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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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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