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All Part of the Song

Yisroel Besser

With the release of his new album, Shmueli Ungar gives his listeners the most important lesson of all — to “mach a brachah” of thanks

 

Winner’s Circle

Esther Ilana Rabi

Owner Gal Wiener is happy to share the stories behind every piece in the Winner’s Auction House showroom in Jerusalem — including the ones that got away

 

Washington Wrap: A Community in Shock

Omri Nahmias

As Florida shooting strews heartbreak and horror, gun control remains a distant dream

 

Metro&Beyond: King of the Caucus

Jacob Kornbluh

Chaim Deutsch is the first Orthodox Jew to chair the Jewish Caucus of the New York City Council

 

Special Report: Will Bibi Survive?

Mishpacha Staff

Police charges threaten to end Netanyahu’s reign

 

Encounters: Miracle after Miracle

H. Vogel

Who was Reb Shaya Blau a”h, and how did he save so many from the Churban in Europe?

 

Lifelines: By a Stroke of Divine Providence

C. Saphir

She didn’t seem to understand that I had almost died. Or maybe she would have preferred it that way

 

Cut ’n Paste: Strong Stock

Rabbi Mordechai Weiss

At one point, my mother asked me what I planned to do “when I grow up.” I was taken aback by her question. Wasn’t it obvious?

 

Normal Like Me: Chapter 33

Ruti Kepler

“I’ll give up the editing, and that way I won’t have to deal with people.” That remark trailed off on a note of revulsion mixed with despair

 

Endnote: Come Join My Seudah!

Riki Goldstein

If you could invite a singer or musician to your Purim seudah, who would you choose? Which song would you ask him to sing?



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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