Tishri 21, 5782, 09/27/2021
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Aliyah L’Regel One of the aspects of the yom tov of Sukkos is the mitzvah of aliyah l’regel. Three times a year, the Jewish nation...
By Baila Sebrow Question We are a “rebbeshe” type of family, but my husband is a businessman. In my younger days, we used to be called...
By Larry Gordon In yeshiva, being a sports fan, and especially a baseball fan, was an acceptable pastime. For some reason, though, the line was...
By Malkie Gordon Hirsch Death has this funny way of sneaking up on people at the most unexpected of times. Not to say that any time...
By Larry Gordon The one Jew who lived in Afghanistan over these tumultuous years has finally moved out. Zablon Simantov lived in an old shul...
By Yochanan Gordon Sukkos and Shemini Atzeres are the culmination of the holidays of Tishrei, which the Torah refers to as the holidays of the...
By Baila Sebrow Question I am the mother of a son who is in shidduchim. I don’t want to make him sound like a “Mama’s boy,”...
By Larry Gordon After a year like this, with so many twists and turns and so much up in the air, when a rav stands...
By Malkie Gordon Hirsch I wasn’t much of a student. Ask my mother and she’ll regale you with stories about how I was smart enough...
By Larry Gordon As I passed his shop on my way to shul, the shoemaker on Kingston Avenue told me that a war had broken...
By Yochanan Gordon One of the seminal events we read about during the Yom Kippur liturgy is of the twin goats: one is dedicated on...
Dearest Client, Well, it’s been quite a year. At this time, we have a custom to take interpersonal stock and make amends. Thank you for entrusting me...
By Malkie Gordon Hirsch I have more than my share of side gigs. So many, in fact, that I think most people might think me...
By Larry Gordon The seating charts are out and are already posted on the wall in many shuls. So as we enter the New Year...
By Larry Gordon Maybe we do not think about it often enough. But that might be OK because of people like Rabbi Simcha Lefkowitz, Gabe...
By Baila Sebrow Question I have been dating a woman for the past eight months. We have spoken about getting married from our very first date,...
By Yochanan Gordon With Rosh Hashanah upon us, I’ve been thinking about malchus lately. In a previous column I mentioned the reason why we don’t...
By Betty Gulko “Stay positive!” “Look at the bright side of things!” “Keep on smiling!” These are some of the things you may hear me say...
Dear Rachel, My neighbor frequently texts me to ask for a play date for her son and mine. My son does not like to play...
By Malkie Gordon Hirsch My father is a proud owner of some spectacular one-liners. I call them “Gordon-isms,” and they’re smart, a little snarky, and...
By Larry Gordon It is impossible to anticipate which columns over the course of a year will resonate with and make an impression on people....
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My Jewish Listings creates a new site for Kosher connections and target business cultivation Los Angeles, Calif. - Long-time friends, Daniel Kramer and Doni Schwartz,...
By Ryan Torok Those who want to avoid the task of cleaning their homes for Pesach next year are already beginning to make Passover travel...
(JTA) — Dutch police at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport removed 18 Orthodox Jewish girls from a Delta-KLM flight bound for New York on Friday allegedly...
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