Support Migdal Ohr by purchasing letters in the Torah Scroll that will be written in honor of Rabbi Grossman’s 70th Birthday.
Posted on: March 26th, 2008
People are on edge when it comes to the topic of anti-Semitic occurrences in Poland.
Question: What's your favorite Jewish holiday?
Posted on: March 19th, 2008
You might think it odd talking about Yom Kippur just days before Purim. But actually that is exactly why I am thinking so fondly of our holy fast day.
Throughout Jewish history there have been many defining moments.
Many years ago my mother had heart surgery. The procedure was relatively new then.
Question: What will you dress up as this Purim?
Posted on: March 12th, 2008
Question: Is capital punishment "cruel and unusual"?
It was only last week that thousands of Chassidim went to Lejask (Lizhensk) in order to commemorate the 222nd yahrzeit of the tzaddik, Noam Elimelech of Lejask (1717-1786).
Posted on: March 5th, 2008
As parents, it is our job to help our children develop and grow into adulthood in small steps.
Question: What do you miss about life in Russia?
While the Civil War was raging at the end of 1862, General Ulysses S. Grant sent the following letter to the Assistant Secretary of War:
The poem "The Road Not Taken" by renowned American poet Robert Frost expresses the gnawing curiosity that a traveler knows he will always have about the road that he didn't take.
An event, thought to be impossible after the Shoah, took place in Lodz.
Posted on: February 27th, 2008
Question: Which 20th century leader did you admire most?
I met an adult child, whose father had been chronically ill from the time she was three years old.
Over the past few weeks, I have been sharing contact information about various secular organizations in Poland.
Posted on: February 20th, 2008
When my mother-in-law was dying of cancer, the family came from all over to be with her that summer before her death.
One of the subjects I was taught as a young child in the excellent day school I attended in Toronto (at the time called Associated Hebrew Day Schools) was Tefillah.
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