The Last Lion – Too Many Lost Jews

Rav Yitzchok Fingerer Morah D'Asrah BJX (Brooklyn Jewish Xperience) Beis Medrash 75 years ago, while millions of Eastern European Jews were being mercilessly and barbarically...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Porch Safety in the Frum Community

Dear Editor, This past Succos, a porch collapsed with people in the succa. Bechasdei Hashem, no one got hurt, but it brings to mind an...

Rabbi Hayim Leiter: The Facts Speak for Themselves

By Rabbi Avrohom Gordimer Dear Rabbi Leiter, I am glad that you replied to my response to your original blog post. I am not sure why you felt a need to...

The Protection of Marriage

By Rabbi Moshe Meir Weiss When discussing the Creation, the Torah informs us of a drama which took place when the trees were being created. ...

When Justice Is Not Just

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz We begin the study of Parshas Noach and we cringe. We read that the world became corrupt – “Ki malah ha’aretz...

SHAME ON THE NY TIMES: Grey Lady Headline Says “Israel Says Palestinian Killed 2...

By Ira Stoll An array of mainstream pro-Israel voices are expressing concern about a headline over a New York Times web article about a terrorist attack. Israel’s consul...

Op-Ed: Where was Sandy Koufax this past Sukkos?

By Rabbi Yitzchok Fingerer Was baseball legend Sandy Koufax really at BJX this past Sukkos? If you were there, you may be bewildered as you...

A Key to Longevity

By Rabbi Moshe Meir Weiss This past Hoshannah Rabbah, I had the somber privilege of officiating and saying a hesped, eulogy (of course, of the...

New York Times Now Finds Ari Fuld’s Death Not Fit for Website Either

By Ira Stoll Not only did The New York Times find the murder of Ari Fuld, an Israeli-American who was fatally stabbed last month by...

A Night with the Bochurim – Rabbi Yitzchok Hisiger

By Rabbi Yitzchok Hisiger It was the first such event in Lakewood, NJ, but like those ubiquitous “inaugural annual” yeshiva parlor meetings, I feel comfortable...