Shame On Liberal Jews for Slamming Rabbi Hier’s Trump Inauguration Blessing

By Abraham H. Miller As previously reported on Matzav.com, Rabbi Marvin Hier of the Simon Wiesenthal Center will be giving a benediction at Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration...

Through the Eyes of a Child

By Rabbi Eliyahu Safran Children exist in an Edentime of innocence, blissfully ignorant of the hardships their parents encounter or the many sacrifices they make or...

Thomas Friedman Shamelessly Promotes Obama’s Spin on Iran and Israel

By Abraham H. Miller Leave it to New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman to shill shamelessly for President Barack Obama. In a lengthy interview about...

An Enduring Legacy

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Parshas Vayechi, which we lain this Shabbos, marks the final chapter in the saga of Yosef and the other shevatim. Embedded...

Jeff Jacoby: Blessed By An ‘Amazing Community’

By Jeff Jacoby I've always liked Rudyard Kipling's 1895 poem "If-" , with its four stanzas of rugged, Victorian-era paternal advice. But it wasn't...

Personal Invitation to an Orthodox Community Bloc Party

By Shlomie Boehm Our community is being invited to a party. Valuable party favors will be distributed. There is just one caveat - the community...

British Chief Rabbi: G-d Does Not Expect Us To Get It Right All the...

By Chief Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks Guilt is out of fashion these days, like sports jackets, courtesy, humility and handkerchiefs. It has a sepia-tinted Victorian air...

Tips and Tactics for Generating Quality Shadchan Attention, Part II: Meeting the Shadchan

By Moshe Pogrow, Director, NASI Project (Second in a series) (To view Part I - Introduction, click here.) With a greater understanding of the shidduch process from the shadchan’s point...

Why Hillary Clinton Is Unlikely To Be Indicted Over Her Private Email Server

By Ruth Marcus For those of you salivating — or trembling — at the thought of Hillary Clinton being clapped in handcuffs as she prepares...

A Case Study in Failed Leadership

By Rabbi Naphtali Hoff Asara B’Teves marks the Babylonian siege of Jerusalem that would ultimately result in churban bayit rishon (the destruction of the First...