Join The Conversation With Mishpacha's Weekly Newsletter

Mesorah of Miracles

Yisroel Besser

It’s been five years since the passing of Rosh Yeshivah Rav Nosson Tzvi Finkel ztz”l, yet striving for growth and determination against the odds has become his enduring legacy

 

Meat and Memories in Uruguay

Dr. Ari Z. Zivotofsky & Dr. Ari Greenspan

Did a crypto-Jewish community in Uruguay date back to the 1700s? A dwindling modern community tries to put the brakes on assimilation

 

A Long Way from Home

Esther Ilana Rabi

Each year, thousands of workers travel to both the United States and Israel to work in elder care, cleaning, construction and more, but the price for family cohesion at home can be exorbitant

 

Clock Ticking On Kosel Controversy

Sarah Pardes

Supreme Court sets late-November date for solution

 

Late Arrivals Plague El Al

Tzippy Yarom

Who’s holding up Israeli airline flights?

 

Burial Plot

Yeruchem Yitzchak Landesman

When the butcher banged on his door dressed in shrouds, his wife thought she was seeing an apparition. Had her husband returned from the World of Truth, or was there some grave mistake?

 

The Most Important Ingredients

C. Saphir

I realized, much to my dismay, that I had not enjoyed one moment with Yedidya. Was this the same person I had gone out with and been engaged to? He seemed so… different

 

Summer Job: Chapter 28

Dov Haller

Dovi Gelber wants Chaim back

 

The Outsider Steps In

Binyamin Rose

All along, the skeptics vastly outnumbered the believers, but when Donald Trump declared, “We’re gonna win. We’re gonna win big,” he wasn’t kidding

 

Expectation…and then Elation

Yisroel Besser, The Midtown Hilton, NY

Live Countdown from Trump HQ

 

Optimistic to the Last

OMRI NACHMIAS, THE JAVITS CENTER, NY

The Glass Ceiling That Didn’t Break

 

The Changing Face of the Supreme Court

Binyamin Rose

Nathan Lewin on a Supreme Court Under Trump

1  |  2  


MM217
 
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