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  • Why We Do Mitzvos

    Why We Do Mitzvos

    by R. Gil Student A large part of an observant Jew’s day consists of performing mitzvos, fulfilling religious commandments....

     
  • Rabbi Riskin’s Modern Orthodoxy

    Rabbi Riskin’s Modern Orthodoxy

    by R. Gil Student If you want to know why Rabbi Shlomo Riskin is apparently being forced into retirement by the Israeli Chief...

     
  • One Witness

    One Witness

    by R. Gidon Rothstein 3 Sivan: One Witness On the third of Sivan, 1933, R. Benzion Meir Chai Uzziel (later to be Sephardic...

     
  • Segulos and Us

    Segulos and Us

    by R. Gil Student My article in last week’s Jewish Link This article is a response to this article, and here is the...

     
  • Personal Justice

    Personal Justice

    For weeks, I have wanted to write about R. Moshe Miller’s new commentary on Rus, Rising Moon: Unraveling the Book of...

     
  • Forced Kiddushin

    Forced Kiddushin

    by R. Gidon Rothstein 25 Iyyar: Forced Kiddushin R. Yitzchak Elchanan Spektor (1817-1896) was recognized as the posek of...

     
  • Blessings on the Torah

    Blessings on the Torah

    Halakhic Positions of Rav Joseph B. Soloveitchik by R. Aharon Ziegler According to Rav Soloveitchik, from the words of the...

     
  • From the Archives of Tradition

    From the Archives of Tradition

    by R. Yitzchak Blau What role does human need play in halakhic rulings? In this characteristically nuanced presentation,...

     
  • Between God and Country

    Between God and Country

    by R. Gil Student My article in today’s Jewish World Review In a classic episode of All In The Family, a television...

     
  • Why Be Jewish?

    Why Be Jewish?

    by R. Gil Student This is an article in last week’s issue of The Jewish Link of New Jersey. Intermarriage is shrinking...