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Cut 'n Paste: The Moment

As told to Rochel Grunewald

How could I demonstrate the indescribable?

 

Staying Free and Clear

Eytan Kobre

A frank discussion of, and some expert advice on what the average person needs to know about the real-life legal implications of everyday financial dealings

 

Summer All Year

Yisroel Besser

For Rabbi Judah Mischel and his staff and campers at HASC, the past two months are the fuel to keep the next ten months just as warm

 

Chef Divine

Barbara Bensoussan

Chef Shalom Kadosh creates sumptuous kosher cuisine for heads of state — and he’s put Israel on the culinary map

 

Syria Turns Treacherous for Israel

Eliezer Shulman and Binyamin Rose

Israel fears Iran foothold as civil war ends

 

Steve Bannon’s New Bully Pulpit

Jacob Kornbluh

Will ousted aide remain Trump’s friend, or morph into his foe?

 

Meir Ben-Shabbat

Gershon Burstyn

Israel’s new national security advisor

 

The Rebbe’s L’Chaim

Yeruchem Yitzchak Landesman

A tavern. A cellar. A body. Zechariah just wanted to help his widowed mother. How did he end up with a noose around his neck?

 

Lifelines: Alternate Trajectories

C. Saphir

When Ben was about to begin his first job with a Manhattan law firm, he told me he might not wear his yarmulke to work

 

Normal Like Me: Chapter 8

Ruti Kepler

On the one hand, she hadn’t wanted him. On the other hand, she’d already begun getting used to the idea that he would be her husband

 

Endnote: “Siman Tov U’Mazel Tov”

Riki Goldstein

Sheya Mendlowitz’s enduring wedding tune is still the favorite



MM217
 
A Response to "Too Far from Home"
Rabbi Moshe Grylak “Chareidi Israel is not happy to absorb immigrants”
Life after Kollel
Yonoson Rosenblum Remaining a ben Torah requires remaining a bar daas
Angel's Advocate
Eytan Kobre Because this is how’s it’s supposed to be always
Make Your Words Count
Rabbi Shneur Aisenstark This story delivers two sobering lessons for all of us
I Know of What I Speak
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman I would allow my mask to fall, my soul to be revealed
Meet the Tzaddik
Jacob L. Freedman “Aren’t there meds that can get him back to yeshivah?”
Two centuries later, the Chasam Sofer’s niggunim are heard again
Riki Goldstein The musical side of the Chasam Sofer dynasty
How Do You Think of These Words?
Riki Goldstein “For me, the words are the neshamah of the song”
The Song I Can't Stop Singing: Shlomo Simcha
Riki Goldstein “Which song are you connecting to this season?”
Megama Had the Magic
Riki Goldstein Remembering Moshe Yess a”h and Shalom Levine a”h
Living Beyond the Moment
Faigy Peritzman Someone steeped in Torah always lives beyond the moment
Uncertainty
Sarah Chana Radcliffe We can only be sure that we can never be sure
Instinctive Knowledge
With Rav Moshe Wolfson, written by Baila Vorhand Jewish babies are born knowing Hashem
The Gardener: Part II
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer “It’s a secret language called body language”