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Posted on: December 19th, 2007

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Last week I told the story of Chaya Leah, a well spouse. Chaya Leah had cared for her son's friend, Moishe, while his mother was sitting Shivah.

 

Posted on: December 19th, 2007

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Question: Are you satisfied with Eliot Spitzer's performance as governor?

 

Posted on: December 19th, 2007

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The Jewish community held a candle-lighting ceremony at the Presidential Palace, with the participation of President Lech Kaczyñski.

 

Posted on: December 12th, 2007

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The topic of discussion of the support group was our children. How do the children of the chronically ill cope?

 

Posted on: December 12th, 2007

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Last week, we celebrated Chanukah, commemorating the repossession of the Beit HaMikdash from the hands of the mighty Greek Army.

 

Posted on: December 5th, 2007

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A person becomes ill. In most cases his/her family will rally and be there for support.

 

Posted on: December 5th, 2007

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Located in Eastern Poland, Poznan is one of the oldest and leading Jewish communities in Poland-Lithuania.

 

Posted on: November 28th, 2007

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I recently published a letter from a woman named Mae. Mae could not understand why her mother, Sidney, had difficulty being accountable to her daughter for her whereabouts.

 

Posted on: November 28th, 2007

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Question: How do you celebrate Chanukah?

 

Posted on: November 21st, 2007

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Question: Does it bother you that an increasing number of Orthodox Jewish families don't celebrate Thanksgiving, viewing it as a secular holiday?

 

Posted on: November 21st, 2007

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In a family, where chronic illness lives, there are many caregivers. There is, of course, the well spouse.

 

Posted on: November 21st, 2007

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Before my most recent trip to Poland I gave my readers a chance to hire me to find the town of their origin in Poland.

 

Posted on: November 14th, 2007

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Last week, I shared a letter from a mother who wanted to call the whole compromise off as her children were not holding up their part of the deal.

 

Posted on: November 14th, 2007

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Last week's anniversary of Kristallnacht reminded us that the Shoah happened in a relatively cultured society.

 

Posted on: November 14th, 2007

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Question: Should rabbis insist on premarital counseling prior to officiating at weddings?

 

Posted on: November 7th, 2007

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On October fifth, my article called "Choking on a Short Leash" was in the Jewish Press.

 

Posted on: November 7th, 2007

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Every time I come to Poland there is some new sign of the resurgence of the religious Jewish community.

 

Posted on: October 31st, 2007

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Last week I discussed some of the things that Long Term Care (LTC) Insurance is, some that it's not, and why it is important.

 

Posted on: October 31st, 2007

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For the past few weeks I have been describing my trip through Poland to different graves of Polish tzaddikim of the past.

 

Posted on: October 31st, 2007

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Question: Is there really a "shidduch crisis" or is the term an exaggeration?

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