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Articles of Faith

Barbara Bensoussan

In 1944, before being deported to a concentration camp, Reuven Chaim Klein buried a collection of silver family heirlooms under a house in Munkacs. Sixty-seven years later, with planning, siyata d’Shmaya, and guidance from the Munkacser Rebbe, this small treasure trove was unearthed — tarnished and bent, but miraculously intact.

 

Trial in Heaven’s Court

Aharon Granevich-Granot

The Israeli tanks were trapped and one took a direct hit, bursting into flames. Only Shimon Benzion survived, his flaming body pulled back to life by his army buddy Shalom Rappaport. Years later, would Shimon be able to save him?

 

Tracking the Lost Tribes

Yerucham Landesman

Rabbi Yitzchak Chinagel's life mission — finding the Ten Lost Tribes — has led to extensive research on the Pashtuns of Pakistan and Afghanistan and a search for the Sambatyon and the Bnei Moshe living beyond it. His research has taken him to China twice, and although both trips were aborted abruptly, Rav Chinagel hasn’t yet given up his quest



MM217
 
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”