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Like Solomon Northup, Esther could not reveal her true identity.
Purim is the opportune time to work on piercing through the darkness and strengthen your connection to God.
Children went from being our employees to our bosses, replacing responsibility with entitlement.
The Arabs of Egypt are screaming for the rights that the Arabs in Israel already have.
Eighteen years after a series of deadly terror attacks leading up to Purim, a unique quilt helped stitch together broken hearts.
My groovy, let's-all-make-aliyah theme song that describes the various major redemption moments of the past century.
Matthew McConaughey and finding God in mysterious places.
Where is our shame?
Our eldest son is acting out in strange ways. Is this a passing phase or a cry for help?
Sometimes it is through the darkness that we can bring out our greatest light.
How to find God.
There’s an Esther, Haman and Mordechai in all of us.
How to bring more love and joy into your own marriage.
It’s Purim time, is everyone happy? If not, try these tools with your kids.
If it is, here’s an important Purim silver lining.
Three keys to peering into the soul of the person you’re dating.
Although they mean well, these three words are like a knife digging deeper into my heart.
7 tips on how to really thrive while being single.
Independent sources confirm many of the major and minor characters of the Bible.
Dressing modestly states: I am defined by who I am inside, not by what I look like on the outside.
Purim teaches us to appreciate the world's awesome beauty, amidst so much chaos and horror.
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.
An in-depth video series exploring Esther’s true role in the Purim story.
Watch the Purim story come alive.
Amazing infographic to SHARE with your friends and family about Judaism's most fun holiday.
Summing up the Purim holiday: They tried to kill us, we won, let’s eat.
You voted for the three best jokes of the year and here they are!
With the Sochi Olympics now over, let’s go back 100 years and imagine what a Russian “Olympics” in these shtetls would have really looked like.
Are you surprised to hear an Academy Award winning actor thank God so publicly?
Purim and your unique role in life.
A big picture overview capturing the meaning and joy of the holiday.
The only failure is not trying.
November 2, 2009
February 16, 2013 1:47 AM
My mother is ok, instead I see my father saying those things! lol
September 12, 2012 1:07 AM
typical moms none the less jyiddeshe mammas
very very funny and true
December 6, 2011 6:13 AM
I was always wondering where jokes get originated
now i know. aish.com original and hilarious. everything else is recycled
October 4, 2011 4:17 AM
October 17, 2010 9:43 PM
Funny, but it is a little insulting.
July 27, 2011 7:14 PM
I see it as a compliment and not insulting at all, a person would only see it as insulting if they see the Jewish people of little value or of not being equal.
The Jewish people are the Heavenly Father's chosen people, I could not think of anything more honorable then being considered as One.
Shalom my friends, Shalom
June 10, 2010 4:02 AM
Great video...but Albert Einstien WAS Jewish!
February 23, 2010 3:42 PM
Absolutely awesome. Thank you for keeping us reminded as well as proud of our heritage
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