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Vision for his People

Aryeh Ehrlich

Who could have imagined that the Kalover Rebbe — the spiritual shepherd who’s touched the lives of hundreds of thousands of Jews over four decades of traveling the world — would lie paralyzed, unable to move, speak, or breathe on his own, communicating only with his eyes? Yet the ALS that has ravaged his body hasn’t

 

A Heartbeat Away from the Presidency

Binyamin Rose

Donald Trump is experiencing his own version of the shidduch crisis. He doesn’t seem to have a trophy candidate or the perfect political soul mate. Some of the leading names have already given their “if asked, I will not accept” speeches.

 

Into the Outback

Barbara Bensoussan

Somewhere in our collective unconscious, we sense that young people only become adults by venturing into uncharted territory, accepting risks and surmounting challenges. Until recent times, we lived close enough to the natural world that people routinely faced the tests of survival and the elements. Today, where does a young person go to be challenged?



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A Response to "Too Far from Home"
Rabbi Moshe Grylak “Chareidi Israel is not happy to absorb immigrants”
Life after Kollel
Yonoson Rosenblum Remaining a ben Torah requires remaining a bar daas
Angel's Advocate
Eytan Kobre Because this is how’s it’s supposed to be always
Make Your Words Count
Rabbi Shneur Aisenstark This story delivers two sobering lessons for all of us
I Know of What I Speak
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman I would allow my mask to fall, my soul to be revealed
Meet the Tzaddik
Jacob L. Freedman “Aren’t there meds that can get him back to yeshivah?”
Two centuries later, the Chasam Sofer’s niggunim are heard again
Riki Goldstein The musical side of the Chasam Sofer dynasty
How Do You Think of These Words?
Riki Goldstein “For me, the words are the neshamah of the song”
The Song I Can't Stop Singing: Shlomo Simcha
Riki Goldstein “Which song are you connecting to this season?”
Megama Had the Magic
Riki Goldstein Remembering Moshe Yess a”h and Shalom Levine a”h
Living Beyond the Moment
Faigy Peritzman Someone steeped in Torah always lives beyond the moment
Uncertainty
Sarah Chana Radcliffe We can only be sure that we can never be sure
Instinctive Knowledge
With Rav Moshe Wolfson, written by Baila Vorhand Jewish babies are born knowing Hashem
The Gardener: Part II
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer “It’s a secret language called body language”