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A Tale Of Two Tickets

16 Tammuz 5775 – July 3, 2015
How efficient to kill two birds with one stone – or booking. Actually three birds, since I invited a man I had commiserated with while waiting my turn to join me.

Super Men

22 Sivan 5775 – June 8, 2015
There are fathers who bravely step up to the plate and fill in the maternal vacuum with their love and devotion.

Machon Lev: A Win-Win Situation For Chareidim

13 Iyyar 5775 – May 1, 2015
The message being conveyed is that without “flour,” without the means to support oneself and one’s family, one’s focus on Torah will be impeded by worry.

The New Shidduch Crisis: Divorce

16 Adar 5775 – March 6, 2015
Times have changed and divorced people have sadly gone from being singularities to almost a sub-community.

Misguided Advice

18 Shevat 5775 – February 6, 2015
The role of the rav has expanded to include situations that have nothing to do with halacha.

One Word At A Time

12 Tevet 5775 – January 2, 2015
Parents should be quick to say something positive to a child even as they chide him or her for bad behavior.

Chanukah: Linking The Past With The Present

1 Tevet 5775 – December 22, 2014
Is the Torah offering nechama by subtly hinting that death brings reunion with loved ones who preceded you?

Chanukah: When Good Prevailed

14 Kislev 5775 – December 5, 2014
Was it possible that these butchers of Jewish children had been living the "good life" all these years?

Getting To Know You

29 Heshvan 5775 – November 21, 2014
Divorce from a vindictive, cruel spouse can be a lifelong nightmare when there are offspring.

Life Support

15 Heshvan 5775 – November 7, 2014
I believe that each person is half a soul and marriage reunites the two.

Politically Correct Krimkeit

1 Heshvan 5775 – October 24, 2014
The Presbyterian Church USA voted to divest from three companies that do business with Israel.

Beware Of The Krimme: Conclusion

18 Tishri 5775 – October 12, 2014
Sadly, there are mothers who, due to severe depression are unable or unwilling to prepare nourishing food for their children.

Beware The Krimme: Part III – In Memory Of Molly, a”h

1 Tishri 5775 – September 24, 2014
Not knowing any better, I assumed that Molly and her mother must be voracious readers.

Beware Of The Krimme (Part II)

18 Elul 5774 – September 12, 2014
Neglect, indifference or criticism can break a person's neshama.

Beware Of The Krimme

4 Elul 5774 – August 29, 2014
She told me that she was busy and that he could sit in his wet clothes for the rest of the day. It would teach him to be more careful.

A Daily Taste of Tisha B’Av

5 Av 5774 – August 1, 2014
Unpleasant happenings are quickly discarded if they do not affect us directly.

Apikores? Who Me?

21 Tammuz 5774 – July 18, 2014
I have always insisted that everything that happens to anyone or anything is min Shamayim.

No Miracle Doesn’t Mean Hashem Is Rejecting You

7 Tammuz 5774 – July 4, 2014
It is so hurtful to heighten people’s sense of inadequacy and guilt in a matzav that is already horrendous and difficult to bear.

Gun Control? How About Car Control?

23 Sivan 5774 – June 20, 2014
Make no mistake: in the wrong hands cars are weapons of mass destruction.

Happily Ever After?

9 Sivan 5774 – June 6, 2014
Where once divorce in heimische communities was relatively uncommon, nowadays every family has a son, daughter, sibling cousin who is divorced – sometimes twice or even three times!

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