Get latest articles and videos with Jewish
inspiration and insights
Ahmad Batebi bears witness to a brutal, untrustworthy regime.
Start your day right.
After his wife’s sudden death, Rabbi Hirshy Minkowicz is determined to live with meaning and joy.
Everything you need to know about Israel’s capital.
Personal glimpses of young men who gave their all for Israel.
The Gaza war means a particularly sobering Yom Hazikaron for Israel this year.
Three years ago I discovered that my grandfather was a member of the SS and arrested for crimes against humanity.
Sum up who you are using one, single word.
Yes, it CAN be done.
Everyone told her to sit down, but Mussie Weinfeld insisted something was wrong with the plane.
Why failure is essential to building genuine self-confidence.
Celebrating Yom Ha’Atzmaut in Israel.
Being completely dependent on others forced me to redefine myself.
While marriage rates continue to plummet, my son, 22, is bucking the trend and marrying his 21-year-old bride.
Do you have faith in your kids?
Four dating lessons we can learn from the uniqueness of matzah.
Dating and the Tinder Revolution.
Yes it can work. Here’s how.
The significance, customs and mechanics of counting the Omer.
Complete guide to making your doorpost Jewish. But will it protect your home?
What is the role of a physician in Jewish law?
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.
I thank God for bringing the boys back home.
Thoughts from the funeral of the three teens.
Sgt. Sean Carmeli fell in battle. The Aish HaTorah community – and the people of Israel – mourn his loss.
A song dedicated to the brave Israeli soldiers and the unity of the Jewish people.
#2 – It will mean more airtime for CNN’s Wolf Blitzer.
My son, Daniel, came home with a gerbil the other day. These kids pick up the weirdest things in school.
Do you think data from immoral experimentation should be used after the fact?
Passover night and we are living it up… A Passover musical parody to Uptown Funk. Yankele, get the stretch!
What if Moses had Facebook?
We dreamed of the end to racial injustice. But today, a new racism is hitting close to home.
June 3, 2012
August 6, 2012 9:12 PM
""someone has been on the internet...."xD
June 18, 2012 8:13 AM
TV and Respect
We should thank G-d that TV is portraying Jews and Jewish customs without negativity. Thank G-d, every little bit helps.
June 7, 2012 2:16 AM
Yiddish sign on the wall
At 1:53, the Yiddish sign on the wall reads:
"Tracht gut vet zein gut" which effectively translates as "Think good thoughts and things will turn out fine."
June 6, 2012 8:42 PM
All the mitzvoh
June 6, 2012 10:26 AM
This questions has already been answered
G-d gave the nations the 7 laws of Bnei Noach...if this is what G-d wanted then what more do they need?
June 5, 2012 11:18 PM
stop patronizing our beloved Yiddish,PLEASE!!!!
It is so NOT CUTE to see them mispronouncing our beloved Yiddish! I have enough trouble, and I'm Jewish, love it and use it regularly,thank-you! Wrong words at the wrong time, please dont use our jargon if you dont and feel it in your kishkas when you speak....you just demonstrate and bring to our attention how much we are divided, culturally........
June 5, 2012 5:16 PM
I'm glad the girls kept their word and really used Kosher ingredients and new bowls (even though they didn't understand why they had to).
we should always live up to our word or promise to others.
June 5, 2012 3:02 PM
Charity because its connected to empathy, compassion and tikun olam.
"Tzedakah and acts of kindness are the equivalent of all the mitzvot of the Torah" – Jerusalem Talmud, Pe'ah 1:1.
June 4, 2012 7:35 PM
In an imperfect world with imperfect people populating it, tolerance and respect would be a good begining.
June 4, 2012 4:02 PM
So interesting...an opportunity squandered for the cheap laugh. So who says the ditzy not so ditzy blonde isn't Jewish? But the cracks from the customer lack sensitivity and warmth and most importantly...gratitude.
And from here, not so Jewish
June 4, 2012 2:03 PM
yes many other topics
i think eating kosher is an extremely important asset, not just to teach halachic correctness to jews but to teach non-jews about proper biblical laws of food combining. however, in a perfect world; i would appreciate it if the noahide tribes would take more account of the wisdom apparent in the family purity laws: particularly mikvah and other laws re: women taking responsibility and incentive for counting their days. it allows women to participate in ancient natural methods & is, in my view, actually very pro-active, not the opposite. Also the wisdom of kabbalah is crucial in claiming & envisioning a positive future for our world, together.
June 5, 2012 3:01 PM
Melissa, are you serious!?
Melissa, with all the innocent human suffering in this world, why on earth would you think that a ritualistic mitzvah, as opposed to a moral one, would be more important?
June 5, 2012 4:29 PM
Non-jews are not required to fulfill the laws of family purity because among other things the concept of ritual impurity does not apply to them.
It is enough for people to do what is required and perhaps a little more. Don't look for unnecessary restrictions and complications.
June 3, 2012 8:45 PM
very sweet but too short
too short but very good.
Display my name?
Your email address is kept private. Our editor needs it in case we have a question about your comment.