Yisroel Levin, 21, of Brooklyn, and Elisheva Kaplan, 20, of Queens, got engaged a week ago.
To me, this beautiful quote from the late, great Maya Angelou, encapsulates so much of the tension in Orthodox Judaism today.
I had my greatest revelation about Judaism while studying Arabic in Cairo.
There’s a new kosher certification agency in town — and many other changes that threaten the monopoly over religious life in Israel.
I’m a sophomore at Ida Crown Jewish Academy, the largest Modern Orthodox high school in the Chicagoland area.
“My history was written by men. It is male centered. But my tradition is not.”
Many Jewish families rush to get married before Passover — and the reason has roots in Jewish history and mystical tradition.
Our community is better off with men and women serving in partnership with one another, leading the way to a better, more committed community.
Is Jewish law at odds with common sense? Here’s a fascinating look at what Jewish texts and modern experts have to say about fire safety on Shabbat:
As a teacher in an Orthodox boys’ school, I’m told to leave the room for prayer times. The message to my students is clear.