Rav Shach and the Draft

A new volume of Rav Elazar Menachem Man Shach's letters includes a letter discussing his reaction after the government drafted a female draft law...

Rav Malkiel Kotler to Address Vaad L’Hatzolas Nidchei Yisroel Reception

The Soviet Union was a vibrant citadel of Torah for many generations, until the rise of Communism extinguished the flame of Jewish life for...

Rabbinate Opens Conversion-Fraud Division

Rav Itamar Tobol, head of the Chief Rabbinate's Marriage and Divorce Department, said that the Israeli rabbinate inaugurated a new division to expose fraud...

Rav Eliezer Wenger zt”l

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Rav Eliezer Wenger zt"l, rov of Kehillas Oneg Shabbos in Montreal and a...

Rabbi Heshy Jacob z”l, President of Hatzolah

It is with great sadness that Matzav.com reports the passing of Rabbi Heshy Jacob z"l, founder of the Hatzolah of the East Side in...

The Bobover Rebbe, Rav Shlomo Halberstam zt”l, On His 10th Yahrtzeit

Today is the 10th yahrtzeit of the Bobover Rebbe, Rav Shlomo Halberstam (1908-2000), son of Rav Benzion, grandson of Rav Shlomo, founder of...

Chicago Chesed Fund 2016 Raffle: Private Jet Membership, Tesla or $50,000

-Communicated- The summer months are particularly expensive for any Jewish family. Aside from the Yomim Tovim preceding and following the summer, this season entails...

Novominsker Rebbe to Address Massive Five Towns Rubashkin Asifa Next Week

The campaign to free Sholom Rubashkin will be coming to the Five Towns and Far Rockaway area.  On Dec. 22, the Pidyun Shvuim Fund,...

Photos: Hundreds Attend Heartbreaking Levaya of Hallel Yaffa Ariel Hy”d

Hundreds of people attended the funeral of 13-year-old Hallel Yaffa Ariel Hy"d, who was butchered by a Palestinian terrorist in her bedroom on Thursday...

Yeshiva Darchei Torah Celebrating Historic Chanukas Habayis Today

Yeshiva Darchei Torah is a powerhouse among American yeshivos. It is a makom Torah that has transformed not only the Far Rockaway/Five Towns community...