THE FALLOUT: Lessons for the Frum Community from Today’s White House Debacle

People who are easily identified as religious Jews have added responsibilities. They represent us. They represent Yiddishkeit. They represent Torah. They represent Hashem. When they...

Remembering My Grandfather, Rav Eliezer Levin zt”l

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz The Imrei Emes of Ger and the Chofetz Chaim were traveling on the same train. At one of the stops, a...

The Matzav Shmooze: Give Due Respect Even if (Shidduch) Crisis is the Topic

Dear Editor, Reb Yaakov Goldberg of Lakewood, NJ recently wrote a letter to Matzav about the shidduch crisis entitled "Telling the Rough Truth About the Shidduch...

Mrs. Dunoff’s “My Chessed a Day” Books

By Rabbi Paysach Krohn, Yeshiva Ateres Shimon's Daily Chesed, dailychesed@ateresshimon.org Just a few short weeks ago there was a terrible tragedy in the city of Philadelphia. ...

Telling the Rough Truth About the Shidduch Crisis

Dear Editor, In response to the recent article on Matzav by Rabbi Rudomin, I would like to point out two things about the crisis: #1 I...

How Obama Is Scheming To Sabotage Trump’s Presidency

This article by Paul Sperry appears in the New York Post: When former President Barack Obama said he was “heartened” by anti-Trump protests, he was sending a...

Alan Dershowitz: Israel Must Not Criminalize Political Differences

By Alan Dershowitz I recently returned from a visit to Israel, where the headlines focused on two investigations involving Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The first...

Paskening Like the Blogs        

By Rabbi Avrohom Gordimer A few people commented to me that it seems like the ruling by the OU Rabbinic Panel that women can’t be ordained or...

Shidduch Crisis: Cutting Through Inertia and Red Tape

By Rabbi Yitschak Rudomin MA Director: Jewish Professionals Institute www.jpi.org Email: rudomin@jpi.org Despite of everyone's awareness of the ongoing "Shidduch Crisis" it nevertheless does not...

An Interview with the Yeitzer Hara about Facebook

By Rabbi Moshe Meir Weiss As I was coming out of shul yesterday, who do I meet but the Yeitzer Hara himself.  As my readers...