Rabbi Tannenbaum: My Shabbos in Lakewood – Bonded By Torah

By Rabbi Gershon Tannenbaum Though there is a history of some discrimination against Jews long ago, more than half of Lakewood's residents today are observant...

Opinion: The Ten Commandments According to Obama

I. Thou shalt have no God in America, except for me. For we are no longer a Christian nation and, after all, I am...

Opinion: The Secret Anorexic War – The Skinny On Being Skinny In Shidduchim

By Rabbi Shea Hecht I recently spoke to a man from out of town who was looking for a shidduch for his son. Of course,...

Opinion: What Netanyahu Wants From Obama’s ‘Self-Hating Jews’

By Akiva Eldar Who is to blame for the latest dispute with the United States over the new neighborhood going up in Yerushalayim's Sheikh...

Nattering Nabobs of Negativism: How The Blogosphere Hates The Frum World

By CJ Strullowitz A blogger whom I follow recently posted that, due to news coming out of Israel and certain events making headlines in America,...

Opinion: What About The Chareidim’s Rights?

By Yishai Schechter Anti-Semitism needs blood libels and every blood libel needs legal proof. It seems that the legacy of fear and hatred towards...

Opinion: What Are Bochurim In Shidduchim Thinking?

By Rabbi Hanoch Hecht I frequently have bocherim visiting us to lend a hand in the outreach that we do. Recently the bocherim that came...

Opinion: ‘Starving Mother’ Case Part Of Campaign Of Persecution Against Orthodox

By Dudi Zilbershlag Anyone looking for reinforcements to the claim that Israel is home to an anti-chareidi campaign of persecution got what they were...

“Shabbos, Shabbos”

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Before there were religious newspapers, the Jewish media world was owned by the maskilim. It took some time before religious Jewry...

Struggle for Prayer

By Aliza Feder I can't daven. I've tried. I mean really tried. Not just the shutting my eyes tightly and swayed type of tried. I've...