Tzvi Hersh Weinreb

We Cannot Forget Jerusalem

People often ask us why we, as leaders of a largely North American Jewish organization, should take such a deep and personal interest in the fate of Jerusalem, a city nearly 6,000 miles away. It’s a fair question: Why should we care whether Jerusalem is divided into Jewish and Arab zones?

Orthodox: Imbue Ritual With Spirituality

There is hardly an Orthodox Jewish community of any size in this country that does not have a day school, a Jewish high school and often a kollel of advanced scholars who are teaching and doing outreach in the community. The study of traditional texts is more widespread in American Orthodox Jewish communities today than ever before, and arguably