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  • YU Learns Mussar

    Gil Student (0)
    YU Learns Mussar

    The NY Times has an article today about how Yeshiva University is trying to learn lessons from the Madoff Scandal (link)....

     
  • Chanuka —> Al Hanissim

    Ari Enkin (0)
    Chanuka —> Al Hanissim

    By: Rabbi Ari Enkin Whenever one has eaten a meal on Chanuka (or Purim), there is a special prayer, known as “al hanissim”,...

     
  • Reminder: WebYeshiva Get-Together

    Gil Student (0)
    Reminder: WebYeshiva Get-Together

    Students of Rabbi Chaim Brovender from throughout the years are invited to join the First Annual “Real World”...

     
  • Chanukah Posts

    Gil Student (0)
    Chanukah Posts

    Some old posts about Chanukah: Jewish Practice Electric Hanukah Menorahs Happy Holiday How Many Candles? Where to Light...

     
  • Announcements #066: YCT/LSS Yom Iyun on Dec. 25

    Gil Student (0)
    Announcements #066: YCT/LSS Yom Iyun on Dec. 25

    YCT/LSS Yom Iyun on December 25th Lincoln Square Synagogue and Yeshivat Chovevei Torah Rabbinical School invite the entire...

     
  • Rav Gersion Appel Website

    Gil Student (0)
    Rav Gersion Appel Website

    The family of R. Dr. Gersion Appel has put up a website with eulogies for him and some articles of his. They will hopefully...

     
  • New Periodical: Jewish Bible Quarterly XXXVI:4

    Gil Student (0)
    New Periodical: Jewish Bible Quarterly XXXVI:4

    Relatively new issue of Jewish Bible Quarterly, XXXVI, no. 4 (144): Ecclesiastes, Fleeting and Timeless: Part I by Ethan...

     
  • Latest Issue of Commentator

    Gil Student (0)
    Latest Issue of Commentator

    OK, these articles are more recent than the latest issue of The Commentator. But the other article are from the print issue. YU...

     
  • Holiday Parties

    Gil Student (0)
    Holiday Parties

    I’ve often heard rabbis speak about office holiday parties as if they are obviously and unequivocally forbidden and...

     
  • Announcements #065: Six13 Concert in NYC, Motzaei Shabbat Dec. 20th

    Gil Student (0)
    Announcements #065: Six13 Concert in NYC, Motzaei Shabbat Dec. 20th

    Six13 Concert in NYC, Motzaei Shabbat Dec. 20th Six13 is proud to announce the arrival of “Volume III: Yesh Chadash”...