Jewish Holidays

The Sanctity of Time

May 19, 2011, by

The Sanctity of Time – The latest episode of The Good Vort, presented by Rabbi Yosef Grossman, OU Director of Kosher Education. Recorded live at OU World Headquarters, NY, NY, on May 5, 2011.

The Sinai Connection

July 23, 2009, by

Recapturing our lost connection to Sinai. Esther Wein’s new shiur for Tisha b’Av and Parshat Devarim.

Entrecote Marchand du Vin (Steak in Red Wine Sauce) with Sauteed Garlic Potatoes

May 28, 2009, by

Listen to Linda’s Food Talk show on! In a recent interview with Baroness Philippine de Rothschild, she talked about how great wine is made. Her cousin, Baron Edmund de Rothschild also makes wines, the ones distributed by Kedem, bearing the OU symbol (it should be emphasized that these wines are only acceptable when there […]

An Illuminating Message

April 20, 2009, by

photo credits: Rebecca Kowalsky. View Slideshow It started slowly, mere wisps of pink painted upon a deep blue sky. Then a golden glow suffused the horizon, getting brighter with each passing moment. And suddenly – she was there. She slid above the rolling mountains, first the tiniest sliver, then a half circle, and finally, a […]

Once in Twenty-Eight

April 20, 2009, by

When my alarm rang at 6:00 A.M. Wednesday morning April 8, every bone in my body started talking to me – and not one of them was saying anything polite. I had spent the last two days on my feet cooking around the clock and I was beat. All I wanted to do was sleep. […]

The Jewish Response To Tragedy

August 6, 2008, by

An in-depth study of the Tisha B’Av Kinot which will enhance the viewers’ knowledge and understanding of this tragic period in our history. Presented by Rabbi Dr. Jacob J. Schacter of the Jewish Center, New York City, and based upon the teachings of Maran HaGaon Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik ZT”L.