Hoshana Rabbah, Shmini Atzeres, and Simchas Torah

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman HOSHANA RABBAH   Hoshanah Rabbah is a very holy and special day. It means the “great salvation” and is celebrated on the seventh day of Sukkos. The judgment...

Special Hachnasas Sefer Torah At Bais Tefilla Of Inwood

By Adam Mayer Intrinsic in every sefer Torah hides an extraordinary light imbued with the pure luminescence of the Ribbono shel Olam. A pure light that comforts the weary, emboldens...

Dirshu Chizuk L’Lomdei Torah, November 8—10

By Chaim Gold In approximately two months, Dirshu will hold its second annual Shabbos chizuk l’lomdei Torah, Shabbos Vayeitzei, November 8—10. The Shabbos will bring Dirshu participants from across the...

Priority-1’s Torah Academy: A New Year Starts

The first week of school at Torah Academy got off to a great start. Following a delicious lunch at Carlos and Gabby’s, the students were addressed by the rosh...

Yeshiva Har Torah Prepares For New Year

In the preschool at Yeshiva Har Torah, children have been hard at work learning and preparing for the Yomim Noraim. They prepared honey dishes, baked delicious treats, created cards,...

Madonna Finishes Writing Torah in Honor of Son Rocco’s Bar Mitzvah

Madonna at 2008 Tribeca Film Festival. Photo: wiki commons. This past weekend Madonna helped her son Rocco celebrate his Bar Mitzvah in New York City, and on Monday she reported...

An Evening To Benefit Yeshiva Nishmas HaTorah

By Liba Lieberman Yated Ne’eman As the rain poured down on Thursday evening, June 13, over 200 members of the community came out in the daunting weather for an evening to...

FROM THE EDITOR: That Attack On Torah

by Larry Gordon - The Torah is the blueprint of creation, the plans, so to speak, that Gd reviewed before creating this universe that we live in and explore. Torah...

A Torah Guide for the Digital Age: The Ten Tenets of Social Media

by Rabbi Gil Student Technology is changing faster today than at any other time in history. These developments affect our lives in many wonderful, and sometimes not-so-wonderful, ways. As we try...

Islamic Terrorists Bomb Egyptian-Gaza Border Base

Islamic terrorists destroyed part of an Egyptian security building at Rafiah Saturday night, challenging Cairo’s control over the Sinai after the ceasefire with Israel. No one was injured in...
- Advertisement -

Stay connected

79,214FansLike
1,530FollowersFollow
1,182FollowersFollow

Latest article

Dating Forum: Is My Girlfriend Capable of Domestic Abuse?

Question Is it true that a man can also be the victim of domestic abuse? I was introduced to a woman, and we get along...

Labor Dispute Threatens ‘Shtisel’ 3rd Season

JERUSALEM (JTA) — A labor dispute is threatening the much-heralded return of “Shtisel,” the Israeli show about haredi Orthodox Jews that became a surprise hit...

From the Editor: Why Do So Many Jews Vote for Democrats?

  This is meant to be an astute and penetratingly deep inquiry into a somewhat irreconcilable political reality. Here is the question: Are we nuts? In...

- Advertisement -

- Advertisement -

Weather

New York
clear sky
64.9 ° F
70 °
60 °
37%
0.6mph
1%
Thu
63 °
Fri
60 °
Sat
68 °
Sun
78 °
Mon
74 °

SIGN UP FOR UPDATES!

Get news from the Five Towns Jewish Times in your inbox.

EMAIL

Choose From the Following Newsletter options: