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Gila Arnold
Fiction
Yael Zoldan
Fiction
Bracha Stein
Fiction
Sara Lebenman
Fiction
Ora McCarthy
Real Life
I was searching for my missing gown, and found something worth much more
Rivka Streicher
The Moment
On the eve of a new Rosh Hashanah, Rav Avigdor Miller’s lesson continues to inspire.
Mishpacha Contributors
On Topic
How we measure intelligence — and what it means
Adina Lover
Tribute
Mourning Rav Shlomo Gissinger
Yisroel Besser
Knesset Channel
Rav Chaim in Tel Aviv, and Israel's political future
Gedalia Guttentag
Tribute
Mourning Rav Shlomo Gissinger
Yisroel Besser
Kichels
“He is a prince of the Talmud,” a feverish boy whose dark eyes burned and shimmered in the smudgy light of a lamp told me   N   o one would teach a slave the alphabet. But I knew how to read the signs. When Brother Romegas sported a lance wound to the upper arm
Bracha Stein and Chani Judowitz
5 to 9
"You’re only limited by how big you can dream"
Moe Mernick
10 Questions
15,000 minyanim, more than 6,500 locations, 70 countries
Rachel Bachrach
Feature Article
If we want our nonprofits to continue to effectively serve the klal in the future, the time to create a better career roadmap is now
Shira Werblowsky
On Topic
You’ve decided to strike out on your own and go freelance. Here’s how to establish yourself in your field and work your way toward success
Miriam Bloch
Counter Point
Last week’s Open Mic piece on the way our publications portray a disparity between our spiritual values and materialistic pursuits drew significant feedback.
Mishpacha Readers
Guestlines
As they age, many parents become impatient, short-tempered, and/or cantankerous. When this happens, it poses serious challenges for their adult children
Dr Meir Wikler
True Account
“Those boys just understand each other,” I heard my mother telling my father once. “It’s not a typical friendship, it’s a whole different animal”
Tzvi Rabinowitz
Musings
This year I’m not looking for much at all, thank goodness. You know, just health, happiness, sustenance. The usual
Yael Zoldan
Profiles
“I gave the yeshivah my very bones”: 50 years later, Reb Yaakov “Jackie” Levison remembers the Ponevezher Rav
Rabbi Eliyahu Gut and Rabbi Ephraim Zalman Galinsky
Profiles
He’s a scion to Yerushalmi Torah greatness and an heir to the legacy of Brisk. Rav Yonason Sacks taps his family legacy for the challenges of a new generation
Eytan Kobre
Family First Feature
A stolen baby. A genetic test. A Teimani woman finds her family
Malka Katz
Profiles
Rabbi David Skulski’s mission to collect every scrap of Holocaust testimony
Binyamin Rose
EndNote
My mind is consumed with Rosh Hashanah davening from immediately after the summer ends
Riki Goldstein
Profiles
At first glance, they’re just random splashes of color. But as your eyes adjust, you might find some surprising images of Yoel Turgeman’s inner world
Chananel Shapiro
Life Lab
Can a 5-minute hack change your life?
Esther Kurtz
Family First Feature
Families who weathered a double blow, and how they persevered
C.S. Teitelbaum
Staff Room
One thing I like to do is think about the Erev Yom Tov food. Kids that are fed tend to behave better.
Family First Contributors
Recipes
These are traditional pies topped with a brittle-like layer, a perfect herald to a sweet new year. To make it even better, it’s freezer-friendly.
Rivky Kleiman
Global View
Amnesty rewrites history in bigoted West Bank report. Lest you think I am exaggerating Amnesty’s claims, I let the report, “Destination: Occupation,” speak for itself
Gershon Burstyn
Global View
The Iranian presence in Syria isn’t going anywhere. They have invested too much. There is an ideological element to this
Gershon Burstyn
News In Depth
Clearing the air on vaping
Yochonon Donn
Family First Feature
Osteoporosis is a preventable and treatable disease. Here’s how to mitigate your risks
Esther S. Leshkowitz
On Site
Cyprus's historical Jewish havens of refuge are in closed military zones following a civil war — but that wouldn’t stop us, would it?
Ari Greenspan and Ari Z. Zivotofsky
Feature Article
Can you hold tight to your principles at the Vegas trade fairs?
Yisroel Groweis
Web Exclusive
LISTEN: What you do when you hold to re-elections and nobody wins, again?
Binyamin Rose
Inside Israel
Yes, Israel might annex the Jordan Valley, but in an agreement with the Jordanians, Jerusalem might also give up rights to the peace islands
Eliezer Shulman
More Fiction
Fiction
With me, numbers have never been just numbers; they’re characters with their own distinctive personalities. It’s just the way it is
Rachel Glass
Calligraphy
As he liked to tell Sarah, “I spend ten months teaching teenagers eight hours a day, all I want is quiet, I’m not looking for any action, thank you very much”
Dov Haller
Calligraphy
Riva forced herself to voice her deepest fear. “I really care about… the learning thing. I really care about… a home attached to Torah. I need to know he’s there too”
Zivia Reischer
Finally, there they are. Howard and Jack and the rest of them. He should make the most of this game, his last for the next while
Rochel (Grunewald) Samet
Calligraphy
It’s a look that makes her quail inside, though she’s used to it, though she’s stood her own before and will do it again.
Leah Gebber
Calligraphy
How it worked: A client faces an empty chair, imagines his demon sitting in it, and speaks his thoughts and feelings with no filters
Esty Heller