Deposits and Withdrawals

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz For years, every time we lain Parshas Vayeira, the same question bothers me. Why did Avrohom Avinu not rush to tell...

Readers’ Matzav: It’s Snowing….Help Your Neighbor

Dear Editor@Matzav, .com The following just came to my mind and I thought I'll share it with you. Maybe its worthwhile sharing with your readers. Since the...

Opinion: Corzine vs. Christie – How to Deal With Communal Endorsements You Don’t Agree...

By Rabbi Yosef Shubert, Matzav.com This week's election has created a fervor that I haven't seen in a long time and I think that that's...

Delta, You Are Judged by the Company You Keep

By Dovid Efune About two years ago, shortly before Pesach, I was invited to attend the launch of a baseball batting challenge hosted by Delta...

Remembering Rav Chaim Yisroel Belsky zt”l

By New York State Senator Simcha Felder  My father, Rav Tzvi Mordechai Felder zt”l, was a rov for more than 60 years, and in that...

The $5.8 Billion Argument For Getting Your Flu Shot

If avoiding a miserable, potentially deadly virus isn't motivation enough to get a flu shot, here's one more reason: American adults sick with flu...

Tefillah and Achdus: Thequintessentially Jewish Response To A Kidnapping

By Deborah Fineblum/JNS.org With their pictures posted on countless Facebook pagesand widely published in newspapers and on websites, the faces of the three missing...

Who Will Protect the Kosher Consumer?

By Menachem Lubinsky Emily, a Long Island housewife, was about to use an ingredient in a cake that she was preparing when her daughter picked...

Readers’ Matzav: The Bussing Saga

Dear Editor@Matzav.com, I was at the recent Lakewood, NJ, School Board meeting at which various concerns regarding school bussing were addressed. Clearly, there are improvements...

Darchei Torah’s Special Rabbeim

By D. F. After reading all the press recently about Yeshiva Darchei Torah, I wanted to share some thoughts of mine. I am an alumnus...