We are called Yehudim as our essence is one of giving thanks.
Jewish women made their mark in education, welfare for the poor, and care for orphans, sometimes even manipulating public policy.
Does G-d answer our prayers? Definitely! Sometimes the answer is "Yes" and sometimes it's "No." And whatever God's answer, it's always what's best for us.
Nonetheless, to his political enemies – and there were many – his very name was an anathema.
Can Staten Island ever become a bustling Jewish neighborhood like Boro Park?
What sets this program apart from other similar programs is that its creators work to ensure that the curriculum stays relevant.
Personally, I believe scarves are more modest and appropriate headgear for Jewish women, but what to do? I’m a staunch wig person myself.
At a time when Maryland Jews lacked even the most basic civil rights, including the right to vote, Reuben Etting (1762-1848) joined many Colonial...
When should we be tough, soft, when are we truly honest with ourselves and our surroundings? And when are we just putting on a show.
The “Einstein letter” to which Teller refers is undoubtedly one of the most important and consequential letters in human history.
We will never find happiness when all we see is the surface of life, without examining its core.
Seeing the Jews so doomed, it was only natural to feel deep compassion, and from a humanitarian standpoint, to be impelled to help them.
Our music programs are designed to give children an unforgettable year that will help them develop in every area of their lives.
The most popular way of understanding kiddush Hashem is as any action you choose to do that brings honor and glory to G-d in the eyes of those around you.
The Jewish spirit lives in every branch of life and the Jewish heart palpates everywhere.
In honor of Sukkos, The Jewish Press decided to feature pictures of six of the winning designs.
There are so many examples of something that looks harsh or not pleasant when in fact it is for the benefit of the individual suffering.
The rights Rosen won for Jews included the right to emigrate, and he oversaw a tremendous exodus of some 400,000 Romanian Jews to Eretz Yisrael and elsewhere.
In Levy’s drawing, the children do not seem particularly enamored by having a chicken waived over their heads, as the boy seems to be shielding his eyes and the little girl seems to be recoiling in horror.
Asked what her reaction was to winning, Goldzal said, “I was so happy…because it showed people that eating kosher can be just as exciting and delicious.”
Life in this special land can be difficult. Sometimes what makes it so hard is not so much the physical work but the mental and spiritual work.
She found knotting a head scarf in a novel way or weaving multiple scarves together to be a creative outlet, one that she enjoyed and had strangers stopping her and asking her to share her techniques.
Broadly heralded as the contemporary embodiment of the Maccabees, some 30,000 Jewish volunteers from Eretz Yisrael served with the British Army during World War II, and more than 700 were killed in active duty.
If a fish has scales as a juvenile, but lacks them as an adult, is it kosher?
The 6th of September marks the 78th anniversary of the arrival of the HMT Dunera – a British passenger ship – into Sydney, Australia...