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31 Hours and a Lifetime of Shabbos

Aryeh Ehrlich

The Kretchnifer Rebbe of Rechovot has spent the last five decades living his legacy of acceptance in this mixed secular-religious city, teaching the way of peace

 

The Final Chapter

David Damen, Antwerp

The Seletzki family of Antwerp has been selling seforim for seven decades. But a decision to replace the area’s private properties with commercial towers marks the end

 

His Own Man

Yisroel Besser

Why was Rav Zalman Levine — a disciple of European roshei yeshivah, and the only son of the “Malach” who created a spiritual revolution in 1920s America — hiding in Albany?

 

Putting Words in Bibi’s Mouth

Binyamin Rose

What Bibi might have said about the Kosel controversy had he thrown diplomacy to the winds

 

Defense Is Best Offense against Ransomware

Binyamin Rose

Ransomware attacks could be forestalled by timely downloads of Windows updates

 

Why a Fence?

Why a Fence?

Israel taking no chances on northern border

 

Narrow Victory for Religious Schools

Jacob Kornbluh

Has the door been opened for state funding to yeshivos?

 

Lifelines: Open Miracle

C. Saphir

None of the other doctors had thought to test for Cushing’s disease. But testing showed that the diagnosis of the dermatologist, of all people, was correct

 

Normal Like Me: Chapter 1

Ruti Kepler

“Shawl ladies aren’t an ‘investigative report,’ ” she said to her husband Ari. “They’re Sarah, and Rivka, and Chaya Bracha, and Udel… you know what I mean?”



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Weekly Struggle
Shoshana Friedman Cover text: promise big and deliver what we promise
Only Through You
Rabbi Moshe Grylak A response to last week’s letter, “Waiting in Passaic”
Are You Making a Kiddush Hashem?
Yonoson Rosenblum In communal affairs, “one bad apple…” often applies
Chance of a Lifetime
Eytan Kobre I identify with the urge to shout, “No, don’t do it!”
Work / Life Solutions with Bunim Laskin
Moe Mernick "You only get every day once"
Seeking a Truly Meaningful Blessing
Dovid Zaidman We want to get married. Help us want to date
Shivah Meditations
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Equivalence between two such polar opposites is puzzling
Magnet Moment
Jacob L. Freedman Everyone’s fighting a battle we know nothing about
Secrets and Surprises
Riki Goldstein Top-secret suits Eli Gerstner just fine
Blasts of Warmth
Riki Goldstein Keeping the chuppah music upbeat in low temperatures
Behind the Scenes
Faigy Peritzman The intrinsic value of each mitzvah
Good Vision
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Good or bad, nice or not? What you see is what you get
Day of Peace
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz On Shabbos we celebrate peace within and without