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A Song And A Prayer

By Yochanan Gordon The Rambam concludes his Mishnah Torah with a utopian description of how the world will look in the Messianic era. One of the unique features of the...

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By Michele Justic Waking up late after a night on the town, cracking jokes with friends, desperately trying out for a job she’s unqualified for, flirting with guys, complaining about...

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NEW YORK, NY (December 19, 2022) -- In a symbolic act of solidarity and courage during an increasingly worrisome time for Jews worldwide, Lizzy Savetsky, social media influencer, Zionist, former member...
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