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Above and Beyond

Yisroel Besser and Mishpacha Contributors

Rav Moshe Shapira drank from the reservoirs of virtually every major yeshivah, distilling their waters into his own unique offering of life-giving wisdom

 

With Every Breath

Eliezer Shulman

Professor Eliyahu Sorkin witnessed his own Chanukah miracle last week while treating Rav Aharon Leib Steinman in Maayanei Hayeshuah’s ICU

 

One-Way Flight

Shira Yehudit Djalilmand

Arthur Cohen and Jaap Sanders rescued over 3,000 Jews stranded in Pakistan after fleeing Iran. Two decades later, Jaap Sanders reveals the story — or at least, what he can

 

Is the IDF Handcuffing Soldiers?

Binyamin Rose

Tight engagement rules take fight from troops

 

Trump Pushes His Own Hot Button

President-elect’s tweets broadcast support for Israel

 

Fighting the Global Corruption Epidemic

Machla Abramovitz

The cost of bribery hovers at $1 trillion a year

 

The Last Word: Sage Advice

Shimon Breitkopf

MKs receive pivotal guidance from Rav Aharon Leib Steinman

 

Lifelines: Weighty Deliberations

C. Saphir

I wasn’t fat, I just had a good appetite, and needed fuel to keep me going both in the beis medrash and on the court

 

Summer Job: Chapter 37

Dov Haller

“Reimer is really shaking things up, pushing the head staff, actually spending money. It’s like he’s trying to make it a real camp”



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Weekly Struggle
Shoshana Friedman Cover text: promise big and deliver what we promise
Only Through You
Rabbi Moshe Grylak A response to last week’s letter, “Waiting in Passaic”
Are You Making a Kiddush Hashem?
Yonoson Rosenblum In communal affairs, “one bad apple…” often applies
Chance of a Lifetime
Eytan Kobre I identify with the urge to shout, “No, don’t do it!”
Work / Life Solutions with Bunim Laskin
Moe Mernick "You only get every day once"
Seeking a Truly Meaningful Blessing
Dovid Zaidman We want to get married. Help us want to date
Shivah Meditations
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Equivalence between two such polar opposites is puzzling
Magnet Moment
Jacob L. Freedman Everyone’s fighting a battle we know nothing about
Secrets and Surprises
Riki Goldstein Top-secret suits Eli Gerstner just fine
Blasts of Warmth
Riki Goldstein Keeping the chuppah music upbeat in low temperatures
Behind the Scenes
Faigy Peritzman The intrinsic value of each mitzvah
Good Vision
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Good or bad, nice or not? What you see is what you get
Day of Peace
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz On Shabbos we celebrate peace within and without