He was surprised by her self-possession. Here she seemed smitten by him and yet she was confident. She could just as soon leave him as take him.
The Netanyahu government turns a blind eye to the shipments of dollars from Doha to Hamas in Gaza. The time has come for Netanyahu to stop the arrival of these suitcases full of protection money supporting terror.
There were those who opposed the Rebbe’s point of view. How can we invite ‘them’ to our table, with their Nehru jackets and long hair? They’re going to ruin our children.
Despite its importance, the book was not reprinted from the 16th century until the latter half of the 20th century.
Question: Every winter, we run into the same problem: those of us who sit closest to the windows have to suffer the windows being open because those sitting away from the windows, more to the center of the sanctuary, claim they are too hot from the heat of heating system. Do they have the right to impose their comfort at the expense of our health? Name withheld Via email
A great technique I recommend to people who deal with difficult people is to answer a negative with a positive.
With Pesach programs back in full swing this year, food is high on the agenda. And it’s not just tea rooms and buffets – many of the programs listed have multiple restaurants.
Even the world press spoke differently of this terrorist attack and explained what Shabbat is all about.
There is another important parallel between the parsha and the haftara – the miraculous victory over an apparently superior enemy with the aid of Hashem.
While most of the items offered sold within the estimates set by Sotheby’s, quite a few far surpassed them.
It cannot be denied that it is hateful to hate one’s enemies. But this is entirely justified, at least on a self and group preservation basis.
We see that the miracle of the Yam Suf was achieved through the righteous ability of conquering the temptations of one’s heart.
What Shabbat gave – and still gives – is the unique opportunity to create space within our lives, and within society as a whole, in which we are truly free.
As I watched the documentary, reliving what I saw unfold firsthand in 2008, I couldn’t help but note several timeless investing lessons that could be learned from the greatest scam in history.
Abba Zayda filled each home with his towering presence, his laughter, his love of life, his never ending patience and his constant wisdom.
The ultimate paradigm of proactive chesed was Hashem’s decision to create the world. There was no external recipient when Hashem created the world, there was no “need,” and there was no external force pressuring Hashem to “give” the world existence.
While formal study is not enough to engage the young person, built into the infrastructure of Modern Orthodox high schools in Israel is that every student has a religious role model as his/her grade dean.
The stories are written in Rabbi Krohn’s inimitable style and their subjects range from Gedolei HaDor to “ordinary” men, women and children; from the shores of America to the epicenter of the Holy Land.
Our job, as the Jewish people, is to live up to G-d’s instructions and vision and show the rest of the world how to do so as well.
If you don’t want to read it cover to cover, you can flip through it. Find the question you are looking for as it becomes relevant to your situation or if a case is of interest to you.
Our time, energy and resources are our own personal oxygen mask.
We will push back against this rise in antisemitism and hate, and together we say ‘never again.’ – Mayor Eric Adams
There is also evidence that Edison's financial legacy helped to fuel the Institute for Historical Review, a movement dedicated to denying that the Holocaust ever occurred.
If you would dig beneath the basement of my house, I’m not sure you’d find anything too intriguing.
The Hebrew and Latin terms for scribe are similar to each other in that both are cognate with the word for book in their respective languages (sofer and sefer, libellarius and liber).
Yes, historically, there have been unflattering associations between Jews and money. We are all painfully aware of the caricatures.
A good shmooze reveals ourselves to others and reveals others to us; it is a learning experience.