‘Rabbi Hutner and Rebbe’ to Hit Book Stores Ahead of Rabbi Hutner’s 40th Yahrzeit

  By Yochanan Gordon The author of "Rav and Rebbe," "The Real Shlomo," "Lakewood and Lubavitch," and "Satmar and Lubavitch," Rabbi Chaim Dalfin of Brooklyn, New York, has returned with another...

Was Yosef on the Spectrum? Understanding Joseph Through Torah, Midrash, and Classical Jewish Sources

  By Samuel J. Levine Book Review by Michele Justic The story of Yosef can be a puzzling one. The cast is set of one of our Avos, Yaakov, and his 12...

Book Review: ‘Quest for Justice in the Middle East’

By Eric Rozenman for CAMERA Student, busy lay person, concerned news junkie -- anyone who would benefit from learning about the Arab conflict with Israel, and not only with the Jewish...

TAMA 38: A Winning Investment For You and Israel

Despite legislation and incentives, the vast majority of structures in Israel have not undergone any fortification, leaving them vulnerable to earthquakes. Because Israel is situated on the Syrian/Jordanian fault...

Book Review: Satmar And Lubavitch

By Rochelle Maruch Miller Satmar and Lubavitch (336 pages, Jewish Enrichment Press, 2017) is an impeccably researched, masterfully written work that explores the similarities and differences as well as the...

Interview With ‘Social Vision’ Authors Philip Wexler, Michael Wexler, Eli Rubin

By Yochanan Gordon "Social Vision: The Lubavitcher Rebbe's Transformative Paradigm for the World" (Jewish Spiritual Traditions and Contempo), was released early last month. It is a collaboration between author Philip Wexler,...

Books Of The People: Revisiting Classic Works Of Jewish Thought

  By Rochelle Maruch Miller Books of the People: Revisiting Classic Works of Jewish Thought is an erudite addition to the growing list of scholarly joint projects undertaken by Yeshiva University...

To Comfort And Be Comforted — A Guide To The Mitzvah Of Nichum Aveilim

  Several years ago, Rabbi Moshe Haikins, founder and president of Chevrah Lomdei Mishnah, attended a federation-sponsored conference in New York about issues related to bikur cholim, since, unfortunately, bikur...

The Talmudic Encyclopedia Nears Completion

By Toby Klein Greenwald The recent marking of 80 years since Kristallnacht, and the 10th of the Hebrew month of Tevet, which the Israeli chief rabbinate designated as the day...

Review: ‘Memories And Meaning: The Koren Yizkor’

The minutes preceding the Yizkor prayer are a time for meditation and introspection. In many shuls, the rabbi uses these minutes to explore those feelings and talk about the...
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