Musings of a Shliach From Montana: Yisro

By Rabbi Chaim Bruk Some aspects of our shlichus are visible to all. Chabad centers all over the world are led by rabbis and rebbetzins who strive to bring authentic Yiddishkeit...

Bloom on Parashat Yitro: The Elah and Alon

By Rabbi Moshe Bloom Torah VeHa’aretz Institute In this week’s haftarah (Yeshayahu 6), the prophet sees a distant ray of hope emanating from the bleak darkness of the Temple’s destruction: וְעוֹד בָּהּ...

Monumental Dirshu World Siyum Ignites Klal Yisrael

By Rabbi Shmuel Kamenetzky By no stretch of the imagination is Newark, New Jersey, the epicenter of the Torah world. Yet for one evening, the city of Newark hosted the...

Musings of a Shliach From Montana

Life on the frontlines takes me to interesting places, gifting me fascinating experiences. Last week, I flew to Cedar Rapids, Iowa, as a Bozeman woman had asked me to officiate...

Questions and Answers

  By Yochanan Gordon Yud Shevat, which was observed this year on February 5, was the day 70 years ago that the Frierdiker Rebbe, Reb Yosef Yitzchak Schneersohn, passed away; one...

Yid Parenting: On the Same Page

Question: I’ve been reading your blog for a few years now, and my wife and I are very impressed. This question is not going to make you a lot of...

How to Get Fresh in the Produce Store

By Mordechai Schmutter In honor of Tu B’Shevat, we should really talk about eating some fruits and vegetables, because come Purim, we’re going to switch over to junk food for...

Shabbat Shira: Song of Milk & Honey

By Rabbanit Shani Taragin On Shabbat Shira, which always coincides with the week of Tu B’Shevat, we read “Shirat HaYam” — the Song of the Sea (Sh’mot 15), praising G-d...

Protect Eretz Yisrael; Vote Eretz HaKodesh

  The kedushah of Eretz Yisrael is being threatened. You can protect it. The opportunity only comes around once in five years. It’s your chance to protect Eretz Yisrael from...
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By Sandy Eller Some gifts come in elaborate boxes, adorned with expertly tied ribbons, but the best present that Sheri Heller of Potomac has ever...

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BY LAURA E. ADKINS (JTA) — No matter who is running on the Democratic presidential ticket in 2020, he or she is likely to get the...

Orlando: Perfect Destination for Pesach Family Getaway

By Rochelle Miller With an abundance of theme parks and a plethora of exciting adventures for daily action-packed experiences, Orlando is the perfect destination for...

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