The 17-year-old Jewish teen died from progeria, a rare genetic disease that causes accelerated aging. He embraced life with joy, following these three principles.
A yoga teacher encounters Jewish spirituality with religious Jews in Israel for the first time.
Champion of academics, athletics and the arts, Loren Galler Rabinowitz is focused on her role as a third-generation Holocaust survivor.
The true story of an Appalachian family of 12 who converted to Judaism.
They said Maickel Melamed would never walk. Now he runs marathons to inspire others.
Hanukkah is the time to acknowledge miracles. This year our family experienced an amazing one.
Nissim Black’s search for light amidst the darkness.
Before he became famous, the observant pop star gave up his career in order to stick to his Jewish beliefs.
After the divorce my son broke my heart. But to my surprise, it didn’t shatter. It broke open.
One woman’s personal crusade against assimilation and intermarriage.
The hidden deeds of the man we thought we knew.
In memory of Rabbi Dovid Heller, of blessed memory.
Worldly problems deserve an otherworldly response – for $101.
A mother who buried her Jewish identity, and her son’s astonishing quest to reclaim it.
Stranded on a mountain, under the stars, I felt fear and God’s protective love.
Not once in my life had I ever prayed for my own health. Now, that changed drastically.
I was determined to indulge my non-kosher craving. But God had something else in mind.
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.
Reflections on raising and burying my 19-year-old son with bi-polar disorder.
Dr. Daniel Dana’s incredible journey from Muslim Shiite to proud Israeli citizen.
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.
The death of 12-year-old Shoshie Stern reveals her parents’ spiritual greatness.
Rabbi Mike Stern reflects on the tragic death of his 12-year-old daughter.
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.
Hardly a day passes that I don’t crave his wise advice and loving care.
My quest for answers does not preclude a simple, emotional acceptance of God’s presence in the world.
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.