Analysis: Why Democrats Won’t Boycott Netanyahu

By Moshe Phillips and Benyamin Korn The rumor that some Democrats might boycott Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu's speech to Congress is nothing more than a...

The RCA And Lubavitch

By Rabbi Gershon Tannenbaum In the last few weeks, timely news releases by various Jewish media, including vosizneias.com, Matzav.com, and collive.com, amongst others, reported that...

The Seminary Selection Process

By Talmidah X It starts at the end of 11th grade, when in the midst of recuperating from SATs and APs and getting ready...

Who We Are

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz As we study the parshiyos of Sefer Bereishis, we develop proper perspectives. At the outset of the stories that are told...

Frum Jews and Our Life of “Financial Impossibility”

By Rabbi Yosef Shubert, Matzav.com I am fascinated by a poll being conducted by Matzav.com at the left-hand side of this page. According to the...

Finding Grace From Within

By Rabbi Naphtali Hoff Rabban Shimon ben Gamliel (said, since) in most years (we think of) Adar as (a month which) adjoins Nissan, (we...

Words Matter: Deeper Meanings and Understanding

By Rabbi Eliyahu Safran Words matter to Jews.  Language matters.  Hebrew, filled with beauty and poetic power, is a language in which words carry not...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Post-Tragedy Dumbness

Dear Readers, I am writing about something which terribly pains my heart. Almost every time a tragedy occurs, without fail, there are some people out...

Party Affiliation Doesn’t Matter In Super-Jewish District

By Orthodox Pundit "When it comes to the Orthodox Jewish district, a theoretical Democratic candidate did better than three-to-one than a Republican in the CUNY/New York...

Shabbos Chanukah And The Birth Of The Bais Yaakov Movement

By Moshe Pogrow One hundred years ago, on Shabbos Chanukah 1915, a single young woman, Sarah Schneirer, attended a Shabbos afternoon women's shiur given by...