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When there are no words, there are tears.
Setting the record straight.
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The shocking discovery of half of my family tree, nearly a century later.
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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.
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The Jewish national period of mourning.
A 22-page thought-provoking compendium of insights and inspiration
to enhance the day.
A fascinating overview capturing the meaning of the holiday.
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Five questions you should never ask your child’s prospective in-laws.
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A passionate music video that reveals some of the most stunning views of Jerusalem.
Critically wounded by Hezbollah terrorists, Asael Lubotzky dramatically transforms from victim to healer.
October 1, 2005
May 26, 2011 4:32 AM
Care matters, Not being good
Rabbi Yitzchak's teaching is so true and so right. Indeed we get confused being good with showing care. If we do care for someone, we should know that there can be occasions in which we should be bold and tough, and say "no". Thank you so much.
February 24, 2010 3:03 AM
This was excellent...very profound. Be G-dlike, in a meaningful way.
March 16, 2008 1:06 PM
I was asking G-D to clarify something for me. You should be happy to know that G-D is using you.....Thank you
Helen (Chaiah) Schwab,
October 6, 2005 12:00 AM
A good answer to a tough question
That was a good answer to a tough question. Thank you.
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Rabbi Yitzchak Berkovits is a leading expert on Mitzvot Bein Adam L’Chavero, the Torah’s wisdom regarding interpersonal relationships. He is dean of the Jerusalem Kollel and also the Center for Jewish Values.
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