I tried to go to the Temple Mount. I have been in Jerusalem for several weeks now, studying at the Mayanot Yeshiva. Over Shabbat, a good friend of mine and I decided that it was time that we went to the location of the true holiest site in Judaism. That is the Temple Mount. Many […]
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One of the requirements for being a pro-Jewish and pro-Israel activist, which I am, is that I spend a great deal of time keeping up to date on current events and opinions in the Jewish world. I read articles, watch videos, and listen to podcasts and radio, but I also read their comment sections. These […]
My favorite Chabad rabbi and the community he and his wife have built here in Philadelphia received an exciting challenge from a very generous donor. The donor has pledged that if we can raise 18,000 dollars in donations by the end of May, he will match it with another 18,000. Challenge accepted. One of the […]
This is an essay that was written for a Sinai Scholars class. In the essay, I take a look at Jewish History and a few examples of how Jews have not only withstood tremendous hardship, but thrived under adversity through dedication to Torah and our people. -Andrew Torah in the Trenches: Jews, Persecution, and the […]