My Trip

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz I have been to Europe not more than 2 or 3 times in my life. While there is the urge to...

Let’s Get Along

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz This week, in Parshas Shelach, we study the tragic episode of the meraglim sent by Moshe to spy on the land...

Light Up the World

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz The weekly news cycle, which includes the events and stories that recently transpired, captivates the country and molds people’s opinions. It...

Heshy Goldstein: Here’s the Story of My Shavuos Nightmare

Dear Matzav Readers, It's with great pain and sorrow that I'm forced to share with you a tragedy that took place this past Shavuos. Please note:...

DON’T SHOOT THE MESSENGER: Musician Tells Matzav After Rabbonim’s Wedding Music Letter

Dear Matzav.com, As a musician who has played at our chasunos for many years, I want to say that I was gratified to see the...

Living It

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz When the Bnei Yisroel were in Sinai after having crossed through the Yam Suf, Hakadosh Boruch Hu commanded them to count...

Heights

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz In the Torah, there are several references to mountains that are central to Yiddishkeit. The first is Har Hamoriah, which Avrohom...

Path of Growth

Support The Life Saving Work Of Hatzalah In Meron. CLICK HERE. By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Too often, we don’t appreciate what we have. This happens either...

A Tale of Two Restaurants: What Do WE Think The Role Of A Hechsher...

Dear Matzav, The story of a restaurant in Lakewood that put up an Israeli flag on Yom Ha'atzmaut made headlines last week when rumors began...

Wisdom

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Torah Jews pledge allegiance to our mission statement and national raison d’être. Three times a day, we proclaim our intention “lesakein...