The Majesty of Man is in His Speech

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Shortly after the passing of Holocaust survivor Rav Avraham Steiner at the age of 96 in Bnei Brak, Rav Moshe Greineman...

A Moment of Silence

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz When the news is too awful to bear, when death befalls people young and dear, when fire consumes good people at...

To My Friend, Yisroel Levin z”l

Dearest Yisroel, My heart has broken into an unimaginable amount of pieces… and the infinite amount of tears I shed are not for no reason....

The Matzav Shmoooze: Thank You, Dr. Roberts, for Protecting Our Health

Dear Editor@Matzav.com, I wish to use this opportunity on Matzav.com to thank Dr. Kasriel Roberts for the wonderful Chol Hamoed carnival that he sponsored yesterday...

How Much is a Matzoh Worth?

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz How many advertisements have you seen that claim to “make your Pesach easier this year”? How often have you heard people...

YU’s Policies About Women — A Reply to Deborah Klapper

By Rabbi Avrohom Gordimer (This article originally appeared in Times of Israel.) I was dismayed to read Deborah Klapper’s blog post, Yeshiva College’s policies about women matter to...

Who is Responsible for Tearing Apart Klal Yisroel? 

By Rav Yitzchok Fingerer   I recently received a call from a talmid who had a very important Halachic sheilah. He moved away from Flatbush to a...

Potential, Unity and Renewal

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz One of the greatest Chassidic rebbes was the Izhbitzer. One of his followers was Reb Dovid of Lokov, an elderly chossid,...

Time to Build

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz  Vayakhel and Pekudei conclude the five parshiyos that discuss the construction of the Mishkon. The Mishkon was constructed over a period of...

The Dangerous Coalition of Non-Vaccinating Parents

Recently, it was brought to our attention that a new group, the so-called “Vaccine Coalition, a Coalition of Non-Vaccinating Parents in Lakewood, New Jersey,”...