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Jerry Lewis: Comedy and Tragedy

Jerry Lewis: Comedy and Tragedy

In addition to his classic films the iconic entertainer will be remembered for his great philanthropic work.

Elul and the Solar Eclipse: Removing the Blocks to Find Meaning

Elul and the Solar Eclipse: Removing the Blocks to Find Meaning

Three steps to embrace the ever-present meaning in our lives.

Menashe: The Hollywood Hasid

Menashe: The Hollywood Hasid

Hasidic actor Menashe Lustig tells his unlikely story – going from grocery clerk in Borough Park to critically acclaimed actor.

Chicken Confidential: Great Easy-to-Make Recipes

Chicken Confidential: Great Easy-to-Make Recipes

Including sushi chicken, cashew chicken and beer-battered chicken strips with potato waffles.

Elul: The Time for ClosenessEditor's Pick

Elul: The Time for Closeness

With only 30 days left in the year, Elul is a time of yearning, forgiveness and return.

Attacks in Spain: “Europe is Lost; Jews Should Consider Moving to Israel”


Barcelona’s Chief Rabbi warns his fellow Jews to get out while they can. Not everyone agrees.

A Jewish New Zealander’s view on Israel

Facts about Israel and Zionism to share with everyone.

Jews, the Civil War and the Incident of Sharing Matzah at a Passover Seder

In 1865, one southern woman overlooked the deep divisions of war and saw her fellow Jew, not an opponent.

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Off the Grid: Joshua Safran’s Childhood Was Nothing like Yours


One boy’s improbable journey from witches’ commune to Jerusalem.

4 Elements: Jewish Personality Typing

Getting to know the most fascinating person in the world – yourself.

My Sudden Hearing Loss

My summer of unexpected challenges and heartfelt kindness.

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The Solar Eclipse: A Jewish Message


The connection between covering our eyes when we recite the Shema and when looking at the eclipse.

On Sunday the Rabbi Disappeared

With no money or phone, for a few days Rabbi Ilan Feldman slipped off the grid to experience a nomad’s life.

The Alarming Rise of White Supremacy in America

The violence in Charlottesville didn’t originate in a vacuum.

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My Amazing Payback for Keeping My Big Mouth Shut

Everyone has one great airline story. Here’s mine.

How My Parents’ Divorce Impacted My Marriage

My difficult childhood is making my marriage stronger.

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Guy Confessions: What I Want to Tell the Shadchan


Four points from actively dating dudes that could make Jewish dating even better.

Preparing Yourself for Marriage

A practical, insightful guide for singles.

Not Feeling It, Should I Break Up?

My rule of thumb: When in doubt, keep going out.

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A Jewish Twilight Zone


A Jewish event planner hankers for Chanukah to last an entire year so she can throw lots of festive parties. And it does…

Jtube: Jackie Mason: The World According to Me

What causes people to hate?

Where to Take Your Jewish Date this Summer

For those committed to the Jewish faith, mini golf is the perfect date. We are good at it!

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Mother of Murdered Israeli Teen


Remembering one year since the tragedy. Rachelle Fraenkel's inspiring message to the Jewish people.

Rosh Hashanah: The Tipping Point

Make this Jewish new year extraordinary.

Hating Israel: Understanding Tisha B’Av through Today’s Headlines

How preconceived notions cause baseless hatred.

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How to Give to Others


Understanding the needs of others and trying to fulfill them.

Re'eh 5777

10 Things you can Do to Prepare for Rosh Hashanah

The Limits of Grief

Judaism and striking the right balance of grief.

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Creation: A Convergence of Torah and Science


Once unthinkable, the accounts of creation by Torah and science are converging.

17. Tzitzit

How to gain some meta-physical "fringe" benefits.

Miracle of Israel #15 - UN Partition Plan

World powers endorse the formation of a Jewish state.

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