Fall 2014 Jewish Action Now Available

The fall edition of the OU’s Jewish Action magazine is out, with a cover story on the new entrepreneurs. Here are just a few of the features you will find:

The New Entrepreneur by Bayla Sheva Brenner
Why the entrepreneurial spirit is alive and well and booming in the Orthodox community.

My Abba, Rav Ovadia by Adina Bar Shalom with Toby Klein Greenwald
A personal account of Rav Ovadia by his daughter upon his first yahrtzeit.

Readings for the Yamim Noraim by Charlie Harary, Allison Josephs, Rabbi Yitzchok Adlerstein, Rachel Cohen, Rabbi Daniel Lapin and Leah Kohn
Leading thinkers and educators share their favorite books or seforim to help prepare for the holiness and awe of the day.

Everything You Need to Know About Shemittah by Rabbi Yissachar Dov Krakowski
With 5775 being a shemittah year, brush up on the mitzvah and its practical applications.

Is Healthy Eating the Latest Craze? by Naomi Ross
The latest food trends from the past year, including the rise in healthy eating.

Thanks to Editor Nechama Carmel, Assistant Editor Rashel Zywica and the members of the editorial committee – OU Communications Committee chairman Gerald M. Schreck, Chief Communications Officer Mayer Fertig, Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin, Binyamin Ehrenkranz, David Olivestone, Rabbi Gil Student and Rabbi Dr. Tzvi Hersh Weinreb – as well as to all the contributors and everyone else involved with producing the OU’s award-winning quarterly magazine.