WSJ: The Improbable Happiness of Israelis
The Improbable Happiness of Israelis
Avinoam Bar-Yosef writes that global surveys find Israel high on happiness and life-satisfaction rankings—despite threats all around.
R Maryles: What is Modern Orthodoxy?
Emes Ve-Emunah: What is Modern Orthodoxy?
My outlook on Judaism is based mostly on the teachings of my primary Rebbe, Rabbi Aaron Soloveichik from whom I received my rabbinic ordination. It is also based on a search for spiritual truth. Among the various sources that put me on the right path, two great philosophic works stand out: “Halakhic…