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Yes, it’s hard not being married, but I’ve been given an in-the-meantime-blessing and plan on using it as best I can.
The true story of an Appalachian family of 12 who converted to Judaism.
South African leader's long relationship with community veered between supportive and hostile.
Sign this petition and help save a 6-year-old Jewish boy.
How to promote Israel using social media.
Thousands of passionate volunteers are saving people’s lives with their motorcycles. Meet the Israeli who started United Hatzalah.
As Hanukkah fades, keep the light of miracles in your life.
My grandfather used to be so strong and vigorous, but now he’s slowing down and I’m scared.
When listening to others is a bad idea.
How to free yourself from excess shame.
Don’t let your fear hold you back.
Discovering that Judaism and creativity are not at odds with each other.
Working on your marriage may be the most important thing you’ll do to ensure your children’s emotional health.
Secret ingredient-infused cake, muffins, and cookies that lower fat and increase health.
Our home is not Club Med. It is not a place where anything goes.
5 critical lessons I learned along the way.
For starters, stop calling them “single.”
To all the women out there looking to marry a Manly Man.
A 7-point guide to the Jewish coming-of-age ceremony.
Most children raised in interfaith families lack the tools and knowledge to make informed choices.
The significance of dreams in Jewish thought.
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.
Fasting enables us to discover what is truly important to us.
That day in the doctor's office, I lit a match and threw it onto the Holy Temple.
The Tenth of Tevet marks Nebuchadnezzar's siege of Jerusalem 2,500 years ago. What is the message for us today?
One day commemorates a variety of Jewish tragedies.
10 Things Yasser Arafat May Actually have Died From.
New Jewish words for Jewish young adults like… “gefiltering.”
How does nature inspire you?
Nissim Black’s search for light amidst the darkness.
Why should I be grateful?
Love comes in many guises.
January 3, 2009
January 7, 2009 12:26 PM
This was a great movie, Jim Carrey at his best as usual! That being said he was one scary "friend" which I'm glad I don't have. I do have one crazy friend though that taught me karate, hitched rides all over Israel with just me, her, and her dog, brought me to Kach (Rabbi M. Kahane) rallies, taught me how to appreciate the great outdoors by sleeping at the edge of a cliff in our sleeping bags and many other things that I would never have told my parents about (except for the karate,that was one useful skill). Miss you P.!
January 6, 2009 6:03 PM
Hard to figure out. Group dynamics leaves a great deal to be desired! A good friend, and this may sound cliche, is loyal, humble, kind, and laughs like the devil............:) It is hard to survive without laughter.
January 6, 2009 10:34 AM
This film was neither funny nor motivational! Perhaps the lesson is: "Narcissists don't make or have true friends", but I don't appreciate films that advocate violence like this one. Jews are for peace and this film was not "peaceful" in nature at all.
January 6, 2009 10:17 AM
basket ball friend
Before a fall ,PRIDE..Before honour ,humility
January 5, 2009 1:26 PM
someone who thinks she/he is G-d's gift to humanity is NOT on my friend list.
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Jon Stewart obviously doesn't know the meaning of Hanukkah. What would you tell him?