Bayla Sheva Brenner

Bayla Sheva Brenner is senior staff writer of the Orthodox Union.

NCSY Turns Sixty

by | in History

Gone are the days of saddle shoes, jukeboxes, love beads and disco. Ultimately, even Facebook will suffer the same fate. Teenagers grow up; rages fade. With one exception. NCSY. Six decades strong,… Read more

The Proba

by | in Religion

View from the Candidate Along with semichah, rabbinic hopefuls need stamina. The road to the rabbinate entails interviews—lots of them. If he passes those, he’s on his way to “the proba” (Shabbat… Read more