By Chaya Strasberg
Despite the obvious rawness of the environment, I could not help but think about the potential this apartment had.
By Lieba Rudolph
Talk about Jewish guilt. It is said that if we donâ€™t witness the rebuilding of the Holy Temple in our lifetime, itâ€™s as if we witness its destruction. If thatâ€™s not difficult enough, the key to rebuilding is simple to articulate but challenging to do: to love another Jew for no reason whatsoever.
By Nechama Golding
So, you have been invited to join a family for a Shabbat meal. What do you need to know?
By Yehuda Shurpin
Whatâ€™s up with the buffer zone?
By Michael Kigel
Soul Foods of the Secret-Bearers
By Chaya Mindel Way
Despite the lack of hard evidence supporting his guilt, he was stripped of his military rank, sentenced to deportation, and caused to suffer tremendouslyâ€”just because he was Jewish.
By Chaya Shuchat
Although Moses is not completely reconciled to his death in the desert (as we will see later in the Parshah of Vaâ€™etchanan), he can not leave the world in peace without knowing that his people will be in good hands.
By Naftali Silberberg
The story of Phinehas has repeated itself like a broken record throughout our difficult but glorious history. Our nation would not exist today if not for the many heroic, odds-defying acts performed by courageous individuals and groups
By Shimon Posner
Is it that simple to know everything going on in someone elseâ€™s head? Are you always that accurate with whatâ€™s happening in your own head?
A condensation of the weekly Torah portion alongside select commentaries culled from the Midrash, Talmud, Chassidic masters, and the broad corpus of Jewish scholarship.
Join Rabbi Mordechai Weiss as he tours the Western Wall in Jerusalem, and discover its history and significance.
By Rabbi Yosef Shusterman
On Shabbat we abstain from 39 general categories of creative work. In this class we discuss the prohibition of cooking on Shabbat and learn some of the underlying principles and their practical application.
By Zalman Kaplan
This class will address the halachic and spiritual dynamics of the expanded land of Israel in the Messianic era with respect to the tribal allotments. (Likutei Sichos vol. 38, Sicha 1)
Adapted by Dovid Shraga Polter
By Dena Schusterman
There are days when my brain is so fired up with worries of what ifâ€™s and how couldâ€™s that my fight-or-flight instincts take center stage, resulting in mental paralysis, emotional hyperactivity, and the never-ending feeling of swimming upstream while weighted down.
By Chana Scop
The silence is broken by the ringing of my phone. The screen proclaims, â€śBLOCKED CALL.â€ť I know what this means. It is a phone call from Chaim Boruchâ€™s classroom.
By Miriam Szokovski
What's summer without frozen desserts?