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My groovy, let's-all-make-aliyah theme song that describes the various major redemption moments of the past century.
Although they mean well, these three words are like a knife digging deeper into my heart.
His thinking on Iran, Palestinians and reaching a peace deal.
The Arabs of Egypt are screaming for the rights that the Arabs in Israel already have.
Like Solomon Northup, Esther could not reveal her true identity.
Eighteen years after a series of deadly terror attacks leading up to Purim, a unique quilt helped stitch together broken hearts.
Where is our shame?
Our eldest son is acting out in strange ways. Is this a passing phase or a cry for help?
What kind of memories do we want our children to have?
Purim is the opportune time to work on piercing through the darkness and strengthen your connection to God.
There’s an Esther, Haman and Mordechai in all of us.
Sometimes it is through the darkness that we can bring out our greatest light.
It took a young girl from Pakistan to help me identify the incredible courage women possess today.
How to bring more love and joy into your own marriage.
Including Bourbon Pecan Pie and my favorite hamantaschen recipe.
7 tips on how to really thrive while being single.
A few thoughts on how to better navigate the dating scene.
Are you ready for the challenge?
Purim teaches us to appreciate the world's awesome beauty, amidst so much chaos and horror.
Defining faith, belief and knowledge.
Delve into some mind-boggling concepts in this exploration of the Jewish definition of God.
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.
An in-depth video series exploring Esther’s true role in the Purim story.
This Purim, do not drink and drive.
Watch the Purim story come alive.
Amazing infographic to SHARE with your friends and family about Judaism's most fun holiday.
Are you surprised to hear an Academy Award winning actor thank God so publicly?
Sean Penn helped rescue businessman Jacob Ostreicher from Bolivia. Let’s thanks Penn and these other lesser known heroes.
An anti-Israel group is advancing a conspiracy theory that Jews control the Internet. If true, the Internet would look something like this…
Purim and your unique role in life.
A big picture overview capturing the meaning and joy of the holiday.
The only failure is not trying.
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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What do you love about Israel?
These classic jokes are quintessentially Jewish and put me into hysterics.
Get in the Purim mood with this fun music video celebrating miracles.