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Eye to Eye

Barbara Bensoussan

Rabbi Shaya Benstein believes in reaching autistic kids by getting down to their level, literally, and his techniques have people calling him a miracle worker

 

Bibi Rebranded

Yossi Elituv and Shimon Breitkopf

What happened at the off-the-record sit-down between Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and the chareidi press? Has a new Bibi emerged?

 

Face-To-Face with Phil Goldfeder

Eytan Kobre

Has Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder proven it’s actually possible to enter the lion’s den of politics and emerge with one’s passion and principles intact?

 

Colombia No Lesson for Israel

Binyamin Rose

Though both are locked in combat against terror, not all risks for peace are created equal

 

Peace Train Stalled at Station

Yisrael Yoskovitz

Are reports of an Israel-Egypt regional peace conference premature?

 

Fatherhood Restored

Ariel Ben Solomon

Why weren’t fathers’ names being listed on their own children’s Israeli birth certificates?

 

Making It: Aliyah

Chaia Frishman

Real people, real issues, real accounts: This month, Mishpacha finds out how three families financially managed to fulfill their aliyah dreams

 

Lifelines: Driven to the Edge

C. Saphir

Driving without a license is dangerous, but which teenage boy thinks he’s going to get caught? Invincibility, thy name is adolescence

 

Cut ’n Paste: From a Mother’s Heart

Chana Golda (Shloimy’s Mother)

A letter to my son going away to yeshivah for the first time: There is no greater korban for a mother than this

 

Summer Job: Chapter 19

Dov Haller

The entire Levinsky family was there, crowded around their father’s bed, talking at once. It was, Chaim thought, the Levinskys being themselves



 
What Are We Supposed to Do?
Rabbi Moshe Grylak A tried-and-true remedy — and it shook the heavens
Badgered into Submission
Yonoson Rosenblum Avatars of political correctness in search of dissenters
Drinking Doubt Away
Eytan Kobre Meaning is indispensable for generating happiness
My Tale of Two Mentors
Rabbi Dovid M. Cohen I wish them both continued nachas and success until 120
Checks and Balances III
Mishpacha Readers The conversation continues...
Memorable Melodies of Modzhitz
Rabbi Mordechai Besser The struggling survivors became kings in shul on Shabbos
A Whole Song and Dance
Rabbi Ron Yitzchak Eisenman One of those small acts that are giant leaps of chesed
Diamonds
Jacob L. Freedman MD "Each Jewish woman is a bas Melech, Dr. Freedman!"
Streamlined Service
Riki Goldstein "JewishMusic Stream is still about classic kosher music”
Perfect Harmony
Riki Goldstein "The arrangements literally changed the entire song"
Hang On to the Glow
Riki Goldstein Back to the warm camp Shabbos memories
Marking Miracles
Faigy Peritzman The miracles are there, but our eyes are blind to them
Going Against the Current
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Wise to deny our kids something all their friends have?
Clothed in Splendor
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz When dressing up is spiritual, not superficial
The Spokesman: Part IV
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Every sentence tells a story; make yours well told