Are there not enough genuine horrors going on in the frum world that we have to invent new scandals? Don’t we already have enough troubles...
One week ago Sunday, the New York Times printed a front-page article about the Chasidic school system.
Why do we say selichos? How does it prepare us for Rosh Hashana? Why begin on Motzei Shabbos?
It’s Elul and Hashem is in the field. His love for us transcends any of the aveiros we have done this past year.
By Alex Fleksher When you’re a teenager, it’s all about how long yamim noraim davening in shul is. And unwashed, uncooperative hair. When you’re newly...
There is a dialectical tension at play here. How do we negotiate the value of individuality and the value of community?
The chazzan started the high part a drop off-key in his nervousness, and was hapless and struggling in his high-pitched rendition of Gertner’s ‘Shabbos Hayom’.
Despite all my good intentions, I too frequently arrive at the Yom HaDin feeling barely prepared spiritually.