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Souls Aflame

Aryeh Ehrlich

From the very first tish, the chassidim realized this would be something different. Toldos Avraham Yitzchak ignites neshamos, not only at the dramatic grand finale in Meron on Lag B’omer, but all year round

 

Swab Stories

Barbara Bensoussan

You may be separated by hundreds of years and thousands of miles, but DNA testing is making it possible for far-flung family members to reconnect

 

Getting Ready for the Rebbe

Y. Honig

The Belzer Rebbe hasn’t been in London in nearly 24 years, but now it’s time to reconnect with a younger generation of chassidim

 

War of the Minds

Binyamin Rose, with reporting from Tzippy Yarom

Uri Maklev: Boost Cyber Defenses in Wake of Attacks

 

The Inside Story on Trump’s Israel Visit

Omri Nahmias, Washington, D.C.

… And Why Abu Mazen’s Visit Drew Yawns

 

Why Bo Dietl Wants to Be Mayor

Jacob Kornbluh

New York Republican Opposition Talks to Mishpacha

 

French Jews Dodge a Bullet

Jean-Yves Camus, Paris

More Than 90 Percent of French-Israeli Voters Supported Macron, Say Israeli Officials

 

On Site: All Fired Up

C. S. Teitelbaum

An ancient village, a windswept mountaintop, and half a million people. How to prepare for the Jewish world’s biggest annual gathering

 

Lifelines: Pyrrhic Victory

C. Saphir

The first I heard about the vicious, year-long court battle that preceded Menachem’s get was when I was married for barely a few weeks and Menachem’s sister mentioned to me that there had been a terrible story



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Seventy Years
Rabbi Moshe Grylak “The sword from without, and machlokes from within”
Helping Our Kids Find Their Mission
Yonoson Rosenblum The best home protection against the “foreign winds”
Meeting for Minchah
Eytan Kobre “A Ten-Minute Appointment for a Five-Minute Encounter”
Top 5 Jewish Grammar Mistakes
Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin Seeing the errors of our grammatical ways
The Missing Alef
Alef is not simply another letter in the Hebrew alphabet
What Are You Grateful For?
Jacob L. Freedman “I guess all we can do is to be grateful”
A Simple Offering
Faigy Peritzman Our obligations are measured according to our abilities
Building a Better Brain
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Make your home an emotionally safe place to be real
The Cyclist: Part III
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Rachel has advanced from “flustered” to “determined”
Wholly Holy
Rebbetzin Aviva Feiner Realize who you are and how you can impact this world