JA Mag

Missing Rabbi Gettinger

by | in Tribute

By Dovid Cohen “Shkiah” is the Talmudic term used to describe sunset. There is much controversy surrounding the definition of this period of time, and much ink has been spilled explaining the various… Read more

Letters Summer 2015

by | in Letters

Wanted: A Davening Coach Alan Krinsky’s article on davening properly (“Pray or Play?,” winter 2014) is wonderful. Too many of us are concerned with finding the “fastest minyan in town.” We are casual… Read more

Washington Heights Opens Up

by | in Inside the OU

When the popular Mount Sinai Jewish Center in the Washington Heights section of New York wanted to reach out to affiliated and non-affiliated Jews in the area, it turned to the Orthodox Union. “We… Read more