Get latest articles and videos with Jewish
inspiration and insights
Elie Wiesel took me to Auschwitz and in a certain way, I never came back.
Students for Justice in Palestine exploit the deaths of innocent Americans to further their own anti-Semitic political agenda.
Where is the feminist outcry?
A Pakistani celebrity becomes the latest victim of so-called “honor killings.”
According to the numbers, it is a whole lot safer than many American cities.
After the tragic death of their son, Mark and Ellen Newman are doing everything possible to ensure no other parents suffer what they have.
My husband and I want to start a family but we both love our intense jobs and neither one of us is ready to give our job.
The terrorism of Nice and the world's select outrage.
It seems that nowhere is safe. How do we live in these times of uncertainty?
Mordechai Sultan was about to suffer a massive heart attack that would have killed him if not for an incredible series of incidents.
Harvey S. Hecker Character Development Series: Living in the Age of Narcissism.
One act of kindness has unintended life-altering consequences.
How to ensure your marriage is accepting, warm and supportive.
Appreciation is the most common item missing in marriages. And the easiest way to improve your relationship.
A recent Shabbos experience in Europe reminded how privileged it is to be a part of the Jewish nation.
5 ways to infuse your dates with the respect you both deserve.
Yes, breaking up is hard to do, but if you want to end a relationship it’s a must.
How you can answer that big question for yourself.
The rabbi offers his take on the question of whether evolution and the Torah's creation account can be reconciled.
Why do we bless God? Isn’t He blessing us?
Seven keys to life fulfillment.
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.
Exploring the contemporary meaning of the first tragedy that occurred on the 17th of Tammuz, the breaking of the tablets at Mt Sinai.
The miracle of survival, faith and the wisdom of a remarkable lady who knows how to live. (Adult discretion advised)
It’s no accident that the deal was finalized only last week.
A Harvard-trained psychiatrist working on a locked ward strives to find the good in his patients.
“I can’t believe someone just left their baby like that, lying on the chair, alone! Whose baby is that?!”
Summer is upon us and that means one thing: vacation. Here are some survival secrets for the kosher traveler.
What do you think of Rabbi Hecht's performance?
Aaron Fotheringham’s confinement to a wheelchair isn’t stopping him from attaining his dreams.
The only failure is not trying.
What’s really important in life?
September 17, 2012 3:12 AM
Hopefully, our moods will be good ones to lift us up in an upward spiral as being happy and in a good mood is certainly a mitzvah to aim higher in life, so it's best not to sweat the small stuff, even though it can be very tempting to get stressed, despite how much not everything is equally important in the grand scheme of things.
September 13, 2012 12:47 PM
I want to thank you for all the wisdom you bring into my life every morning.It fills me up to over flowing.Good Health to you and your family.L"Shana Tova
September 12, 2012 7:10 PM
Thank you for all of your wisdom
I want to take this opportunity at this special time of year, to thank you Lori for all of the wonderful insight and wisdom you provide. It is a pleasure to listen to your commentaries, which make so much sense, in a simplified and powerful way. I look forward to all of your sessions. L'Shana Tovah to you and your family.
September 12, 2012 3:01 PM
Three cheers for Lori
A woman who's always going up, up, up - and shlepping us all along with her! May you be blessed with health, sustenance, and nachat for you and your family!
September 12, 2012 12:45 AM
Shana Tova, dear Lori. You are sweetness and wholesome apples.
September 11, 2012 9:06 PM
Fantastic insight - easy yet challenging - I am blessed by it
September 10, 2012 4:28 PM
כתיבה וחתימה טובה
September 9, 2012 2:53 PM
( ( ( Hear for a Change ) ) ) Heed the Sound of the Shofar
Perhaps what we remember most of Rosh HaShana is the sounding of the Shofar. We also hear it throughout Elul...What this suggests to me is that we try to pay more attention to what we hear, in general. Are we trying to listen to suggestions for change, day in and day out? Or do we just try to keep going, on and on, without any real change? Are we responding to Shema? Are we listening to good advice and giving good advice, throughout the year? .............From this Yom Teruah onward, let us listen and hear and change...THANKS Lori
Display my name?
Your email address is kept private. Our editor needs it in case we have a question about your comment.