Just One Word

Something as easy as a single word, a smile, or a small gift has the power to change someone's entire life. Yosef had recently arrived...

Rabbi Dr. Bernard Lander z”l

It is with sadness that we report the passing of Rabbi Dr. Bernard Lander, founder and president of Touro College, former rov of Beth...

Miracle in Bnei Brak: Child Falls Four Floors, Lands on Mayor’s Car

A miracle took place at around noon today in Bnei Brak, as a 5-year-old child fell from a fourth floor balcony at 21 Rechov...

Florida Supreme Court Refuses To Halt Execution Of Martin Grossman Next Week

The Florida Supreme Court today refused to halt the execution of a man convicted of murdering a state wildlife officer 25 years ago. The justices...

Rav Yitzchok Berkowitz To Address Women’s Gathering On Kosher Use Of Social Media

English speaking Israeli women will hold a one-day conference in Yerushalayim next Wednesday, February 17, to discuss how Torah-observant people and organizations can use...

Genetic Research Claims Kehunah Has Multiple Lineages

Recent research on the Cohen Y chromosome indicates that Cohanim descend from several unrelated male lines rather than a single male lineage dating to ancient...

Beer at Shalom Zachors is Good for Your Health

Now you don't have to feel guilty about indulging in some Budweiser or Heineken at the next shalom zachor you attend. A new study suggests...

Yerushalayim Fitness Training Course for Yeshiva Bochurim and Yungeleit

In the evening hours, as their friends are still leaning over the Gemara, they leave the yeshiva and replace their hats and suits with...

Non-Jewish Company Following the Lead of Dor Yesharim – But Without the All-Important Confidentiality

Mark Henderson reports at TimesOnline: When the Dor Yeshorim organisation was set up in New York and Israel in 1983, Tay-Sachs disease was rife...

Looking for Votes, Joe Lazar Makes Appearance at Belzer Melava Malka

On Motzai Shabbos, February 6th,Rabbi Shmuel Lefkowitz, Vice President of Agudath Israel, stood before and overflow crowd at the Belzer M'lava Malka, and told...