The Matzav Shmoooze: My Son and the Yankees

Dear readers, It was a dilemma of mine last year and I am faced with it this year again. With baseball season here again, I...

Making a Kiddush Hashem: Social Issues and Politics

By Yisroel Feldman, Novato, California Part I. At http://matzav.com/obamacare-will-kill-millions-of-babies there was reported how various political factions brought out serious concerns that the President's Health Care...

Op-Ed: Israel Has Bigger Problems – The Truth Behind the Recent Tumult in Israel

By Chagai Segal During  the eight days of Chanukah, three people were murdered in Israel and the murder of a child killed on the eve...

It’s Not a “Shidduch Crisis,” It’s a “Chesed Crisis” – Part VI

By Rabbi Yitschak Rudomin MA (Definitions: Crisis, with the "i"  = singular or one; Crises, with the "e" = plural or many. The English word...

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...

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...

A Message from the Kalever Rebbe for Chanukah 5775

Chanukah - the Light of Faith Banishes Depression In the modern era, incidences of depression have reached epidemic proportions as many suffer from this and...

Reader’s Matzav: The Child You Almost Killed Today Could Have Been Yours

Dear Matzav.com Editor, I was driving westbound on 17th Avenue in Boro Park on Erev Shabbos, through the usual morning traffic, mainly caused by the...

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...

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...