About the Author


Dov Moshe Lipman

Dov Lipman is a rabbi, political activist, educator, author and sports enthusiast based in Bet Shemesh, Israel. In 2013 he was elected to the Israeli Knesset. Follow him online at RabbiLipman.com.


Smashing the Barrier

Lessons from Usain Bolt and other running legends.

Steve Jobs and Yom Kippur

How Steve Jobs prepared me for the holiest day of the year.

Hurricane Irene and Elul

Make sure you prepare for what's coming.

Cries of a Jewish Woman

Her wailing captured the cries of a nation and delivered a message of hope.

Josh Hamilton's Unity Lesson

The Texas Rangers offer lessons for achieving a common goal.

A Perfect Game

Despite the umpire's botched call, Armando Galarraga pitched an exquisite feat in the game of life.

The Real Catch

How would you react if your child did this to you?

Champions of Unity

Fifteen boys see beyond their ideological boxes and win the gold.

Spiritual Training Camp

How the NY Giants training camp can get you ready for the High Holidays.

Manny Ramirez, How Could You?

Simple actually. We do it ourselves all the time.

Real Sports

There is more than one way to hit the ball out of the park.

My Israeli Election Experience

While for the rest of the country it was a day of fragmentation, in our voting room there was a unique moment of unity.

When Roger Struck Out

We all write our own legacy. Dare to tell the truth.

Rocky Mountain High

The secret of success -- on the field and off.

Spiritual Fiesta

Jewish lessons from the stunning Boise State victory.

On the Same Team

A timely Tisha B'Av message from the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team.

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