Normal Like Me
Rabbanit Chana has a mesmerizing voice. I used to love hearing her talk. There’s a word for that, for people who kno ...

By Ruti Kepler

Point of View
The pleasant countenance of Shammai

By Rabbi Moshe Grylak zt"l

Text Messages
"Jewish unity” not for all Jews

By Eytan Kobre

One name consistently came our way

By Rabbi Dovid M. Cohen

Off the Couch
Time for a serious mussar-potch

By Jacob L. Freedman MD

Second Thoughts
Non-halachic prayer for non-praying Jews

By Rabbi Emanuel Feldman

News In Depth
Some of the most ardent fighters for preserving the holiness of the Wall don’t identify as “chareidi” — and none are ...

By Shlomi Gil

After four decades, Murray Goldwag of Kosher Socks fame is still very much a presence, manning his store on Main Street ...

By Malky Lowinger

Mesorah Quest
Prague might be the Jewish tourist capital of the Czech Republic, but there’s another narrative buried in the rural towns ...

By Ari Z. Zivotofsky

Jewish Geography
Presumptive Republican mayoral candidate has her eyes on Gracie Mansion

By Jacob Kornbluh

Jewish Geography
Trump, Putin grasp for Common Ground in First Meeting

By Binyamin Rose

Oneg Shabbos
A monastery. A kidnapping. An oath by a gadol. Could a simple, not-too-pious tailor rescue an innocent Jewish boy from ...

By Yeruchem Yitzchak Landesman

Jewish Geography
Hamas digs terror tunnels — and runs Gaza economy into the ground

By Binyamin Rose

Elisheva was the frummest of all our children, exemplary in her tefillah, her chesed, her middos. We called her “the re ...

By C. Saphir