The Troubling Implications of the Government’s Recent Effort to Block Amicus Curiae Briefs in...

In an unusual move, the United States - by far the most frequent amicus curiae in the federal appellate courts - has sought to...

What is Hidden is Never Lost: Rapa-Dreidels, Portugal and the Marranos

By Rabbi Eliyahu Safran Communal memories do not vanish.  They may become tenuous, fragile as wisps, as fragments, as shards of dreams.  But they remain. ...

Lakewood: Who Is Truly Concerned About Our Children?

By Mrs. Ziva Kriger, Lakewood, NJ Last April, the community voted for change and wanted to see their taxes lowered. The voters understood that something...

An Important Erev Shabbos Chanukah Message from Lakewood Chaverim

Lakewood Chaveirim reached out to Matzav.com to share the following message with the community. Shabbos Chanukah is one of the busiest travel times for Lakewood...

Compromise Leads to New Non-Frum “Prayer Section” at the Kosel, Gafni Calls Reform Jews...

The churban wrought by the so-called "Women of the Wall" is now at its next step, with the Israeli government having approved a compromise to expand...

Daf Yomi Begins Maseches Chullin, Siyum Hashas at Giants Stadium 13 Months Away

Lomdei Daf Hayomi worldwide began Maseches Chullin yesterday, having wrapped up Maseches on Monday. The learners of Daf Yomi are making their way ever closer to the...

לקיים בנו חכמי ישראל • Rav Aharon Leib Shteinman Sees Slight Improvement

There is cautious optimism regarding the condition of Maran Rav Aharon Leib Shteinman, who remains hospitalized at the Intensive Care Unit at Mayanei Hayeshua...

Video: Rav Perr On Chillul Hashem

The following drasha was delivered several years ago on Tisha B'Av by Rav Yechiel Perr, rosh yeshiva of Yeshiva Derech Ayson of Far Rockaway,...