Seconds often make the difference between life and death and new technology makes the difference…
Posted on: September 22nd, 2004Sections → Magazine → Archives
Socially inappropriate behavior is part and parcel of chronic illness.
Posted on: September 22nd, 2004Sections → Magazine
I recently attended an out-of-town simcha. Among the guests were several acquaintances whom I hadn't seen in several years.
Posted on: September 15th, 2004Sections → Magazine → Archives
I just got off the phone with my oldest grandson. He is four.
Posted on: September 8th, 2004Sections → Magazine → Archives
Loss is a personal and monumental event. It is different for everyone who experiences it.
Posted on: September 8th, 2004Sections → Magazine
I was at a wedding just the other day, and the music was deafening.
Posted on: September 1st, 2004Sections → Magazine → Archives
Last week, I wrote about the need to make Jewish institutions open to all Jews.
Posted on: August 25th, 2004Sections → Magazine → Archives
It is difficult and expensive to make old institutions accessible to wheelchairs.
Posted on: August 25th, 2004Sections → Magazine
Another Nine Days have come and gone, and we gratefully give a sigh of relief knowing that these days of deprivation - no meat, no swimming, no showering, no music, culminating in a 25 hour fast - no food or water - are finally behind us, and the rest of the sun-drenched summer is there for us to enjoy.
Posted on: August 18th, 2004Sections → Magazine → Archives
Working outside the home is difficult. For woman with a young family, it is even harder.
Posted on: August 11th, 2004Sections → Magazine
Earlier this month, I spent the July 4th weekend at an out-of-town Shabbaton.
Posted on: August 11th, 2004Sections → Magazine → Archives
I was privileged to participate in a support group of "well spouses".
Posted on: August 4th, 2004InDepth → Interviews and Profiles
From 1946 to 1975 Rav Miller was the rav of the Young Israel of Rugby in the East Flatbush section of Brooklyn. In 1975 the shul relocated to Ocean Parkway near Avenue R and was subsequently called Bais Yisroel Torah Center. Rav Miller served as the rav there until his passing in 2001.
Posted on: July 28th, 2004Sections → Magazine
We've all been to hundreds of weddings throughout our lives. Most of them have been the simchas of friends - some of very close family members.
Posted on: July 28th, 2004Sections → Magazine → Archives
The well spouse, despite the calm and in control mask s/he wears, tends to be a fragile creature.
Posted on: July 28th, 2004InDepth → Interviews and Profiles
What follows below should be read in light of what Orthodoxy in the United States was during the forties, fifties and sixties. Orthodoxy certainly looked at least 'externally' different than it does today. In general, Orthodox Jews dressed in a fashion similar to their gentile neighbors. Most Orthodox men were clean shaven.
Posted on: July 21st, 2004Sections → Magazine → Archives
This world is full of goodness. People are generous and caring and willing to help.
Posted on: July 21st, 2004InDepth → Interviews and Profiles
The third yahrzeit of HaRav Avigdor Miller, zt"l, occurred a few weeks ago. I had the privilege of knowing him as a talmid and on a personal level for more than 30 years, from about 1970 until his passing in 2001.
Posted on: May 19th, 2004Sections → Magazine
Several weeks ago, there was back and forth "dialogue" in the editorial pages of the Jewish Press concerning the very subjective view as to who is the more "authentic" Jew amongst the various segments of the Orthodox community.
Posted on: April 28th, 2004Sections → Magazine
With Pesach upon us, Jews must refrain from indulging in some of their favorite foods, drinks and even cosmetics for over a week.
Posted on: April 21st, 2004Sections → Magazine
In this week's Dating Primer column, Rosie Einhorn and Sherry Zimmerman write about the destructive nature of frequent, often unjustified criticism directed towards children and some of the repercussions of what they feel is unintentional but nonetheless genuine verbal abuse.
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