New York City Serenade

Blowing my shofar to our suffering city from my balcony.

The Jewish Response to COVID-19

Stay Safe. Stay Kind: A small sampling of the outpouring of kindness amongst Jews around the world.

Stop Judging How Others are Responding to the Pandemic

We should be coming together during this time, not splitting apart.

Look 4 the Good

The pandemic has shown that we can help each other in a crisis. How can we make our unity last.

Running Uphill

Sometimes running uphill is the only way to see the view.

COVID-19: Conspiracy Theories and Anti-Semitism

Like the Black Death, some people are scapegoating the Jews for the coronavirus.

6 Ways Not to Let Isolation Get You Down

Lockdown is no picnic, but there are simple things everyone can do to keep their spirits up.

Lost and Found: An Inspiring True Story for These Times

One lost tuition payment and the power of empathy.

An Open Letter from God during Coronavirus

Because He knows how hard it is and every single step you're taking.

Kippahs to the Rescue

One Jewish family is turning kippahs into hundreds of face masks to help the homeless.

Keeping Your Marriage Strong during Quarantine

4 practical suggestions on how to best use this time together to find peace with one another.

Eli Beer's COVID-19 Miracle

How the head of United Hatzalah nearly died and rallied back.

Extraordinary Times, Extraordinary People

Battle coronavirus by loving your neighbor like yourself.

Don’t Put Your Marriage on Hold Even During Corona

How to emerge from this situation with our marriages intact, perhaps even enhanced.

Gift of Life: Lifesaving Quest to Harvest Plasma of COVID-19 Survivors

Two observant Jews pool their efforts to bring antibody-rich, potentially lifesaving convalescent plasma from recovered COVID-19 patients to others in desperate need.

Kidney Transplant Champion Dies at 55

Rabbi Heber helped facilitate over 800 kidney transplants in Israel and around the world.

Advice on Combating Loneliness from Leading Expert

Dr. Steven Cole offers important advice for the pandemic era.

Saying Kaddish for 500 People

I didn't know what Kaddish is. Now I'm saying it for over 500 people.

Covid-19 and the Messiah

No one knows when the final redemption will come, but the only way to be ready is to yearn for that period of peace, harmony, and universal God-consciousness.

When the World Goes Viral

A coronavirus spoken word video.

How Coronavirus is Upending Orthodox Jewish Traditions

Hundreds of Orthodox Jews are estimated to have died in Brooklyn. A heart-rending video on how the pandemic is changing their longstanding rituals.

My Thoughts of Life and Death on Yom HaShoah

Coronavirus has me thinking a lot about death. And life.

Jewish Partisan Hero Dies of Coronavirus

Benjamin Levin fought Nazis with Jewish partisans called The Avengers.

My Special Coronavirus Wedding

Coronavirus didn’t ruin my wedding. It gave me and my husband a historic, once-in-a-lifetime event for which we are truly grateful.

Covid 19 Family Guidebook: Do-It-Home Activities and Coping Skills

Over 200 activities and fun ideas for the entire family. No computer required.

Working from Home During COVID19

Effective strategies for maintaining balance.

The Sirens of Rabbi Akiva: Corona and Sefirat HaOmer

The death of Rabbi Akiva’s disciples that has an eerie resonance of the pandemic we face today.

The Angel of Death Visited Us this Passover

Facing our mortality can make us serious about what life is about.

The End of a Unique Passover

What do you want your list of accomplishments to be when this “stay-at-home” mandate is lifted?

My Personal Passover Miracle

For my wife and me, it was nothing less than a personal Passover miracle.

Thank You Tyler Perry

Thank God, there are angels all around us, even during a pandemic.

Under Lockdown: The Festival of Freedom

What COVID-19 has to teach us about real freedom.

Israeli Captive's Matzah in Syrian Prison

A timely reminder that after much pain and bitterness come freedom and hope.

This Passover, Stay Home and Stay Safe

An important message that can help save lives.

Rejoicing during Corona: How to Make this an Incredible Passover

Don't be enslaved by what could have been. Focus on the joy instead.

Promise and the Tuk-Tuk

An encounter in Ethiopia informs my response to the coronavirus.

A Quarantine Seder: 7 Insights to Uplift Your Seder

Bring joy to this year’s unique Seder experience.

Before Lockdown, A Race to Build Shul Furniture

In bleak times for synagogues, kibbutz carpenters have been busy building the future.

Essential vs. Non-Essential: Dayeinu During the Pandemic

Now is the crucial time to focus on what we have.

Doctors on the Front Lines Battling Covid-19

Four Jewish doctors describe their experiences battling Covid-19.

Passover and the Eleventh Plague

The linkage between Passover and Tisha B'Av offers us tremendous hope and comfort in this tragic time.

Spiritual Responses to Coronavirus

Lessons from the unprecedented pandemic that is a causing global crisis.

Becoming a Dad during the COVID-19 Crisis

In truth, we are all creations of crisis.

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