Support Migdal Ohr by purchasing letters in the Torah Scroll that will be written in honor of Rabbi Grossman’s 70th Birthday.
Posted on: January 24th, 2007
I am often asked, "Where do you get all the information that you write about in your weekly column?"
Posted on: January 17th, 2007
One question that comes up repeatedly when talking about the lives of well spouses is, "Why do they stay in the marriage?"
The city of Lodz had once been the second largest Jewish community in all of Poland.
Posted on: January 10th, 2007
A man passes out in the street. A woman is in an accident. A senior suffers a heart attack.
As of December 4, 2006, an exhibition recapitulating the international project, "Do Not be Afraid to Know Me" is being presented in the Opole town hall.
Posted on: January 3rd, 2007
Imagine for a moment what it feels like to have raised your children, lost your spouse, and all your relatives (including your immediate family) live in a different state.
Saul Wahl's story is one of the most intriguing of all the legendary stories concerning Polish Jewry.
Posted on: December 27th, 2006
Question: Jonathan Pollard is serving his 22nd year in prison for espionage. Do you think his actions warranted a life sentence?
The Polish Jewish community held its first public menorah-lighting ceremony Sunday evening, the third night of Chanukah.
In the last three articles I have been sharing some ideas for visitation of the sick that were suggested to me by the chronically ill and their spouses.
Posted on: December 20th, 2006
The first two suggestions I received from people who were chronically ill, hospitalized, in nursing homes or just out of the hospital, were to keep your visits short and not ask questions or make comments that were invasive about the illness.
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum opened an exhibit last week remembering the children of the Lodz Ghetto.
Posted on: December 13th, 2006
Last week, I started providing feedback on how to visit the sick or chronically ill.
Recently the Jewish cemetery at Wysokie Mazowiecie held a ceremony marking the first stage of its restoration project.
Posted on: December 6th, 2006
We are taught that visiting the sick takes away a great deal of their pain.
Posted on: November 29th, 2006
Question: Should Hillary Clinton run for president in 2008? Would you vote for her?
As my husband deteriorated from his chronic illness, the first thing we did was get him a cell phone.
It is a little known fact in the Jewish world that Poland is famous for its artistic posters.
Posted on: November 22nd, 2006
Question: Do you celebrate Thanksgiving?
Whenever I go to nursing homes, I often wonder how the professionals see the residents.
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