What’s a Former Christian, Orthodox Woman Doing as Dean of an Israeli University?

Malka Schaps, a world-renowned professor of mathematics, is smashing glass ceilings.

No Complaints

My father’s unwavering faith in the shadow of cancer.

Sam Berns’ Philosophy for a Happy Life

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 Life Not with Standing

Invisible, inaudible, inanimate: my adventures in a wheelchair.

How Orthodox Jews Taught Me Yoga

A yoga teacher encounters Jewish spirituality with religious Jews in Israel for the first time.

Activist on Skates

Champion of academics, athletics and the arts, Loren Galler Rabinowitz is focused on her role as a third-generation Holocaust survivor.

From Mountain Mama to Yiddishe Mama

The true story of an Appalachian family of 12 who converted to Judaism.

Crossing the Finish Line

They said Maickel Melamed would never walk. Now he runs marathons to inspire others.

Our Cancer Miracle

Hanukkah is the time to acknowledge miracles. This year our family experienced an amazing one.

The Black Miracle: A Hanukkah Poetry Slam

Nissim Black’s search for light amidst the darkness.

When Grandfather Died

Helping my young children navigate their loss.

Loving Michael

After the divorce my son broke my heart. But to my surprise, it didn’t shatter. It broke open.

The Odd Odyssey of a Country Club Jew

One woman’s personal crusade against assimilation and intermarriage.

The Secret Life of Gershon Burd

The hidden deeds of the man we thought we knew.

How Rebbetzin Heller Changed My Life

In memory of Rabbi Dovid Heller, of blessed memory.

The Evil Eye Remover

Worldly problems deserve an otherworldly response – for $101.

A Sukkah Made of Snow

Stranded on a mountain, under the stars, I felt fear and God’s protective love.

Help Wanted

Not once in my life had I ever prayed for my own health. Now, that changed drastically.

The Three Angels

I was determined to indulge my non-kosher craving. But God had something else in mind.

While Grandma Died

A pre-emptive letter for when I reach old age.

Whispers of 9-11

Inside the World Trade Center on that fateful day, Ari Schonbrun saw miracles.

Peace on Earth in 30 Min., 45 with Traffic

Rosary beads, a yarmulke, and a lot of overthinking.

Clinging to Miracles

The doctors didn’t think our son would make it through the night. Then the miracles began.

Doni’s Life and Loss

Reflections on raising and burying my 19-year-old son with bi-polar disorder.

The Iranian Mystery Man

Dr. Daniel Dana’s incredible journey from Muslim Shiite to proud Israeli citizen.

When Death Paid Me a Visit

This was no made-for-TV movie. It was real and shockingly happening to my life.

Black Jewish Rapper

His name is Nissim – which means miracles in Hebrew. An apt description of his life.

Living with Clarity

The death of 12-year-old Shoshie Stern reveals her parents’ spiritual greatness.

Learning from Shoshie

Rabbi Mike Stern reflects on the tragic death of his 12-year-old daughter.

Leaving Lady Gaga

While searching for the next big thing, I found myself.

As a Jew in State Prison

A harrowing tale of surviving anti-Semitism in prison, and the remarkable journey of self-discovery.

My Interfaith Marriage

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.

Symphony of Life

I defined myself as a violinist. Until a car accident shattered my arm.

Israeli Model

How an intercontinental flight changed my life.

The Gift of Light

Devastating disease and blindness doesn’t stop 12-year-old Aviva Krainess from spreading light throughout the world.

Exodus from Ethiopia

A wrenching true story of enslavement, torture and liberation.

Everything Is a Present

The inspiration behind an Oscar-nominated documentary, Alice Herz-Sommer passed away a week before the Academy Awards at age 110.

From Germany to Jerusalem

My long road to becoming Jewish.

Passover & the Power of Love

After the tragic death of my rabbi and Rebbetzin, my Passover memories are awash with saltwater tears.

From Homeless to Harvard

Passover is the time to tell your story.

Ayelet’s Enduring Spirit

Hindy Poupko Galena’s heart-rending story of inspiration and tragedy.

With One Heart

Growing up with four developmentally disabled brothers.

The Yizkor Club

Entering this mysterious, exclusive club provided a surprising connection to my mother.

SportsKids of the Year

An inspiring story of two brothers. Share it with your family.

Run While You Can

My clock is ticking and I know it.

Miriam’s Courage

Miriam Spiegel is no ordinary teenager.

Rav Noah’s Gifts

Hardly a day passes that I don’t crave his wise advice and loving care.

Death By Falafel

They say what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger. Does that count for sandwiches?

Aish.com’s Top 10 2012

Revisiting some of the most popular videos and articles of the year.

Karyn's Light

A true story about friendship and lost opportunities.

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