Connect To Disconnect

Both "Half-Shabbat" & R’ Yosef's opinion champion an extreme. There most certainly is a happy medium

Powerful Knowledge or Blissful Ignorance?

At what age should the realization start setting in for kids that we live in an uncertain society?

The Threat IS Real

I never want to choose between being British or Jewish but if it came to it I’d choose a yellow star

Inspirational Living

What actually inspires me? What do I see or do that really leaves me speechless and breathless? I realized that I had no answer and that upset me. Deeply.

The Constant Question

Jewish Press Online wishes the new Selena Myers, one of our favorite bloggers, a hearty MAZAL TOV!

It’s Trump Time

A view on Trump from across the pond. Jewish Press blogger, Selena Myers, expounds on the changing of THE Guard in Washington.

Welcome to Motherhood

Then I realised – I was a mother. I was the person this little girl looked to when she wanted to share her happiness or be comforted through her sadness.

July 10 – It’s THAT Time Again

Who knows what the future holds? So I’ll stop making Hashem laugh at my plans & start smiling at His

The Born Identity

"Mispachology": Theory you share a common link with someone you’ve never met or been in contact with

A Flickering Flame

Slowly, Jewish core characteristics are fading. Sadly, we’re blending in, no longer a nation apart.

The Divided Kingdom

Every morning, without fail, there is a new story about anti-Semitism, attacks on Jews, anger towards Israeli policy and another disgraceful act Jeremy Corbyn has done in the past.

Finding Strength Through a Higher Power

With it seems more lives than a cat, I now recognize Hasgacha Pratis is HaShem's involvement in life

The Simple Life

Judaism is all about celebration. Between the simchas and the holidays, there are many occasions for celebrating, But the expense-oh the expense!

Pesach’s Message for Modern Times

We are at our strongest when we are united, and we are never more united than when we feel pain. We are not free, we never will be-until Mashiach

Rabin’s Right To Live

Those who called for Rabin's death are no better than the assassin who pulled the trigger.

Breaking Out of The Box

The 'box issue' seems to be a notion that everyone can be categorized, which is most certainly a lie

Beating the Odds

A daughter's loving present to her ailing father, a famous chazzan, on his birthday

Remembering Dark Days

I walked out of Majdanek concentration camp knowing that decades ago, no one else was able to.

Bridging Fear and Faith: Do You Feel Safe?

The cabbie, Mohammed said to me,"I'm supposed to hate you. That's what we believe. But I don't."

Young, Free and on a Travel Spree

I know this is how the religious world works, and I'm part of it, I can't support teenage matrimony

Natural Faith

While we lavish in the good times and praise G-d, we must suffer through the bad ones....and STILL praise G-d

To Be Or Not To Be – That Is The Question

“You’ve been out on enough dates, are you going to marry him?” Many times I’ve choked at this point.

Different Style; Same Smile

I hope in time people look past my sheitl to see the fun/silly/daft & sometimes stupid real me again

Trusting Your Religion

Some say that we have the ability to choose so that we can shape our lives and undergo tests impartially. The way I see it, free-will is a gift of trust.

Come Back to Reality

Many look at other people’s lives as posted to Social Media and just feel jealous

No Labour of Love

Are Jewish people safe in Britain?

Fighting Back The Fear

I find myself rushing through a shopping center because it seems like a likely target. Is nowhere safe anymore?

Here To Say We’re Here To Stay

If Palestinians punch, they get scolded; if Israelis punch back, they get international condemnation

EU’re Out!

I think as British Jews, our fear should be that extremist politicians now have the chance to seize their seats in our house of commons.

Praying for People, Not Pleasure

Easy lives create simple people; hard lives create strong people; Let Israel be strengthened by this

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