Ted wasn’t buying it.
On a recent Friday, Eitan Press stood in Jerusalem’s Mahane Yehuda Market offering to apply balm to the beards of passers-by.
Israel’s long-running struggle to balance modern standards with Jewish tradition has come to a head in the military, where new orders curtailing beards among soldiers have met protests from some rabbis.
The Supreme Court unanimously ruled in favor of a Muslim prisoner in Arkansas on his beard length in a case that drew Orthodox Jewish support.
The U.S. Air Force is swearing in its first bearded chaplain, a rabbi.
Who are you and what have you done with Saul?
LIVE with Kelly and Michael wrote: Homeland’s Mandy Patinkin chats about shaving his beard, and Kelly and Michael surprise Mandy with an email from a first kiss.
INSIDE OUT: Eilenberg trimmed his beard on Tuesday. He was so ashamed to have violated the Torah’s prohibition on shaving that he did not leave home again until Friday.
In the Studio With: Matisyahu
Matisyahu performed an acoustic set at Camp Solomon Schechter, and then opened it up for some Q&A with the campers and staff.