Heshy Goldstein: Here’s the Story of My Shavuos Nightmare

Dear Matzav Readers, It's with great pain and sorrow that I'm forced to share with you a tragedy that took place this past Shavuos. Please note:...

DON’T SHOOT THE MESSENGER: Musician Tells Matzav After Rabbonim’s Wedding Music Letter

Dear Matzav.com, As a musician who has played at our chasunos for many years, I want to say that I was gratified to see the...

Living It

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz When the Bnei Yisroel were in Sinai after having crossed through the Yam Suf, Hakadosh Boruch Hu commanded them to count...

Heights

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz In the Torah, there are several references to mountains that are central to Yiddishkeit. The first is Har Hamoriah, which Avrohom...

Path of Growth

Support The Life Saving Work Of Hatzalah In Meron. CLICK HERE. By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Too often, we don’t appreciate what we have. This happens either...

Wisdom

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Torah Jews pledge allegiance to our mission statement and national raison d’être. Three times a day, we proclaim our intention “lesakein...

Becoming Better People

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz With Pesach behind us and Shavuos in the future, we are presently in the Sefirah period. Every evening we count how...

Time to Inspire

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Count yourself among the majority if you had never heard of Poway, California, before Yom Tov. That spot of a town...

Babies, the Silent Victims of Antivaxxers

By Rabbi Elchanan Poupko Just recently, two pregnant women in Brooklyn were found to have the measles with the disease hitting a shocking 390 victims...

Generational

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz The essence of the Haggadah and the entirety of Pesach is the relationship between father and son and the obligation for...