Lighting Shabbat candles, resting, and rejuvenating on Shabbat are critical to Jewish living
Common wisdom has it that spirit is loftier than matter and the soul superior to the body. But this is a "masculine" vision of life
The path towards Judaism for Matthew Jurgens, and the rabbi who helped him traverse it
Second season on new premises sees more activities and growing enrollment in programs for girls and boys
Many of the actions we take to educate our youngsters have little or no positive impact
Never mind the games and other playthings, this five-year-old had his eye on the real prize
It is said "A person should always be artful in piety" (Talmud, Brachot 17a). The artfulness lies in seeing that his piety not be noticed at all. We know that a number of the early chassidim concealed their true selves, and when discovered were sincerely distressed...
– Hayom Yom, Tishrei 8