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MJ Hotline Cast

Surela

When you think of MJ hotline, do you think of blonde, braided Aviva, all-knowing, bookish Gedalya, vibrant Gayil, enthusiastic Avi, and cuddly Berel? Or, pleasant Shira, bouncy Michal, cheerful Akiva and outgoing Yitzchak Shlomo? Actually, you’re thinking about both.

 

Around the Globe — Cyprus

Shira Yehudit Djalilmand

All strapped in and ready to go? Today we’re off to visit a Mediterranean island bursting with ancient history and modern fun — Cyprus!

 

Double Detour

Rachel Stein

“Good morning,” Mommy called cheerfully as she walked into the children’s room. In record speed, Chavie, Avrami, and Shiri Brimm were up and scurrying, eager to start their trip. That’s funny, Mrs. Brimm mused, making her way toward the kitchen to prepare breakfast and snacks for the trip. On school days, I sometimes feel like a human alarm clock as I try to wake each child up, again and again. But today, no one needed a second call.



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At Our Doorstep
Rabbi Moshe Grylak In Israel, intermarriage still has some shock value
The Wrong Conversation
Yonoson Rosenblum How can we reattach Jews to the Jewish story?
Heart on Your Sleeve
Eytan Kobre Being pro-phylactery can be downright prophylactic
The Silver Lining
Alexandra Fleksher Who is brave enough to buck the dangerous trends?
Top 5 Uniquely Jewish Words
Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin For some concepts, Yidden have the best words
10 Questions for Avi Kehat
Rachel Bachrach The Chesed Fund, for desperate people who need a fortune
On Speaking Terms
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman He learned firsthand, “What goes around comes around”
Stressed Out
Jacob L. Freedman “We’re going to aggressively help you take care of you”
Mona Knew to Pick a Winner
Riki Goldstein “Shloime, let’s sing this on Motzaei Shabbos”
Four Stanzas You Don’t Just Sing
Riki Goldstein “This is not a niggun that you just sing!” he exclaimed
A Part of Me
Riki Goldstein The fruit of two years’ preparation and collaboration
Worth the Hassle?
Riki Goldstein Travel can be challenging for musicians and bands
Know It All
Faigy Peritzman The wiser I get, the more I realize how little I know
No Time to Breathe
Sarah Chana Radcliffe When we don’t have a minute to spare is when we pause
On Dry Ground
Rebbetzin Shira Smiles Every day we thank Hashem for the miracle of dry land