Holy Money

When Eliezer came to find a wife for Yitzchak, he came with jewelry and presents. Yaakov, on the other hand, came with nothing.

The Shabbos Clothes Make The Man

There is a ubiquitous custom amongst the Jewish People to dress up in our finest outfits on Shabbos. This mitzvah is so special to the Jewish People that most Torah-observant Jews divide their wardrobe into two parts – Shabbos clothing and weekday clothing

Bullying Q & A

When children feel that their own emotional needs are met, they are better able to recognize the emotional needs of others.

Rabbi Yehuda H. Levenberg, Torah Pioneer

In his capacity as chief rabbi he was no longer associated with any particular shul and would speak each week on a rotating basis at a different shul in the community.

Answers To His Right Name

Rav Hershel was perplexed. While he could tell from the fine features and behavior of the merchant that he was the true merchant and being victimized by a scoundrel, he had no proof.

The Responsibility Of A Guarantor (Siman 77:3)

The halacha is that the lender may proceed to collect the entire amount of the loan from one of the guarantors.

Bereaved Family To Israeli Gov’t: Don’t Release Terrorists For Our Son

The Goldins feel the Israeli government has squandered many opportunities to clamp down hard on Hamas.

Defective Return

When Shraga was ready to go back, Ari looked in the closet, but the shirt was missing.

Sefiras HaOmer : Why We Count, What We Count

The lives of Jews in Mitzrayim were defined by misery and suffering. They had no rights. They had no life.

Fatah’s true colors exposed

On November 24 Palestinian Authority Chairman and Fatah leader Mahmoud Abbas is scheduled to meet Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal in Cairo.

Daf Yomi

The First And The Final ‘Aleph Lamed Chol, Yud Keh Kodesh’ (Shavuos 35b)

Q & A: The Four Parshiyot

Question: Why there are four special Torah readings between Purim and Pesach? Also, why do we call each of those four Shabbatot by a special name, e.g., Shabbat Shekalim, Shabbat Zachor etc.? Additionally how did the division of weekly parshiyot we read every Shabbat come about? Celia Gluck

The 2154th Chanukah (or Chanukah #2154)

Our own contemporary Chanukah battle has become one of saving Chanukah from American culture.

Disputing, For God’s Sake

The twelve-member bipartisan congressional “super committee” on spending cuts formally conceded defeat late last month, after failing to reach common ground on the issues of tax increases and spending cuts.

Harry Truman Without Fanfare

Three individuals, two Jews and a gentile, played crucial roles in keeping Truman from caving to the anti-Zionist forces in his administration.

By His Light: Character & Values in the Service of God, based on addresses...

Rabbi Lichtenstein’s analysis of the events, especially the dialogues between them, serves as a lesson for our people’s leaders to read, and emulate in the many years to come.

Looking For Family

The search continues on in this way up the paternal family tree until it finally locates a living relative.

Shevi’s Journey – Chapter I

A prickly, uncomfortable feeling was spreading through my chest and into my throat.

Another Family Torn Asunder

I wish this were the case. To be sure, each family crisis is its own unique tragedy, but the common thread of hatred is always there. And no, it is not a rare occurrence, unfortunately.

Q & A: Praying In Other Languages (Part XIV)

Question: When reciting a berachah in English, does a person fulfill his obligation if he says “Hashem” instead of “L-rd” or “G-d”? Yosef

A Letter From A Mother In Pain

What follows is story of a regular family and a tragedy that unfolded while we were not looking.

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