It has been my prediction all along that Netanyahu will turn the Knesset upside down just to leave Ben-Gvir out of the coalition.
I will try to explain the complicated Israeli political process in less than 300 words.
What’s wrong with us? The year is ending – and life is racing by – and all we want to do is finish the spiritual stuff as fast as possible so we can devour some chicken?
It's simple, when Jews move back to the Land, the “Geulah” – the redemption – gets much closer!
My wife and I were eating Friday night Shabbat dinner in one of the Israeli hotels, when we noticed a family sitting next to...
The job of Jews living outside of Eretz Yisrael is to do whatever it takes to start living inside!
In short, there are no Pinocchio’s in Judaism...
Don’t just ask when the fast ends… ask when the exile ends.
This is how the daughter of Pharaoh knew the baby was a Jew… by the way he cried! Tears of hope, not despair… weeping of yearning, not hopelessness.
We are clearly the “longshot” in every bet, yet we come through time and time again.
I can live to be 1,000 and will never understand how Memorial Day is commemorated in the USA.
Allow me to answer the question right away; we pray for both! But keep reading....
To deserve Israel is to fight for her.
The beginning of the month of Iyar saw us build the state and the end of the month saw us liberate the Temple Mount.
Many years ago, a major debate erupted in the new and young State of Israel...
A major injustice is occurring in Israel that I wanted to bring to your attention.
Listen closely and you’ll Yaacov Avinu; “My dearest children, stop building Jewish communities outside the land. Stop thinking that a trip every few years is enough. The Jewish nation needs you in Israel permanently. Move there with your family. Build a home, support the schools, grow the economy, plant some trees and defend the land.”
129 countries voted against the Jewish people... who do we blame?
Rabbis, politicians, community leaders, activists and successful businesspeople paying their respects to Jonathan Pollard. Where the heck were these people when he sat in prison for 30 years?
Rabbi Kahane gave us answers to "controversial subjects"… and most of them were not “politically correct” … but they were “Jewishly correct!”
Whether we like it or not, the eyes of the world are on little, tiny Israel. The NY times and CNN report about Israel as if we are the size of Russia and China combined!
When I can’t learn Daf Yomi with my regular Rav, I make sure to watch and listen to Rabbi Eli Stefansky’s amazing daf on...
Why do several men insist on davening in the women’s section in shul during the week?
Today’s anti-Semite has become very clever. He/she no longer says they hate Jews. That’s not nice and very politically un-correct. The buzz word these days is called “Anti Israel”.
Making the Desert Bloom-Just look at the pictures...
This past week, I read more articles and heard more jokes about Ben & Jerry’s than I have in the last 100 years… ok,...
No laundries, no showers, no swimming, and no pastrami sandwiches. It seems like the big expression during the Nine Days is: "Just say no!" Please allow me, therefore, to change things up a bit. Here is a list of things you can say "yes" to during this period.
Did anyone change their daily routine or – just like the ‘ol Pharaoh - are we still the same ‘ol Yossi, Rivka, Sarah and Chaim?
Plague after plague… but this time it wasn’t sent to Pharaoh, it was sent to us.
I would guess that you wouldn’t have thought that I would write such an article, but I did…