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Davening from the Heart

C. B. Lieber

On the Yamim Noraim we listen to the chazzan, as for hours on end he beseeches Hashem on our behalf. Four chazzanim share their experiences

 

Jr. Tales: A Fast Decision

Rachel Stein

It really wasn’t fair. Why, she was practically a bas mitzvah already! Just till chatzos? That’s nothing! Suddenly a determined gleam sparked in her green eyes

 

Hide and Seek: Chapter 41

Bracha Rosman

“We’ll leave that to the police.” Mr. Matthews stood up. “We’re going to town, Mrs. Renard. Get your daughter and come with me”

 

Song of the Sea: Chapter 18

Rivka Streicher

“Do you know that when whales are lost they sing the song of their family, and they’ve been known to find each other through song?”



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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