Surging Santorum Has Jewish GOPers Shrugging, Shvitzing And Kvelling

If Rick Santorum secures the Republican nomination, expect to hear this mantra from his Jewish supporters: In times of crisis, social issues don't matter. The...

Mashgiach of Ponovezh, Rav Eliezer Ginsburg zt”l

It is with great sadness that Matzav.com reports the petirah of Rav Eliezer Ginsburg zt"l, mashgiach of Ponevezh Yeshiva in Bnei Brak. He was...

Orthodox Groups Call Secular Court Interference in Bais Din Decision “Dangerous Precedent”

A New York State lower court decision overturning a beis din decision in the case of a rebbe dismissed by a yeshiva is being...

Rav Chaim Kanievsky: May Shiluach Hakan Be Done Remotely?

Rav Chaim Kanievsky was asked whether a person confined to a wheelchair may fulfill the mitzvah of shiluach hakeinby having someone else do the mitzvah on his behalf. Or...

Riskin Appoints Woman to Head Property Beis Din

After completing a five-year course in Gemara and halacha at the Susi Bradfield Women’s Institute for Halachic Leadership (WIHL) at Midreshet Lindenbaum in Yerushalayim,...

Bobov-45 Readies For Ceremony Celebrating Rededication Of Massive 150,000 Square-foot School Building In Borough...

Today, Sunday, Feb 17th, will be an emotional one for benefactors and supporters of Bobov-45 as the Kehilla celebrates the culmination of an extensive...

How Dressing Modestly Changed My Life

By Kelsey Osgood Before I began my formal conversion to Judaism, when I was a wee reporter who covered various stories in the very religious...

Vandals Target Historic Chesed Shel Emes Cemetery In St. Louis

Investigators with the University City Police Department in St. Louis are working to determine who knocked over or damaged dozens of headstones at a...