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Aryeh Ehrlich

An exclusive conversation with Rav Steinman’s beloved son Rav Shraga Noach Steinman, about the little details, the bigger picture, and his father’s enduring legacy

 

A Hail of Bullets Snuffed Out the Light

Sarah Pardes

A terrorist armed with an automatic weapon appeared out of nowhere, and standing at close range, pointed the barrel at Rav Raziel’s car

 

The Money Trap: Foreclosed Dreams

Gila Arnold

For some, meeting the monthly mortgage payments becomes not a badge of responsibility fulfilled but the bane of their existence, leading to serious debt and even foreclosure

 

Special Report: One Year In

Mishpacha Contributors

A 12-month performance review of the Trump Presidency

 

Rose Report: Netanyahu Dishes the Tough Questions

Binyamin Rose

In the Middle East, outwitting your interlocutors is more than the art of politics — it’s a matter of survival

 

Washington Wrap: Oprah for President?

Omri Nahmias

If Oprah Winfrey did decide to run for president in 2020, there are several factors working in her favor

 

Global View: Not Quite Believing…

Gershon Burstyn

Question for Federica: do you really think the Basij militia and the Revolutionary Guards are going to “guarantee freedom of expression”?

 

Inside Israel: On the Wrong Track

Tzippy Yarom

Knesset observers are left to wonder: Was the new law regarding Shabbos works just lip service, designed by Netanyahu to lure Litzman back into the government?

 

Metro&Beyond: And the Winner Is…

Jacob Kornbluh

Who will be New York City’s lone Republican congressman?

 

Lifelines: Hungry for Support

C. Saphir

“You know how our community is,” he said. “And you have to think about what this will mean for your other children’s shidduchim”

 

Normal Like Me: Chapter 28

Ruti Kepler

How could she return to life in the jungle, now that she’d gotten used to everything the big world had to offer?

 

Endnote: Motti Steinmetz Helps the Crowd Cut through the Opulence

Riki Goldstein

Motti Steinmetz, Vizhnitzer chassid from Bnei Brak, says that feeling the songs to the max is part of his job, but not always an easy one



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What’s in a Name?
Shoshana Friedman “What does Writer X have to say this week?”
Atonement — Fake and Real
Yonoson Rosenblum White confessionals and faux rituals
Four Walls Coming Full Circle
Eytan Kobre All the while, there’s been a relationship in the offing...
And Yet We Smile
Yisroel Besser We are the nation that toils to be happy at all costs
Out of This World
Rabbi Henoch Plotnick Dirshu Hashem b’himatzo — we are in Hashem’s company now...
Steven and Jonathan Litton
Rachel Bachrach The co-owners of Litton Sukkah, based in Lawrence, NY
Tali Messing
Moe Mernick Tali Messing, engineering manager at Facebook Tel Aviv
Sick Note
Jacob L. Freedman “Of course, Dr. Freedman. Machul, machul, machul”
Avoiding Health Columns Can Be Good for You
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Only one reliable guide for good health: our Torah
Endnote: Side Notes
Riki Goldstein Most Jewish music industry entertainers have side profes...
Me, Myself, and Why
Faigy Peritzman Where there’s no heart and no love, there’s no point
Can’t Do It Without You
Sarah Chana Radcliffe When you step up to the plate, you build your home team
Eternal Joy
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz The joy of Succos is the fruit of spiritual victory
The Appraiser: Part III
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Make sure your child knows his strengths
Hidden Special Needs
Rena Shechter You won’t see his special needs, but don’t deny them
Dear Wealthy Friend
Anonymous There’s no need for guilt. I am truly happy for you