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Judgment Day

Aryeh Ehrlich

When successful entrepreneur Rav Sholom Landau was advised to leave the business world and become a dayan instead, he accepted the challenge

 

A Contradiction Until the End

Binyamin Rose and Sarah Pardes

Serving in the Knesset for 48 years and holding every top cabinet post yet never winning an election, Shimon Peres was a profile in paradox

 

Diary of Determination

Early 1900s, Montreal. Reb Yosef Levi Shano is a chassid who refuses to bend with modern winds. A century later, his progeny are his testimony

 

Alive and Kicking

Rochel Burstyn

Elimelech Goldberg, a shul rabbi and karate black belt, has taught thousands of kids how to cope with the pain of cancer treatments

 

Lifelines: A Voice in the Wilderness

C. Saphir

What do you know about Utah? If you’re like most frum people, probably very little. Unless you’re a parent of an at-risk child

 

Summer Job: Chapter 24

Dov Haller

Penner offers Chaim the camp job



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What’s in a Name?
Shoshana Friedman “What does Writer X have to say this week?”
Atonement — Fake and Real
Yonoson Rosenblum White confessionals and faux rituals
Four Walls Coming Full Circle
Eytan Kobre All the while, there’s been a relationship in the offing...
And Yet We Smile
Yisroel Besser We are the nation that toils to be happy at all costs
Out of This World
Rabbi Henoch Plotnick Dirshu Hashem b’himatzo — we are in Hashem’s company now...
Steven and Jonathan Litton
Rachel Bachrach The co-owners of Litton Sukkah, based in Lawrence, NY
Tali Messing
Moe Mernick Tali Messing, engineering manager at Facebook Tel Aviv
Sick Note
Jacob L. Freedman “Of course, Dr. Freedman. Machul, machul, machul”
Avoiding Health Columns Can Be Good for You
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Only one reliable guide for good health: our Torah
Endnote: Side Notes
Riki Goldstein Most Jewish music industry entertainers have side profes...
Me, Myself, and Why
Faigy Peritzman Where there’s no heart and no love, there’s no point
Can’t Do It Without You
Sarah Chana Radcliffe When you step up to the plate, you build your home team
Eternal Joy
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz The joy of Succos is the fruit of spiritual victory
The Appraiser: Part III
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Make sure your child knows his strengths
Hidden Special Needs
Rena Shechter You won’t see his special needs, but don’t deny them
Dear Wealthy Friend
Anonymous There’s no need for guilt. I am truly happy for you