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 Anti-Chareidi Blogger Who Forgot to Find Out the Truth

By G. Kulik Chareidi bashing is nothing new. Lakewood bashing is nothing new. The question is why people aren't embarrassed to shoot from the hip...

Shame On Liberal Jews for Slamming Rabbi Hier’s Trump Inauguration Blessing

By Abraham H. Miller As previously reported on Matzav.com, Rabbi Marvin Hier of the Simon Wiesenthal Center will be giving a benediction at Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration...

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...

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...

A Letter to My Abusive Parents

By Hadassa Luk My letter is written to you, but it's intended for me. To clear things up inside. To try to understand myself better....

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...

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...