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If This Isn’t It, What Is?

Rabbi Moshe Grylak

Teshuvah is a condition of essential joy and simchah


Today They Know It All

Yonoson Rosenblum

Once, young Jews came to college to learn something


In Love with Everything Holy

Rabbi Judah Mischel

In meeting Reb Shraga Feivel, a stone had been lifted


10 Questions for Rabbi Zecharia Avezov

Rachel Bachrach

Inside the daily planner that keeps a cheshbon hanefesh


Robotics and Selfies

Rabbi Emanuel Feldman

To be observant and to be religious are not identical


Israel “Yummy” Schachter

Moe Mernick

“All truth, all day, no tricks, games, or loopholes”


Crazy for Torah

Jacob L. Freedman

“They think I’m crazy for ditching Yale for yeshivah”


Reb Benny Hershkowitz Was Tuned into the Secret of Shabbos

Riki Goldstein

“It’s no wonder my father was drawn to these words”


Which Song Gets You into Elul Mode?

Riki Goldstein

“We used to sing it kumzitz style, 20 or 25 rounds”


Raising the Bar

Riki Goldstein

“What exactly was the kiddush Hashem we did today?”



Faigy Peritzman

The benefits that the poor bestow upon the rich


Allergic to Criticism

Sarah Chana Radcliffe

Learning to accept criticism strengthens relationships

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Whose State Is It?
Rabbi Moshe Grylak The Nation-State Bill adds nothing to the simple truth
First, Clean Your Room
Yonoson Rosenblum Disorder of our rooms reflects the disorder of our minds
Start Up with G-d
Eytan Kobre “Women rabbis” suffocate the spirit of the law
The Non-Competitive Competitors
Rabbi Avrohom Weinrib Competition? We are all working for the same Boss!
In Defense of Those Eltere Bochurim
“Still Waiting” (an anonymous contributor) A perspective built on 12 years (and counting) of dating
No Size Fits All
Jacob L. Freedman Meir’s success seemed practically carved out for him
Endnote - Start with the Heart
Riki Goldstein “I start with the heart of the sound, then add layers”
Great Shakes
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman Hashem has His ways of pressing our “reset” button
Of Gates and Gators
Faigy Peritzman Our ears can receive messages the most easily
I Don’t Know
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Get around decision paralysis by listening to your gut
Time to Try the Frum Dating Sites?
Sara Eisemann That’s my problem and I’ll have to work it through