Recent Essays

  • Spiritual Math IV

    Moshe Schapiro (0)
    Spiritual Math IV

    by R. Moshe Schapiro The fourth in a five-part series discussing the meaning of the phrase in Selichot “ve-lo shavah...

     
  • The Mitzva to Eat on Erev Yom Kippur and the Teshuva of Yom Kippur

    David Brofsky (0)
    The Mitzva to Eat on Erev Yom Kippur and the Teshuva of Yom Kippur

    by R. David Brofsky, excerpted from Hilkhot Mo’adim: Understanding the Laws of the Festivals Many customs and laws...

     
  • The Elijah Moment

    Gil Student (0)
    The Elijah Moment

    R. Daniel Cohen of Stamford, CT talks about living for your Elijah moment. ...

     
  • Spiritual Math III

    Moshe Schapiro (0)
    Spiritual Math III

    by R. Moshe Schapiro The third in a five-part series discussing the meaning of the phrase in Selichot “ve-lo shavah...

     
  • May one wear Crocs on Yom Kippur?

    Shlomo Brody (0)
    May one wear Crocs on Yom Kippur?

    by R. Shlomo Brody, excerpted from his new book, A Guide to the Complex: Contemporary Halakhic Debates The permissibility...

     
  • New Periodical: RJJ Journal LXVIII

    Gil Student (1)
    New Periodical: RJJ Journal LXVIII

    New issue of The Journal of Halacha and Contemporary Society LXVIII (Succot 5775, Fall 2014): Letter From the Editor –...

     
  • Spiritual Math II

    Moshe Schapiro (0)
    Spiritual Math II

    by R. Moshe Schapiro The second in a five-part series discussing the meaning of the phrase in Selichot “ve-lo shavah...

     
  • Spiritual Math

    Moshe Schapiro (0)
    Spiritual Math

    by R. Moshe Schapiro This is the first in a five-part series continuing throughout this week -ed Spiritual Mathematics: Math...

     
  • Audio Roundup

    Joel Rich (0)
    Audio Roundup

    by Joel Rich But lurking beneath the surface are several unresolved issues not so quickly dismissed. One of them, raised...

     
  • Happy New Year

    Gil Student (0)
    Happy New Year

    לשנה טובה תכתבו ותחתמו Le-shanah tovah tikasevu ve-sechasemu May you be inscribed and sealed for a good...