Prayer Event at Kever of Reb Chaim Pinto

Hundreds of Thousands of Jews around the World Will Unite in Prayer before New Year Special prayer event with Chief Rabbi Yoshiyahu Pinto shlit”a at the sacred burial site of...

OU Launches Boot Camp for Ba’alei Tefillah Before High Holidays

  As a result of COVID-19 precautions, many synagogues are creating multiple smaller minyanim for the High Holidays to accommodate their members, creating a shortage of qualified ba’alei tefillah to...

Personal Prayer vs. Communal Prayer

By Rabbi Dovid M. Cohen Last summer, my family and I traveled to the Poconos for a vacation. For logistical reasons, we planned to spend Shabbos by ourselves and without...

3 Orthodox Jews Sue Over Restrictions on NYC Houses of Worship

(JTA) — Three Orthodox Jews from Brooklyn and two Catholic priests are suing New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and other New York officials over continued restrictions on houses of...

We’ll Daven For You

  Welcome back to our tutorial, which we began last week, on how to start your own shul for real once all this is over. It takes more than a...

Rabbi Dr. Glatt Provides Update on COVID-19 Situation

Of course, no one needs to be told that yesterday May 21, Governor Andrew Cuomo allowed religious gatherings of up to 10 people to take place in New York...

Halachic Musings: Zoom Minyan Revolution

  By Rabbi Yair Hoffman Never before in the annals of halachic history has there been such a need to plumb the depths of halachic nuances in light of new technology....

Chief Rabbi of Morocco’s Heartrending Call: ‘We Must Keep Our Children!

In a lecture broadcast to thousands of viewers worldwide, Rabbi Yoshiyahu Pinto delivers dire warning of assimilation * Economic crisis instigated by coronavirus pandemic endangers hundreds of children in...

JLI to Explore History, Philosophy of Jewish Spiritual Worship

  Rabbi Zalman Wolowik of Chabad of the Five Towns will offer With All My Heart, a new six-session course by the acclaimed Rohr Jewish Learning Institute (JLI) examining the...

My Journey: Talking To Hashem

Recently a friend texted me, asking my advice. He told me he misses my columns, and what do you know? I miss writing them. A lot. My life in...
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