A Reader Writes: Shidduchim – The Best is Not Always the Best

Dear Editor, This is inresponse to yesterday's letter titled" We Are Ruining Our Children's Shidduch Chances." Several months ago, Rav Yonason Rosenblum wrote an article here...

Readers’ Matzav: Moments Like This

Dear Matzav.com  Editor, On a recent  Motzoei Shabbos, after turning off the ignition in my car, it refused to start up again. It was snowing...

The Matzav Shmoooze: The New Year and the Shidduch Crisis

Dear Editor, As Rosh Hashanah approaches, our thoughts are focused on our actions and what the New Year will bring. After 120 years, every soul...

A Reader Writes: Be Mentchlich When Calling for Shidduch Info

Dear Editor, I frequently get "information" calls from mothers who have kids in the "parsha." Generally I really enjoy these phone calls, because I...

Readers’ Matzav: Contemplating Suicide

Dear Matzav Editor, "Frum Man Jumps to His Death Over Finances." That headline isn't a real one - yet. But it may be soon. I am...

Join the Daf

Dear friend, Mazel Tov to all dear Daf Yomi learners on the upcoming siyum on Maseches Yoma, a true milestone, considering that it places us...

The Matzav Shmooze: How Much Longer Will We Tolerate It?

Dear Editor, Yesterday, a website that has long been rightly criticized for helping those who wish to paint the frumcommunity in a negative light struck...

Rabbi Bess: Where Is the Outcry About the Kevorim and Rav Shmidal?

Dear Editor, If there is such a terrible matzav in Eretz Yisroel with the kevorim and the gedolei Yisroel are involved, shouldn't you use...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Can We Even Go to Levayos Anymore?

Dear Photographers, At the rate we’re going, people will soon hesitate to go to levayos for fear of having close-ups of them grieving, in full...

Readers’ Matzav: It’s Time to Put Kiruv On Ice

Dear Matzav.com Editor, I think that one of the things that has to change in "The New Normal" (and a recent Matzav.com post alluded to...