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Orthodox Union

IPA Mission to DC

June 16, 2011, by

As I mentioned last week, I was privileged to serve as Shavuos scholar-in-residence at theYoung Israel of North Beverly Hills, a very warm and gracious community that is currently completing […]

Have a Meaningful Shavuos

June 7, 2011, by

On behalf of everyone at the OU family, I want to wish you and your extended family a meaningful and wonderful Shavuos. I can’t thank you enough for all your […]

OU Welcomes Josh Pruzansky

June 7, 2011, by

We are pleased to welcome Josh Pruzansky, who has joined the OU as NJ Regional Director of Public Policy. In a statement, OU President Dr. Simcha Katz said that “no communal issue…is more […]

The Week at a Glance

June 6, 2011, by

I was at the Congregation Keter Torah (“the Roemer shul”) in Teaneck this past Shabbos, where I spoke on the topic of “Judaism’s Greatest Lightning Rod.” The greatest divide in Judaism today can be […]

Shylock Redux

June 2, 2011, by

For those who have requested a link to “Shylock, Shakespeare and the Jews: Anti-Semitism in The Merchant of Venice,” the program we co-sponsored at the Museum of Jewish Heritage, I am pleased to […]

NCSY and SKA to Berlin

June 2, 2011, by

A dozen high school girls from New York NCSY and the Stella K. Abraham High School for Girls spent a week with peers at the Lauder Yeshurun Midrasha Berlin. The program was spearheaded by Regional […]

“OU Kosher Coming” Goes to Schools

June 2, 2011, by

OU Kosher Coming, a program under the direction of Rabbi Eliyahu Safran that sends kashrus representatives to speak in all types of schools, yeshivas and seminaries, has recently received glowing feedback from […]

OU Kosher Meets with Paris Consistoire:

May 26, 2011, by

Earlier this month, OU Kosher CEO Rabbi Menachem Genack and COO Rabbi Moshe Elefant traveled to France to meet with the Paris Consistoire’s highest officials. Formed in 1808 by Napoleon to organize the Jewish communities, the […]