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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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Evolution vs. Revolution
Shoshana Friedman I call it the “what happened to my magazine?” response
Up, Up, and Away
Rabbi Moshe Grylak What a fraught subject Eretz Yisrael is, to this day
Where Do You Come From?
Yonoson Rosenblum Could they be IDF officers with no Jewish knowledge?
Heaven Help Us
Eytan Kobre Writing about anti-Semitism should rouse, not soothe
Work/Life Solutions with Chedva Kleinhandler
Moe Mernick “Failures are our compass to success”
An Un-Scientific Survey
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Are Jerusalemites unfriendly? Not necessarily
Out of Anger
Jacob L. Freedman How Angry Lawyer was finally able to calm down
5 Things You Didn’t Know about…Yitzy Bald
Riki Goldstein He composed his first melody at eight years old
When the Floodgates of Song Open, You’re Never Too Old
Riki Goldstein Chazzan Pinchas Wolf was unknown until three years ago
Who Helped Advance These Popular Entertainers?
Riki Goldstein Unsung deeds that boosted performers into the limelight
Your Task? Ask
Faigy Peritzman A tangible legacy I want to pass on to my children
Are You There?
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Emotional withdrawal makes others feel lonely, abandoned
A Peace of a Whole
Rebbetzin Debbie Greenblatt Love shalom more than you love being right
Seminary Applications
Rabbi Zecharya Greenwald, as told to Ariella Schiller It’s just as hard for seminaries to reject you