Get latest articles and videos with Jewish
inspiration and insights
A 4-year-old girl and her family risk their lives fleeing Ethiopia to reach the land of Israel.
Is the nuclear agreement between the United States and Iran a good or bad deal?
How to free yourself from ingrained habits.
Get the facts about the proposed nuclear agreement with Iran.
The significance of this year’s European Maccabi Games taking place in Berlin.
Israeli society is repulsed and outraged at the latest violence allegedly perpetrated by Jews.
Aloof and rude, I think my self-respect demands that I distance myself from my husband’s sister.
When my parents divorced, I didn't realize how they set my world ablaze.
How I learned to gain control over my incessant need to be constantly connected.
How happy are you?
When it comes to being there for others, don’t hesitate. You won’t regret it
What possessed me to make my kitchen kosher?
Many couples divorce because “we just grew apart.” It can happen to any of us if we’re not careful.
Celebrate Israel and the flavors of our home with these recipes.
I’m sweating the small stuff and it’s no way to live.
Yes, you can build chemistry! Here are 8 ways to go about it.
How to escape from the friend zone.
After seven months of great dating she suddenly broke up with me. I feel used and betrayed.
Searching for religious truth is more than a matter of faith. It requires a unique blend of genuine tolerance with cogent reasoning and intellectual honesty.
As spiritual beings, we are responsible for actualizing the potential holiness that God imbues in each moment.
Do we own our bodies, or are they only on loan?
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.
How to access the transformational power of Yom Kippur.
The connection between envy and the holiest day of the year.
Try your best, and God takes you all the way.
All you need to know. Share it with friends and family!
My dentist is like Vladimir Putin, but with less warmth. My teeth are his little KGB prisoners.
Superstitious people are everywhere. Whatever you do, don’t give them the evil eye.
What do you think about Greystone Bakery's hiring process?
Tisha B'av and the secret of Jewish unity.
The meaning behind the tears.
A fascinating overview capturing the meaning of the holiday.
September 28, 2012
October 19, 2012 2:00 AM
If Only G-d Was Mentioned
I always think Netanyahu gives excellent speeches. If only he would be the first prime minister to invoke G-d. I keep hearing that if we will not return of our own accord to Judaism G-d will make our situation so precarious we will have no choice but to turn to Him seeing there is no where else to turn to. I think with the Iranian nuclear threat and Hezbollah and Hamas and Islamic Jihad and Islamist Egypt and Islamist Turkey the PM should say the Jews survived all odds and still do this day while their enemies have disappeared because G-d is with us. Perhaps He wants us to show we do not feel "my own might have gotten me all this"
October 10, 2012 6:51 PM
An excellent speech(plea).A lone voice crying in the wilderness of wilful ignorance. The question is,Will the world listen? Clouds of ignorance and denial are again sweeping over the tranquilized Chamberlains of this world. They falsely perceive a nuclear Iran as only an Israeli(Jewish) problem. Echoes of the past stalk us!!! I commend Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for his speech to the UN.(teaching aid and all) Hope the world wakes up and act before it is too late!
October 6, 2012 6:42 PM
Even though I don't believe it's possible to negotiate with people who are bent on murder, death, & destruction; I do strongly support Prime Minister Netanyahu, and what he said in his speech to the UN.
September 29, 2012 11:29 PM
We have a lot to say to the UN and the World.
Let's hope this speech is the first step to our open and clear declaration of our Rights for the Land of Israel in Torah TERMS and on WHOLE and HOLY JERUSALEM,the more we try to compromise the less support we will have both in Heavens and on Earth.On the inner most level all the people of the planet bear a Spiritual Truth of the sizes and the places given to them by the Creator and the greedy wishes of some of them to have what doesn't belong to them make them such a big harm that if they had known it they would have left the territory which is called in Torah the Land of Israel and espessially Jerusalem immidiatly.We speak already about people that don't fit to their job or do not fit to their paternal functions,the same we should state on the level of the countries,their leaders and their attitude to their people.I feel very sorry for the common arabs who are suppressed and treaded as animals by their own leaders and the world should know that there is no even ONE ISRAELI ARAB who wishes the Palestinain country to be made( yes-to be made, because such a country or such a nation never existed and has no spiritual roots on the eternal level)The Arabs who live in Israel are the people who most afraid of the possibility of such a country,because none of them wish to find oneself under the leadership of murderers,they learned to live in Israel in democratic conditions,they study in our Universities,getting care in our hospitals and ENJOY all the benifits our country gives to its people,people of Gaza Strip DREAM of the days when they could work in Israel and bring good salary to their families,the Palestian leaders made their lives missirable and lacking any future and gave them only one choice -to die.I'm sure the common arabs WISH for their countries to be like ISRAEL and their is no even one person in Gaza Strip who wouldn't leave it if only they had such an opportunity.Those who fight Israel fight the future of their nation and support dictatorship and violence.
Donna Bisson Gramling,
September 28, 2012 11:49 PM
Superb speech - Obama needs to take a page from his book and finally take some action before it is too late i.e. "too little too late".
Display my name?
Your email address is kept private. Our editor needs it in case we have a question about your comment.