Sorry to Spoil the Cheese Party: A Reply to Rabbi Barry Dolinger’s “Milchig Manifesto...

By Rabbi Avrohom Gordimer  P’sak Halacha is very serious business. To adjudicate Halacha, one must be a grounded halachic authority, whose command of the issues...

A Grave Threat to Jewish Continuity: An Op-Ed

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for the Five Towns Jewish Times Who would have thought that the actions of a Jewish organization could launch a grave...

Picture Perfect? By: Ami Chai Tzuriel

They bring him to shul daily – I see him all the time. The other day he gave me a robust Brocha; as a...

Pesach Sheni – The Holiday for the OTD By Rabbi Yair Hoffman

For the Five Towns Jewish Times Today is Pesach Sheni. And although many people eat Shmurah Matzah today, unfortunately, few people understand its internal message. It...

A Holy People

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz This week, we read the parshiyos of Acharei Mos and Kedoshim. Rashi quotes the Toras Kohanim, which states that Parshas Kedoshim...

Political Correctness by Rabbi Eliyahu Safran

If one weighs with weights that are deficient by the standards agreed upon in his locality, or measures with a measuring vessel deficient by...

The Chosen

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Vehi she’omda la’avoseinu velonu. I say these words every year at the Seder, as you do, and as all those who came...

New York Times Reviewer Insists Jihadist Attacks in US Are ‘Relatively Few’

By Ira Stoll Writing about a Showtime documentary titled “American Jihad,” a television reviewer for the New York Times reports that the film “examines several of the relatively few instances...

OOPS! is no excuse

By Rabbi Eliyahu Safran “As Freud has shown, blunders are not the merest chance. They are the result of suppressed desires and conflicts. They are...

Rezső Kasztner: The Man Who Betrayed 400,000 Jews

By Paul Bogdanor A major injustice is being committed in our time, as a traitor to the Jewish people is being turned into a hero,...