Planning a trip to Israel? Check out the OU Kosher Israel Guide, a joint effort of the OU Israel Center and OU Kosher. Both organizations understand the complexities of kashrut in Israel. It is important to be aware that there are more aspects to kosher food in Israel than there are elsewhere. The OU Kosher Israel Guide discusses a variety of subjects of interest: what is
The Program for Jewish Genetic Health, a joint initiative of Yeshiva University and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, recently launched a new online educational resource called the GeneSights Jewish Genetics Online Educational Series, to educate people about the various genetic health conditions that affect the Jewish community. The website, www.genesights.com, is free to registered
Donate now The scope of the post-Typhoon Haiyan catastrophe in the Philippines continues to grow as fresh reports come in of massive loss of life and unimaginable devastation. Evan as our thoughts and prayers are with those who have been so terribly affected, there is an urgent need for humanitarian assistance and the financial means to provide it. You
What would you do if someone questioned why you were Jewish? Slam poet, Ethan Metzger, tells his story.
The message of Bereishit is profound. Man is given a creative role, a unique ability, above all other creatures, to enter into a partnership in creation – as junior partners, to be sure, but partners nonetheless. We are entrusted beyond the role of watchman over someone else’s assets; we are commanded to expand and grow those assets, to improve the partnership’s holdings, to explore and take a degree of control over the partnership’s resources, for our own benefit.
Rabbi Elefant, host of the most listened-to Daf shiur in the world, talks with Nachum Segal about the Daf Yomi cycle and the much anticipated start of Tractate Pesachim.
This is the live broadcast of the Nachum Segal Network from the Orthodox Union’s 4th Jewish Communities Fair which took place on Sunday, April 21st, 2013. The fair, which had over 1,300 in attendance offered information and resources to families and individuals wishing to improve their quality of life by relocating to affordable Jewish Communities.
A heroic story of faith, courage and survival.
Tune into the YU Torah Halftime Show on Super Bowl Sunday for three exciting presentations on “Torah and Sports.” Featuring Mr. Charlie Harary, Rabbi Kenneth Brander and Mrs. C. B. Neugroschl.
The article How My Therapist Destroyed My Marriage, which discussed the danger of individual therapy in resolving marital conflict, prompted many passionate responses across the spectrum. Here are some them.