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  • Why The Avot Were Buried In Same Plot As Adam And Chava

    Aharon Ziegler (0)
    Why The Avot Were Buried In Same Plot As Adam And Chava

    Halakhic Positions of Rav Joseph B. Soloveitchik by R. Aharon Ziegler The Torah tells us that the city of Chevron was also...

     
  • Hachnassat Orchim

    Ari Enkin (1)
    Hachnassat Orchim

    By: Rabbi Ari Enkin The mitzva of Hachnassat Orchim in its purest form consists of hosting and serving the needs of those...

     
  • Audio Roundup

    Joel Rich (0)
    Audio Roundup

    by Joel Rich How to Read Hasidic Texts: A Quick Guide by Ariel Evan Mayse Interesting piece, I was particularly struck by: 4....

     
  • Orthodox Day Schools in 2013

    Gil Student (0)
    Orthodox Day Schools in 2013

    by Dr. Marvin Schick (Excerpted from “A Census of Jewish Day Schools in the United States, 2013-2015″ with permission....

     
  • From the Archives of Tradition

    Yitzchak Blau (0)
    From the Archives of Tradition

    by R. Yitzchak Blau The RCA and Tradition magazine is pleased to announce that we have opened up our archives to the general...

     
  • Torah Musings Free e-Book

    Gil Student (0)
    Torah Musings Free e-Book

    Beginning in July, we started sending a weekly digest of articles in a printable PDF perfect for Shabbos reading and/or shul...

     
  • The Great Journey

    Gil Student (0)
    The Great Journey

    Ralph Waldo Emerson is quoted (possibly inaccurately) as saying that life is a journey, not a destination. Perhaps this idea...

     
  • The Mitzvah of Bikur Cholim – Visiting the Sick Part 2

    Moishe Dovid Lebovits (0)
    The Mitzvah of Bikur Cholim – Visiting the Sick Part 2

    (continued from The Mitzvah of Bikur Cholim – Visiting the Sick Part 1) Visiting the Sick on Shabbos1 Halachically Speaking Volume...

     
  • Lech Lecha: Does That Mean Me?

    Gil Student (0)
    Lech Lecha: Does That Mean Me?

    Aliyah and you ...

     
  • The Super-Mitzvah to Have Children

    Gil Student (2)
    The Super-Mitzvah to Have Children

    The Logical Imperative to Procreate by R. Gil Student The “Shidduch Crisis,” the growing number of older singles...