Towards the end of this week’s parsha, God speaks about a malach that he will send in front of the Jewish people but it is not clear what He is referring to. We will consider one understanding
I remembered the years of bringing up six teenage daughters. Of course they weren’t all teenagers at the same time but sometimes it definitely felt like it.
Israel is the target of secret surveillance by so-called friendly intelligence organizations.
Ellison represents the extreme left wing of the Democratic Party, just when the party -- if it is to win again -- must move to the center
Trump has flaws, no doubt, but the vicious campaign against him is so disgusting that I can't stand it, and the mainstream Jewish community is as stupid as ever.
The funeral should have been held on the day Peres died, as is customary in Judaism. Then it would have been impossible for most of these political celebrities to be here.
Yes, indeed the permanent, knee-jerk reaction is to tell WOMEN to make a change that may help bring about a refuah for someone sick or for some other ill that plagues a community.
Netanyahu is right to excoriate Palestinians demand to purge Jews as ethnic cleansing, but what are the perils entailed in them dropping that demand?
"Israeli forces acted to protect additional vehicles from immediate danger and fired toward the suspects and bystanders were mistakenly hit."
"It's very sad that the prime minister and the media follow misinformation."
So on both sides of the spectrum, the yetzer hara either should be unable to convince the person it is permitted – or it shouldn’t need to do any convincing.
What’s wrong with the Right? When the Left is in power, it rules and leads the nation according to its principles, while when the Right is in power, the Left continues to impose its principles?
This concept has great relevance to us both on the receiving as well as on the giving end.
As frustrating as it may be for Israel’s critics, support for Zionism is baked into the DNA of American politics.
I don’t know that the majority of the Haredi world actually considers memorials to IDF fallen soldiers to be idolatry.
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