Court Lawyers Called Upon to Use Their Legal Skills to Fight for Israel

The Activist Lawyer Seminar will be held on March 7 to March 13 in Jerusalem and Northern Israel.


Posted on: December 11th, 2014

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Because she is keenly aware that anti-Semitism may start with the Jews but never ends with the Jews, she makes the logical connection between the opprobrium for both America and Israel so commonplace on the political left.


Posted on: December 11th, 2014

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In this narrative of history, it is the third world Palestinians who are victims of the marauding Jews, of course.


Posted on: November 28th, 2014

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Their memoirs capture these experiences through a Torah-faith point of view.


Posted on: November 28th, 2014

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The penultimate section of the book serves as a primer to modern Biblical scholarship and Orthodox responses.

Winter 2014 cover

Posted on: November 26th, 2014

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Rabbi Maurice Lamm

Posted on: November 26th, 2014


Creativity without clarity is not sufficient for writing. I am eternally thankful to Hashem for his gift to me.


Posted on: November 5th, 2014

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While still a student in a small Midwest college she learns that her aunt in New York has passed away, resulting in her life turning topsy turvy.


Posted on: September 23rd, 2014

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For each weekly reading, Rabbi Grysman begins with a synopsis of the Torah portion, followed by a focus on a major issue.


Posted on: August 29th, 2014

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Goldsmith himself went on his own “voyage of discovery” to the places where his grandfather and uncle landed and were sent.


Posted on: August 22nd, 2014

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Leon experienced the War of Independence from a soldier’s perspective, while remaining true to his Jewish ideals and beliefs.

Israeli flag flying in Zichron Yaakov, Israel

Posted on: August 4th, 2014

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"Fields of Exile" provides a glimpse into the horrors of academic anti-Israelism, experienced by one firmly rooted in the left.


Posted on: August 1st, 2014

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A chacham striving for self-control over his emotion to act vindictively against someone who wronged him should make use of the concept of hashgachah pratisto achieve this goal – as if the aggressor had no free-will and was compelled to wrong him.


Posted on: August 1st, 2014

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This work contains three important essays on the essential questions of modern religious Tanach study.


Posted on: July 21st, 2014

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Written entirely through Frayda’s eyes, the reader is drawn by her unassuming personality.


Posted on: July 21st, 2014

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Adopting an ancient exegetical approach that is based on midrashic readings of the text, thematic connections that span between various books of the Bible are revealed.


Posted on: July 21st, 2014

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While Lipman comes from an ultra-Orthodox background and is an Orthodox rabbi, he offers a breath of fresh air when he suggests that “polarization caused by extremism and isolationism in the religious community may be the greatest internal threat to the future of the Jewish people”


Posted on: July 14th, 2014

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“Have you forgotten your dreams?” The Hope Merchant asks a defeated and hopeless Lily when she “happens” upon his shop.


Posted on: July 14th, 2014

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The universe was created by God out of nothing; it has not always existed.


Posted on: July 14th, 2014

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He combined intellectual achievement with deep spirituality and religious devotion.


Posted on: July 9th, 2014

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Of course it is disingenuous to tell a person from a non-rabbinic, non-rosh yeshiva home to make an effort.

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