Saturday, May 8, 2021

Featured Articles

My Take On The News

A Nation Mourns an Unprecedented Tragedy   Life goes on, but nothing will ever be the same. It is time for me to write my

Rough Edges

In A Perfect World The diamond sparkling on a kallah’s finger was not born that way.  When it was lifted out of its home deep

Recipe for Happiness

Last week, someone wrote me an email asking how we can be happy in such unsettled times. How can we be expected to smile as

Cinders from the Inferno

Pesach Sheini 1945 The following spine-tingling glimpses of Pesach Sheini in Dachau and Buchenwald capture survivors’ yearning for any concrete symbol of Yiddishkeit in the

The Joyous Mystery of Lag Ba’omer

The days of the Omer are a mystery, but Lag Ba’omer is indeed a mystery wrapped in an enigma. The Ramban famously (Vayikra 23:36) teaches

Biden’s Disappointing First 100 Days

At the end of the first 100 days of Biden presidency, one conclusion is clear. After electing Joe Biden last year, American voters did not

My Take On The News

Feverish Preparations in Meron With preparations for Lag Ba’Omer in Meron complete, the masses begin arriving at the site on Wednesday, with the greatest influx

This Week's Issue

NEWSLETTER

Subscribe to stay updated