Matzav Inbox: Parents Are Going Broke and Schools Are…Raising Tuition?!

Dear [email protected], I am absolutely furious with the outrageous tuition hikes imposed by yeshivos and schools in our frum community. These institutions are choking the...

Facing the Test

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz  Parshas Behar opens with the mitzvah of Shmittah. The discussion of the topic begins by stating that Hashem told these halachos...

Staying Holy

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz We recently celebrated Pesach, which is referred to as Zeman Cheiruseinu, the days upon which we commemorate our freedom. We were...

Tatty, When Will You Come Home?

By Rabbi Moshe Dov Heber Four years ago, in March 2020 when Covid-19 was all around, I asked the boys in my class to share...

Celebration of Freedom

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz The Seder is the highlight of the Yom Tov of Pesach, and regardless of what is going on outside, Jewish families...

It’s All From Above

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Here, we finally are in the month of Nissan. Pesach, the Yom Tov when we celebrate our freedom, is upon us. The...

Tobin: Outrage Over Aid-Worker Deaths Is About Saving Hamas, Not Civilians

By Jonathan S. Tobin The growing chorus of voices on the political left that have been loudly demanding that Israel’s war on Hamas be stopped...

Living With Faith

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz In this week’s parsha, we learn about one of the great days in the history of Klal Yisroel. They were finally...

The Day of Liberation

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz If you would want to describe the Yom Tov we celebrated this week in one word, what would it be? I would...

It’s All Good

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Many nations have risen up to battle us, subjugate us, and torment us, yet Amaleik is singled out for eternal derision....

Open the Door

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz In this week’s parsha of Pekudei, the posuk states, “All the work necessary for the Mishkon was completed, as the Jewish...

The Secret of Happiness

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz This Shabbos, we announce the arrival of the second month of Adar, granting us another opportunity to take advantage of the...

Tobin: Harris and Gantz Are Playing Politics With Israel’s Future

By Jonathan S. Tobin For five months, the Biden administration has been talking out of both sides of its mouth about the war between Israel...

My Father’s Tefillin

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz In Parshas Ki Sisa, we learn one of the most tragic occurrences in our history, from which we suffer until today:...

Double Joy

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Think about it. If this year wasn’t a leap year, we would be celebrating Purim this week. Instead, Purim is a...

Bring the Light

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Our world, once again, is in a precarious situation. Actually, it has been this way since Covid spread throughout the world,...

Analysis: Rescue Op A Vital Mini-Success On The Way To Overall Victory In Gaza

By Yaakov Lappin The overnight rescue operation of Israeli hostages Louis Har, 70, and Fernando Marman, 60, on Monday is a critical Israeli mini-success in...

Listen

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Life has become complicated of late. The world says that there is a communication explosion, but in reality, it is anything...

Matzav Inbox: Disgusted by Local Stores’ “Super Bowl Specials”

Dear Editor@Matzav, I am sickened beyond words. I live in Lakewood, NJ. And I am disgusted by the recent advertising of “Super Bowl specials” by local...

Dennis Ross Is Blaming Israel Again

By Moshe Phillips Former U.S. Middle East envoy Dennis Ross just can’t stop blaming Israel. Speaking via Zoom for the Institute for the Study of...

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