The Nazi and the Jew-Doctor

What drove this tortured soul to seek out a Jewish psychologist?

The Blind Judge

State Supreme Court judge, marathon runner and tireless advocate for people with disabilities, Richard Bernstein is incredibly inspiring. Just don’t tell him that.

Non-Jews Following the Torah in the Andes

"We were native Peruvians, but everybody called us 'the Jews'."

Why Are You Keeping Kosher and Torturing Your Parents?

“Why are you doing all this?” they asked. Here’s what I wish I had answered.

My Aish Story

It all began New Year’s eve in a casino in Reno.

Queen Elizabeth's Mother-in-Law Saved Jews during the Holocaust

The incredible story of Princess Alice of Battenberg.

Remembering My Father, Rabbi Noach Weinberg

A glimpse of what it was like growing up with my loving, brilliant, trail-blazing father.

God’s Immunity Card

Growing up with chronic pain and deformities, I thought I paid my dues. How wrong I was.

Our Son’s Special Bar Mitzvah

One milestone day encapsulated the highs and lows of raising a child with Down's syndrome.

Joyce Azria: Fashion Icon and Orthodox Jew

The energetic designer’s journey from Chanel to Shabbat.

Hare Krishna & My Search for Truth

Growing up in an abusive environment, I was always yearning for home.

My Catholic Friend’s Question

Curiosity is the beginning of freedom.

From Downfall to Windfall

An Orthodox Jew, unjustly fired after complaining about a Hitler-themed training video, fights back.

A Simple Twist of Faith

How did a Baptist, country girl like me, raised in the Bible Belt, become an observant Jew?

Esther Chana’s Fabulous “I-Beat-Cancer” Ice Climb

Faith, optimism and the love of a community join forces to help a woman fight a near-fatal diagnosis.

My Family’s Life-Changing Summer in Israel

My brother, the more observant Jew in our ultra-liberal family, convinced me and my siblings to explore Israel together.

How Hamentaschen Brought Me Back to Judaism

Growing up in an inter-faith family, I knew nothing about Judaism. All that changed with Hamentaschen and a website.

A Precious Wedding Gift

A bride's selfless act teaches us how to be a blessing to the world.

God, Why Are You Doing This to Me?

How my husband’s illness changed our lives.

Hug from Heaven

A tale of two mothers in the shadows of the Gaza War.

Life in Color

Despite living in the grim black and white world of pediatric cancer, 11-yr-old Coby Rosemore paints in vibrant color.

My Search for Answers to the Big Questions

My parents said nothing when I was dating a Christian and attending church. But visiting me in Jerusalem, they’re panicked.

Shabbat with Bruce Springsteen

An encounter with the music star taught Jimmy Baron a lesson he’d never forget.

A Gift of Life

Mr. Klein wanted to die. Suddenly he was given an unexpected new lease on life.

White Privilege

A South African representative offered my mother, a war refugee, a ticket to freedom. “You’re white. That makes you a first class citizen.”

My Son with Asperger’s

I have begun to see your life through the prism of Asperger's and my frustration is slowly transforming into understanding.

Hard but Good

With rheumatoid arthritis and fibromyalgia, I've stopped expecting life to be easy long ago.

With His Dream on the Line

An Israeli soldier faces a moral dilemma that threatens his dream of getting into an elite combat unit.

My Yellow Sticky Hanukkah

In the midst of the office Christmas party, I shocked myself by asking, “Are we doing anything for Hanukkah?”

Hand of Fate: Amazing True Story

An Israeli soldier's parachuting accident affects a family in an unexpected way.

Saved

A young Jewish man gets ensnared in the welcoming community of Messianic Jews.

Burying Sam: Life after Death

Finding meaning after the death of my baby.

From Baptist Minister to Orthodox Jew

Moshe Boldor’s harrowing odyssey from hunted renegade in Communist Romania to freedom in the U.S. as an observant Jew.

The Henny Machlis Guide to Character Improvement

Henny’s loving-kindness, generosity, and exemplary character were the product of a lifetime of striving and working on herself.

God, Stay Where I Can See You

Shattered and made whole. Learning to trust God with everything.

Judaism and My Addiction to Food

No matter how much I eat, I never feel full. Food can’t fill what’s missing in my life.

Why a White Supremacist Renounced his Faith

How a Shabbat dinner gave a young leader in the White Nationalist movement food for thought.

My Decision to Start Observing Shabbat

I’m no Abraham, but his act of walking in faith toward the unknown inspired me to do the same.

A Walking Miracle

After my two strokes, doctors told my parents that I would never walk, talk or learn in a mainstream classroom. God had other plans.

A Comedian's Return to Judaism

I used to see Judaism as a restriction, but now I view it as a way to take better care of my soul.

Climbing Mt Kilimanjaro Without Hands and Feet

Kyle Maynard’s courage to live with no excuses demonstrates the sukkah mindset.

My Journey to Judaism

Sometimes you have to hit rock bottom in order to move up.

My Yoga Teacher’s Murder Became the Sound of the Shofar

Randy Smith’s death propelled me to go beyond my perceived limits.

The Bodyguard at My Door

When my mother received a death threat, I got an unusual wakeup call.

Rebbetzin Jungreis Cared

After the death of my son, the Rebbetzin consoled me and gave me a path to manage my grief.

From Buddha to Torah

The unlikely path to spiritual discovery of a girl from Sri Lanka.

African-American, Christian, Witch, Jew

In the shadows of slavery, one girl’s persistent questioning leads her on a relentless search for truth.

Not So Modern Love

Bill and Hillary weren't the only couple to meet in the library.

Irreversible Damage

A miraculous true story demonstrates the power of prayer and reminds us never to give up hope.

My Journey in the Holy Land

We cannot become what we want to be by remaining what we are.

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