Wells Fargo and Taking Full Responsibility

The confession “I take full responsibility” should not become a meaningless expression that makes a mockery of repentance.

The Smartest Kid in the Room

It’s not our gifts that make us who we are; it’s how we use them that truly matters.

Rejecting $3 Billion from Facebook

What one 23-year-old can teach us about vision and passion.

Take Mental Illness Out of the Closet

One in 25 Americans live with a serious mental illness, 9 times more than people who have cancer.

Moving into a Religious Community

For years our fears and comfort prevented us from selling our home to move into a more vibrant Jewish community.

The Serpent Crawls; We Don’t

Evil crawls toward us, but we can choose to use our legs and run away.

Mean Teacher

I have a teacher who is so mean to me! What should I do?

Travis Rudolph and How Small Acts Can Make a Huge Difference

Our seemingly small actions aren’t so small after all.

Colin Kaepernick and Standing Up for America

Despite your grievances with the country, refusing to stand for the national anthem is no way to advance a cause.

Me and the Burkini Debate

As France debates the Islamic-style burkini, I’m delighted with my choice to wear modest swimwear.

Waitress in Tears

We all have the ability to light a person’s soul.

The U.S. Election is Straining our Marriage

Help! We're on different sides and things are starting to get hostile.

Ryan Lochte's Non-Apology

Judaism and the lost art of true repentance.

Near Death

Remembering that the small things aren’t so small.

The Olympics’ Jewish Message

What a difference a fraction of a second makes!

My Husband Doesn’t Compliment Me

Should I give up on hoping for spontaneous compliments? Is this a man thing?

Why Being an Orthodox Jewish Mom Makes Me a Better CEO

Sarah Hofstetter is not your typical ‘ad man.’

What the World Can Learn from Israel After the Wave of Deadly Attacks

Mayor of Jerusalem Nir Barkat shares some security advice.

The Olympics and Palestinian Hate

Chairman of the Palestine Olympic Committee applauds terror attacks and denounces games that bring Arab and Jewish kids together.

The Pope in Auschwitz

God has given the Jewish people the grace to cry.

I Learned More at McDonald's Than at College

College taught me that my feelings are more important than anything. Working at McDonald's taught me that serving others comes first.

Frederick Weller’s Last Call

Jeff Jacoby’s tribute to his father-in-law, a volunteer fireman for over 60 years, who recently passed away.

Judaism's Guidelines for Voting

4 guidelines the Torah gives for choosing great leaders.

Glamorizing Hitler

Fighting “Hitler Chic” isn’t just an issue of taste. It’s protecting the dignity of the six million Jews murdered and battling resurgent anti-Semitism today.

The Morning After the Election

Like it or not, Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump will be elected the 45th president of the United States of America. Here’s how we can prepare.

Work and Having Children

My husband and I want to start a family but we both love our intense jobs and neither one of us is ready to give our job.

When the Victims of Terror Are Not Jews

The terrorism of Nice and the world's select outrage.

The Terrorist Attack in France

It seems that nowhere is safe. How do we live in these times of uncertainty?

Carnage in Dallas

The shooter had connections with a radical group that promotes violence against white people and Jews.

My Hateful Father

My father is constantly disrespecting me and refuses to get help.

Elie Wiesel's Love of America

He never forgot his American liberators, and never stopped loving the country that gave him a second lease on life.

Elie Wiesel Changed My Life

The Nobel Prize winner has died at the age of 87. His passion for life and Judaism left its indelible mark on me.

My Overly Sensitive Husband

My husband is very sensitive and gives comfort to others in pain. But he takes things too personally and can fly off the handle.

Three Keys to Loving Your Job

70% of Americans hate their job. Here’s Judaism’s formula for loving your work.

Does Evolution Contradict the Genesis Account?

The rabbi offers his take on the question of whether evolution and the Torah's creation account can be reconciled.

Miracle on the Hudson

What was Captain Sully thinking as he calmly landed that plane on the water, saving everyone on board?

One German’s War against Hate

A powerful video about one 70-year-old woman who has scraped off over 72,000 neo-Nazi symbols throughout Germany.

Wheelchair Envy

I wish people would realize my child is mentally ill and is not going to grow out of it.

After Physical Abuse, Can My Marriage Heal?

He is in counseling and working very hard on changing. Am I being a fool to stay and hope that he can change?

“Me Before You” Deserves the Backlash

The film distorts the experiences of people with disabilities and goes against Judaism’s value of human life.

The Orlando Massacre: A Hate Crime against Man and God

Omar Mateen unwittingly chose the very day on which God first proclaimed “Thou shalt not murder” to carry out his barbaric executions.

The Orlando Terror Attack

We must feel the horror of every terror attack, whether it’s Tel Aviv or Orlando.

Dr. Henry Heimlich: Saving Lives, Saving Worlds

The maneuver of Dr. Heimlich, who recently passed away at age 96, wasn't his great contribution to saving lives.

Muslims Yes, Jews No: The Hypocrisy of the NY Times

Separate swimming hours to accommodate religious sensitivities provokes hypocritical response.

Feeling Forced into Religion

My parents keep Shabbat, but I’m just not really feeling it.

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