Magazine Feature
Child star Bentzy Kletzkin finds advice for life and the upheaval just waiting to happen when his voice changes

By Yaakov Plavinsky

Magazine Feature
Rav Yitzchok Zilberstein is driven by a mission to show that there’s no sweetness like Torah when it’s practical and clear

By Eliezer Shulman and Gedalia Guttentag

Magazine Feature
The Novominsker Rebbe was taken at the moment he was needed most. Three years later, his two sons share their perspective of the rebbe who was a father to so many

By Shmuel Botnick

Magazine Feature
Nachi Weinstein, the bibliophile behind the seforim chatter podcast

By Yosef Herz

Magazine Feature
An observant Jew faced warlords and despots in risky territory, but never hid his Jewish identity

By Binyamin Rose

Magazine Feature
What the Traveling Chassidim have learned along the way is that the Jewish neshamah has many ways of being ignited

By Rivka Streicher

Magazine Feature
The best indication that the bodyguards for Israel’s Yom Tov guests are doing their job is that you can’t even tell they’re around

By Rachel Ginsberg

Magazine Feature
Lavi Greenspan went blind at age 26, but the challenge opened new vistas  that he hadn’t seen before

By Barbara Bensoussan

Family First Feature
Three women looked around, saw the void in their families, and realized they could be the ones to fill it

By Shterna Lazaroff

The Moment
Is there any way to recapture that sense of joint family effort in handcrafting the Yom Tov’s focal mitzvah?

By Yochonon Donn

“You need to choose to fight this monster or he’ll get the better of you. You can live a happy life, you can break free of this. The first step is to want to get better.”

By Michal Marcus

Family First Inbox
“Assign me with a Day of Defiance — so I can publicly, proudly buck the intimidating silliness. Perhaps I’ll be a voice of reason”

By Family First Readers

Double Take
Why couldn't my daughter ever come to me for Pesach?

By Rochel Samet

What does that feel like, to be at peace with your lot in life, even if that lot is standing at the corner of Kikar Shabbos and Malchei Yisrael on a cool Jerusalem morning, annoyi ...

By Ariella Schiller