I was determined to indulge my non-kosher craving. But God had something else in mind.
Not once in my life had I ever prayed for my own health. Now, that changed drastically.
Inside the World Trade Center on that fateful day, Ari Schonbrun saw miracles.
Rosary beads, a yarmulke, and a lot of overthinking.
The doctors didn’t think our son would make it through the night. Then the miracles began.
The reward of saving one life. A true story from the Holocaust.
Reflections on raising and burying my 19-year-old son with bi-polar disorder.
My first experience helping to prepare the body of a deceased person for his funeral.
Dr. Daniel Dana’s incredible journey from Muslim Shiite to proud Israeli citizen.
A child's shocking discovery of his father's painful past.
This was no made-for-TV movie. It was real and shockingly happening to my life.
His name is Nissim – which means miracles in Hebrew. An apt description of his life.
Through ingenuity and chutzpah, one man saved lives in the Holocaust. His daughter tells how.
I knew I possessed super powers. I just had to sort through the baggage of a few generations to find them.
The death of 12-year-old Shoshie Stern reveals her parents’ spiritual greatness.
Volunteering one hour to help others gave me a surprising insight about myself and the world.
Rabbi Mike Stern reflects on the tragic death of his 12-year-old daughter.
A harrowing tale of surviving anti-Semitism in prison, and the remarkable journey of self-discovery.
We fell in love. It didn’t matter that I was a New York Jew and she was a devout Christian who grew up on a farm.
I defined myself as a violinist. Until a car accident shattered my arm.
Devastating disease and blindness doesn’t stop 12-year-old Aviva Krainess from spreading light throughout the world.
A wrenching true story of enslavement, torture and liberation.
As a child, the horrors of the Holocaust mirrored the incendiary chaos of my home life.
My personal journey to freedom using Torah and the 12-step program.
After the tragic death of my rabbi and Rebbetzin, my Passover memories are awash with saltwater tears.
Hindy Poupko Galena’s heart-rending story of inspiration and tragedy.
Entering this mysterious, exclusive club provided a surprising connection to my mother.
An inspiring story of two brothers. Share it with your family.
I thought they said, "You'll never work in this town again!" only in old movies.
In the midst of the most sacred of my bachelor rituals – pizza and Monday Night Football – a knock on the door ended up changing my life.
My intense relationship with the San Francisco 49ers taught me how to feel a part of the Jewish People.
A pilgrimage to discover my family's roots that the Nazis tried to destroy.
My quest for answers does not preclude a simple, emotional acceptance of God’s presence in the world.
Hardly a day passes that I don’t crave his wise advice and loving care.
They say what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger. Does that count for sandwiches?
Revisiting some of the most popular videos and articles of the year.
Amanda's Gran and I had shared a moment of understanding – not as friends, nor as adversaries, but as Jew and Gentile.
For the first time in my life, I was the only Jew in the group.
Before me was a fully sentient person who for four years had been silent, pinned down inside the ruins of her body.
A chance encounter with a Bible launched my 16-year road to conversion.