OU Press Hires Rabbi Gil Student to be Managing Editor

He's a student of the publishing industry with hands-on experience running his own book company; he's a knowledgeable businessman with years of experience in...

Rabbis: Soldiers Must Refuse IDF Orders

Leading religious Zionist rabbis today called on IDF soldiers and officers to disobey orders to dismantle and evacuate outposts and settlements in Judea and...

Retired Supreme Court Justice Urges Seculars to ‘Take Over’ Chareidi Lines

Retired Israeli Supreme Court Justice Dalia Dorner suggested on Monday that secular passengers start riding charedii bus lines en masse to counter the gender...

Audio: OK Rabbinic Coordinator Discusses Situation Surrounding Korn’s Bakery and Volover Rov’s Withdrawal

The following audio is from an interview conducted tonight by Zev Brenner with Rabbi Yitzchak Hanoka, a Rabbinic Coordinator with OK Kashrus Laboratories,...

Just In: Despite Shabbos Rally, Baltimore JCC Votes to Stay Open for Shabbos

The Rosenbloom Owings Mills Jewish Community Center in Baltimore will be open on Shabbos beginning 1 p.m. June 6 after a vote of 97-33,...

Jewish U.S. Soldier Killed in Afghanistan

A Jewish U.S. intelligence officer has been killed in Afghanistan. First Lt. Roslyn L. Schulte, 25, died this past week of wounds suffered in...

Apartments in Yerushalayim at a Premium

The demands for residential apartments in Yerushalayim in the past three years have reached levels which do not catch up with the supply, according...

Oy Vey! Yiddish Culture Day at the Knesset

Oy gevalt! Yiddish has been uttered in the Knesset. Long disparaged in Hebrew-speaking Israel as the native tongue of Diaspora Jews, the centuries-old lingo...

Barkai Yeshiva Closed Until After Shavuos Due to Swine Flu

Matzav.com has learned that Barkai Yeshiva in Boro Park, which serves the Syrian frum community, will remain closed until after Shavuos due to possible...

Winner of the Matzav.com-Israel Book Shop Shavuos Raffle

Matzav.com teamed up with the renowned Israel Book Shop to provide you with a free entry raffle for a collection of books for year...