Get latest articles and videos with Jewish
inspiration and insights
Justice is not being served.
The actor walked out of the interview teaching a valuable lesson about proper speech.
Why failure is essential to building genuine self-confidence.
Everything you need to know about Israel’s capital.
Mexico boasts a thriving Jewish community with roots that go back 500 years.
An expired driver's license results in a magical Shabbat experience.
Money cannot buy happiness… with one exception.
Ahmad Batebi bears witness to a brutal, untrustworthy regime.
Does Tehran mean what it says? Oh, yes.
How an ancient 12-word Jewish prayer changed my life.
How to succeed in changing a habit.
Putting people down to raise ourselves up.
With their single-minded focus, men are actually excellent listeners.
How to infuse your home with genuine joy.
A frightening true story that happened to me.
Quick tips for success.
Four dating lessons we can learn from the uniqueness of matzah.
Dating and the Tinder Revolution.
A burst in technology, a drop in morality, and the Jewish return to Israel are all predicted as precursors to the Messiah.
Jewish history teaches not only to avoid past mistakes, but to understand where destiny is leading us.
A response to the firestorm of comments to my article about Marc and Chelsea.
Practical and relevant insights on the weekly parsha.
Advanced-level midrashic and Kabbalistic illuminations on the weekly parsha.
Lessons, stories and discussion questions for parents and kids.
10 life lessons from an accessible giant.
This Lag B’Omer, take a moment to identify with another’s inner Godliness.
The distinguished number of transcendence.
The significance, customs and mechanics of counting the Omer.
Aunt Esther is coming. First step: freak out. Next step: get to work!
Can you describe a “limitation” that can be viewed as a gift?
DidJew know a Jew invented those soy sauce take out packets we all know and love? Who nu?
Amazing facts about Israel.
Aish.com's video sensation celebrating Israel's birthday!
This Israel Independence day discover what thousands of immigrants love about living in Israel.
March 21, 2010
Chana Miriam Zelasko,
March 23, 2010 6:33 PM
Proud to be part of the Jewish People
When you said " We're all gearing up for Passover" I felt such a sense of Jewish Pride. Thank God I have the merit to prepare for Pesach.
Pesach Kasher veSamayach.
March 23, 2010 3:51 PM
We all need to rise up to save the day, today
Fascinating way you have told this. The men divorced(seperated themselves) from their wives so they would not conceive children. If the women didn't draw there husbands into the bed chambers Moses wouldn't of never been born. The women gave birth to there liberation. That was pure and if they hadn't acted on that, they would of stayed in Eygpt. WOW! Women today still can give birth to liberation in many different ways, some with a child that will do great things for Hashem, they themselves can get liberated and help other women. By living a Godly life, from the inside out. By speaking out on issues that can save the day, today. So many different ways of giving birth to the plans of Hashem. This reminds us it starts in the home, and what comes from that can change a whole nation. The most important point is our liberation to worship Hashem, in our home and out in the open. To be portable, (moveable) to go to the next place to higher ground when Hashem says, time to move on. You have more liberation to experience! Lori you made it come alive, for today. Thanks.
March 22, 2010 3:50 AM
Thank you for this reminder, Lori. It's time to bring Jewish women front and center---but not to stand there alone. Rather to join with the men who have been and are there. It is only when we all stand together that we are whole. What makes sense about denying at least half of our beauty, our intelligence and our love as a people? See our women for all they have been and are----then we can be whole. Shalom.
March 22, 2010 12:03 AM
Wow! Jewish women stand tall and proud!
What an amazing story and inspirational message. Thanks. May we all have a beautiful and more importantly, meaningful Pesach. Chag Kosher V'Sameach.
March 21, 2010 4:24 PM
I was procrastinating -- seeing what was new on aish.com instead of tackling today's pre-Pesach list -- and now I'm inspired! Thank you so much.
Display my name?
Your email address is kept private. Our editor needs it in case we have a question about your comment.