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Oneg Shabbos: Sweet Recovery

Yeruchem Yitzchak Landesman

“Every time your wife feels a headache coming on, tell her to take a candy, make a brachah with kavanah, and the pain will go away immediately”

 

Lifelines: Underwhelming Simchah

C. Saphir

I remember sitting at the Seder table with my husband, Yehoshua, that year and exclaiming, “I can’t believe it! Our first Pesach, and we’re all alone!”

 

Shared Space: Chapter 7

Dov Haller

“Listen Kivi, this will be whatever you make of it, it’s an opportunity and you have to decide whether to grab it”

 

Normal Like Me: Chapter 46

Ruti Kepler

“My children will not go to school. We don’t need school,” he kept saying. “The white man has nothing to teach us”

 

Soul Brothers

Refoel Pride

These days, brothers Shlomo and Eitan Katz can as often be found teaching Torah and chassidus as performing music

 

A Hero Called Hugo

Rochel Grunewald

Hugo Paluch had big plans to help the garbage sifters outside his Johannesburg home. Though the 14-year-old couldn’t complete his task, he inspired others to take up his mission

 

Switched onto Shabbos Mode

Margie Pensak

As engineering consultant to the Star-K, Jonah Ottensoser works with large manufacturers to create “Sabbath Mode” appliances. It often requires a little Jewish ingenuity

 

Israel Hovers Between War and Peace

Eliezer Shulman

Israel’s overall goal, they say, is to prevent a wider regional war

 

Will Tehran Bend to Moscow’s Will?

Eliezer Shulman

Tehran can’t help but notice Moscow’s recent change in tone regarding its strategic interests in Syria

 

Trump Tightens the Screws on Iran

Omri Nahmias

“You’re not going to get what Barack Obama gave Iran, because we just took it away”

 

A Blue Wave Coming?

Omri Nahmias

Democrats look poised to take the House of Representatives

 

A Few Minutes with Congressman Ron DeSantis

Omri Nahmias

In the wake of the US embassy move, Congressman Ron DeSantis explains why the next step is the Golan

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What Are You Fighting For?
Rabbi Moshe Grylak Parshas Korach is the tale of the archetypical machlokes
Baking Up a Storm
Yonoson Rosenblum Masterpiece Cakeshop dodged the bullet this time
More or Less
Eytan Kobre Hunger for materialism. Fueled from without or within?
Meeting the Baal Shem Tov in 2018: Last Installment
Mishpacha Readers The last part of this spirited conversation
A Priest, a Dog, and a Baseball Player
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Only real life prepares you for real life
Not the Eretz Yisrael Blues
Jacob L. Freedman “Your rebbi in Mir made the diagnosis even before I did”
Collaboration Always Makes It Better
Riki Goldstein “If I collaborate for other albums, why not mine?”
The Language Everyone Understands
Riki Goldstein Connected through the universal medium of music
The Song I Can’t Stop Singing
Riki Goldstein “Let’s make Kiddush over the whole world”
Pick Your Tune
Riki Goldstein How do you like to sing Lecha Dodi?
Turnaround Time
Faigy Peritzman One truly content with his position won’t feel jealous
The Nice Things in Life
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Niceties gain cooperation while cementing relationships
See the Source
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz This message, so elementary, is challenging to maintain