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How a Shabbat Meal Turned a White Supremacist Against Bigotry

by Rabbi Efrem Goldberg The United States was hit by two disasters over the past two weeks. One was natural, and the other was man-made.  One left devastating damage as the result of strong winds and hard rain, while the other left horrific damage resulting from hate and discrimination. One caused hopelessness, while the other provides great reason…

Make Resolutions, Not Wishes

by Rabbi Efrem Goldberg A practical guide to real change. It was an ordinary day in Judge Mindy Glazer’s Miami-Dade courtroom when 49-year-old Arthur Booth appeared before her for his bond hearing. He had been arrested the previous day for breaking into a home, stealing a car, and running from police. He caused two accidents before…

RAJEon Olami Spain England Summit

RAJE Olami Summit 8 DAYS = TOLEDO, CORDOBA, MALAGA, GIBRALTAR, RONDA, SEVILLE, LONDON, BIRMINGHAM The Olami Summit is the global gathering for Jewish campus and young professional communities, where idea-generators, educators, funders and community leaders gather to inspire, to learn and to collaborate on new initiatives that meet the needs of our generation. Find out if an organization near…

The Legion NEW Brooklyn Location

The Legion is a revolutionary self-defense organization (non profit) offering an exclusive 9-month training program that includes physical self defense and classroom-setting counter terrorism training. Everyone accepted to the program is hand selected and all facets of training are taught by the world’s top experts. WHY? Three years ago, to address the rise in anti-Semitic attacks and…

Creation: A Convergence of Torah and Science

by Prof. Nathan Aviezer Once unthinkable, the accounts of creation by Torah and science are converging. Where did the universe come from? A person of faith would probably answer that the universe was created out of nothing, as stated in the first verse of the Torah. Such an answer was long considered a scientific impossibility, because…

Einstein’s Biggest Mistake

Einstein called it the biggest Blunder of his Career. How can other Intellectuals avoid making the same Mistake? What would happen if it were proved to you that God exists? How would it make you feel? Aish HaTorah’s Rabbi Moshe Zeldman discusses the importance of being objective within one’s intellectual pursuits and being careful to…

God Discovered in 5 Min

Human beings are a species that constantly look for order and reason in the universe (we’re looking at you Neil Degrasse Tyson). For centuries, many have credited various interpretations of a god or gods as the order and reason behind why events unfold as they do. However, modern science often leads to a heavy skepticism around the belief in such…

The Next Solar Eclipse in 2024: A Startling Message for the World 

by Rabbi Benjamin Blech The mystical meaning of the next eclipse which is only seven years away. Amazingly enough, the “totality eclipse” which took place this past Monday across the continental United States was not the end of the story. While eclipses of this magnitude are fairly rare occurrences – scientists tell us that if you…

The Titanic and the Jews

Some interesting facts about the fate of the Jews who boarded the Titanic. by Barbara Penn The year was 1912. It was a difficult time for the Jews of Europe – oppression, poverty, the Cantonist decree and pogroms in Russia loomed over their heads. From the 1880s to the early 1900s, many Jews fled Russia…