We Don’t Need a “New Contemporary Theology”: A Response to Rabbi Hefter

By Rabbi Avrohom Gordimer The article was so shocking. Not only shocking in terms of its content, but shocking that its author, an apparently very...

A First-Person Account Of The Tragic Earthquake In Nepal

By Chezky Lifshitz It was Saturday morning, usually a quieter day at the Chabad-Lubavitch Jewish center in Kathmandu, Nepal, when the ground began trembling beneath...

Halverson: Langert Is My Running Mate

By Hal Halverson I am honored to be given the opportunity to run for Township Committee alongside Steven Langert. During Steven's tenure on the Township...

Open Orthodoxy’s New and Dangerous Halachic Quest

By I. Schwartz The Yated has for years documented and exposed the invalid claims of the Open Orthodox movement to be Orthodox. Open Orthodoxy’s innovations...

A Levayah is Not a Joke

By The Misaskim Board אל תחטאו בילד There is a story going around about using a levayah for a color war break out in Camp ________ this...

The Greatness of Klal Yisroel and the Blizzard of 2010

By Rabbi Meir Goldberg Most of us know about the tremendous chesed which abounds in the frum community. We are oftentimes reminded of the greatness...

Response to Mishpacha Magazine’s Goldmines Story

By Kollel Guy Mishpacha magazine recently ran a story called Goldmines which  got many people all fired up. The story is almost predictable. A mother...

The Day After: Was it the Smartest Question to Ask the President?

By Kol Haolam Donald Trump misunderstood Trux's question yesterday, but it’s easy to see why he did. The accusation has been around since his election...

Heroes of Summer

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz We have all heard of Oorah and are most familiar with its jingles and mascot. We see their ads, but we...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Camps, Rabbeim, Tuition – The Truth

Dear Editor, With summer camp registration approaching and all the talk about rabbeim not being paid enough, I feel like I must pen this letter to...